Stories By Zain Awan
119 Jan 2015 Mon
While environmentalists have welcomed a decision to impose fines on those littering the holy river Yamuna, India's Supreme Court has criticised the slow progress of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project of cleaning up the holy river Ganga, or Ganges.
210 Jan 2015 Sat
The Dosti bus service, which has been plying the Delhi-Lahore route for 16 years, has been terminated by Pakistan citing "terror threats."
306 Jan 2015 Tue
Some security experts said bilateral relations will continue to be tense in the run-up to visits by US Secretary of State John Kerry and President Obama later this month.
429 Dec 2014 Mon
No militant group has claimed responsibility for the blast in the southern city of Bengaluru on Sunday (Dec 28), but India's home ministry has tightened security in all vulnerable cities after the attack.
526 Dec 2014 Fri
While the killer waves left countless orphans, there were also several mothers who lost their children. Sterilised or too old to conceive, a few were abandoned by their husbands. Some went into depression and even committed suicide. Others attempted recanalisation to try to conceive.
623 Dec 2014 Tue
Opposition parties protested for days in parliament against hardline Hindu groups for converting religious minorities to Hinduism and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being soft on these groups.
718 Dec 2014 Thu
Students in India offered prayers for the nearly 150 victims of a Taliban massacre at a school in the northwest frontier city of Peshawar in Pakistan.
815 Dec 2014 Mon
Ahead of a possible visit by US President Barack Obama to India, security's been tightened in New Delhi amid intelligence of possible activities by various militant groups.
912 Dec 2014 Fri
Social activists and the legal fraternity have hailed the government's move to decriminalise attempted suicide.
1011 Dec 2014 Thu
Indian paramiliary forces battling a Maoist insurgency in the dense forests of Chhattisgarh state are being waylaid by mosquito-borne malaria at an alarming rate.