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Sixty children die in Indian hospital amid furore over oxygen supplies

Northern Indian state suspends hospital chief after deaths of 60 children.

Bollywood film spotlights India's toilet shortage

'Toilet: A love story' is a true-life tale of one man's battle to build toilets in ​rural India.

Mysterious hair chopping incidents grip India

Several women in the Indian capital and some other northern states have reported having their hair mysteriously chopped off while they were sleeping.
August 04, 2017 | 08:58 am GMT+7

China says India building up troops amid border stand off

China accuses India of illegally remaining on its territory, saying 'this is certainly not for peace.'
August 04, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

World's 'highest' village runs dry as warming hits the Himalayas

'These days the water is not coming like it used to. The seasons are changing. We see there is less water than before.'
August 01, 2017 | 08:08 am GMT+7

No room at the inn for India's 'sacred' cows

Though cows are fed, treated and even massaged after being rescued, cows are reported to have died from hunger in recent weeks.
July 30, 2017 | 07:15 pm GMT+7

The force is female: India's women cops take a stand

All-female police units are shaking up the male-dominated force in conservative northwest India, hitting the streets to combat sex crimes and a pervasive culture of silence around ...
July 25, 2017 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Drowning for sand: miners risk all for India's building boom

Miners are dying to meet rising demand from a booming construction sector.
July 24, 2017 | 04:36 pm GMT+7

The Indian woman defying body stereotypes through yoga

A plus-sized Indian woman is challenging body stereotypes and defying internet trolls with a series of yoga videos that are proving a hit on social media.
July 16, 2017 | 05:33 pm GMT+7

Floods in India's northeast kill 40; endanger rare one-horned rhinos

The Brahmaputra river has burst its banks after torrential monsoon rains, swamping more than 2,500 villages in India's Assam state.
July 13, 2017 | 04:21 pm GMT+7

Dying 'Mother Ganga': India's holy river succumbs to pollution

'Mother Ganga' is dying, despite decades of government efforts to save it.
July 10, 2017 | 05:54 pm GMT+7

India's rising ballet star is bound for New York

An Indian teenager from humble beginnings has been accepted at the American Ballet Theatre in New York for a four-year course.
July 09, 2017 | 03:41 pm GMT+7

Trump urges India's Modi to fix deficit, but stresses strong ties

Trump and Modi appeared to get along well.
June 27, 2017 | 11:00 am GMT+7

Tulips bloom in Kashmir as Indian farmers discover flower power

As the Himalayan region struggles with unemployment and the loss of large swathes of its agricultural land to construction, local farmers are being won over to floriculture.
June 01, 2017 | 02:30 pm GMT+7

Indian woman tops Everest twice in week, breaks record

She has climbed Mount Everest five times.
May 21, 2017 | 04:05 pm GMT+7