Alahednews Alahednews India Ready to Impose Higher Tariffs on Over 20 US Goods India is preparing to impose higher tariffs on over 20 US goods. India Cyclone: 300k Evacuated as Country Braces for Hurricane Cyclone Vayu was expected to skirt the peninsula before returning to sea. Amnesty: India Abusing «Lawless» Detention Act in Kashmir Amnesty International slammed India for misusing a law allowing for detention without trial in Kashmir. India’s Monsoon Officially Arrives in Southern Kerala India’s annual monsoon officially arrived on the coast of southern Kerala state on Saturday. Early Celebrations Break Out at Ruling BJP’s Headquarter in New Delhi Early celebrations started at Modi’s BJP headquarters in New Delhi. India’s Modi Secures 2nd Term, Stronger Majority Modi’s party is on course to win the general election by a substantial margin. India’s Strongest Storm since 2014 Weakening after Evacuation of Nearly 800k The Weather office said that the strongest storm in India since 2014 is now weakening. Indian Intelligence Warns of Possible Suicide Attacks during Elections Indian intelligence warned that suicide bombers could use motorcycles to stage attacks during the elections. Millions of Indians Head to 2nd Phase of Polls Another 155 million Indians go to polls in second phase of mammoth election. India Storms Kill 35, Leave Widespread Damage At least 35 people had been killed by storms that struck India, leaving widespread damage. Indian Elections 2019: World’s Largest Vote Starts in India 900-million Indians are eligible to vote over April and May in the largest election on the planet. India Promises ‘Firm Response to Any Provocation’ by Pakistan in Kashmir India reserves its right to a “firm and decisive response” to any possible provocation by Pakistan in the disputed Kashmir region. At Least 4 Terrorists Killed in Jammu and Kashmir Region Skirmish At least 4 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorrist were killed in encounter with Indian security forces. Indian PM: Pakistan Still Counting Corpses after IAF Airstrike Indian PM Modi lashed out at the opposition parties for questioning the IAF air raid on a suspected terror training camp in Pakistan. India’s PM Declares ’Space Superpower’ As Satellite Downed by Missile India announced destroying a low-orbiting satellite in a missile test. India Pakistan Trade Heavy Cross-Border Fire and Shelling The border patrol forces from India and Pakistan have exchanged heavy fire and shelling. Kashmir: Clashes Erupt After Grenade Injures Three Security Troops A grenade attack left three Indian police troops injured in Kashmir, including an officer. Shooting Erupts Between Indian, Pakistani Forces in Makwal Sector, Jammu One Indian soldier was killed and three more seriously injured in an exchange of fire early in the morning between Indian and Pakistani forces Indian Police: Grenade Blast in Jammu Kills One, Wounds at Least 29 Indian police said a grenade explosion in Jammu killed one person and injured 29. India Bombs Pakistan, Saying It Targeted Terrorist Camps in Cross-Border Air Raid India bombed Pakistan saying the country’s aircraft made a successful bombing run against terrorists in Kashmir. India: 13 Miners Feared Dead in Remote Northeast Thirteen miners were missing and feared dead following the collapse of a shaft and flooding of a coal mine. India Gets US Waiver to Continue Iran Oil Imports Officials in New Delhi say the US has agreed to grant India a waiver from Iran sanctions. India not Cutting Ties With Russia as Trump Vows ’Swift’ Response to S-400 Deal India signed a $5.4 billion deal to buy five Russian S-400 air defense systems despite the looming threat of US sanctions on countries that trade with India to Pursue Independent Policy despite Sanctions Threat over Russia’s S-400 The $5.4 billion deal to supply Russian S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missiles to India was signed by the two countries in New Delhi on Friday. The deli Kremlin: India, Russia Formally Ink $5.4 billion S-400 System Deal India and Russia formally signed $5.4 billion S-400 air defense system deal.