Stories By Zain Awan
118 Aug 2014 Mon
With more than 10,000 inmates, New Delhi's Tihar Central Prison has a notorious reputation. But the prison has recently taken a step to break some of these shackles and give its inmates ambitions for the future - with food.
213 Aug 2014 Wed
India's traditional sport of kabaddi is expected to reach a new high with the establishment of a World Kabaddi League.
312 Aug 2014 Tue
India is battling a deadly encephalitis outbreak in the eastern provinces of Assam and West Bengal, with more than 300 people killed over the past few weeks by the disease.
406 Aug 2014 Wed
Scores of Indian workers had been repatriated following conflict in North Africa and the Middle East in recent weeks. While they have returned safely, they worry about the uncertain future back home.
521 Jul 2014 Mon
Smokers in India have been left fuming, after the government announced a hike in “sin taxes” for cigarettes in its latest budget. The government said the increased excise tax is an attempt to reduce tobacco-related deaths, but there are smokers who doubt the move will work.
611 Jul 2014 Fri
Despite a population of more than a billion, India does not feature as a football superpower. Fans of the game believe that too much red tape and too little infrastructure are the main culprits.
710 Jul 2014 Thu
While football is growing in popularity in India, it might take a little longer before the cricket loving country makes the swap to the beautiful game.
825 Jun 2014 Wed
India's most populous state Uttar Pradesh has seen a spate of violent crimes against women in the past month.
920 Jun 2014 Fri
Exiled Kashmiri Pandits have found new hope of returning to their homeland in the Indian-administered northern state of Jammu and Kashmir. But even as the new Indian government promises to expedite their safe return, some members of the community are sceptical about their future.
1009 Jun 2014 Mon
India's heatwave has intensified, particularly in the north, with temperatures hitting above 40 degrees Celsius.