Stories By Zain Awan
122 Oct 2014 Wed
Potters in eastern India's Siliguri find it hard to enjoy Diwali, as homes replace earthen lamps with cheaper China-made products during the festival of lights.
217 Oct 2014 Fri
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with the country's top military commanders on Friday (Oct 17), as India successfully test fired a nuclear-capable missile from its eastern coast of Balasore in Odisha.
316 Oct 2014 Thu
Statistics have suggested that food spoilage in wholesale markets is hampering food availability.
413 Oct 2014 Mon
National Disaster Response Force teams began Monday (Oct 13) to try to restore power to affected areas as evacuees left cyclone shelters and returned to their homes, after Cyclone Hudhud pounded India's eastern coast.
511 Oct 2014 Sat
The decision to award the Nobel Peace Prize to activists, Kailash Satyarthi from India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan has come at a time when the two nations are embroiled in the worst border violence in decades - but they have declared it an opportunity to find a lasting solution.
610 Oct 2014 Fri
Two eastern Indian provinces of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha are gearing up to face Cyclone Hudhud, expected to make landfall over the weekend.
702 Oct 2014 Thu
The US$32b project aims to clean up India and improve sanitation by 2019. But the opposition Congress Party sees it as a gimmick by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
826 Sep 2014 Fri
In Washington, Mr Modi will attend the UN General Assembly before sitting down for bilateral talks with President Barack Obama.
923 Sep 2014 Tue
Weeks after being a news anchor with Lotus News in Coimbatore, south India, transgender Padmini Prakash has found herself not just fronting the news, but in the news.
1018 Sep 2014 Thu
India and China have signed 12 agreements in various fields as Chinese President Xi Jinping visits the South Asian country. But the contentious Sino-Indian border issue cast a shadow on the summit between India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi.