Stories By Avneet Arora
131 Jul 2014 Thu
Salons and spas have been placed under very close scrutiny by state authorities in the western Indian province of Goa, with police claiming that many massage parlours are simply a front for prostitution
228 Jul 2014 Mon
Political parties in India have been trading barbs over Saturday's (July 26) violence in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. At least three people were killed and dozens injured, when Sikh and Muslim communities attacked each other over disputed land.
321 Jul 2014 Mon
Heavy rain is battering the northern Indian province of Uttarakhand. With major rivers edging closer to dangerous levels, there are fears of a repeat of the severe flooding that hit the region last year.
411 Jul 2014 Fri
The Indian government on Thursday proposed raising the country's foreign direct investment (FDI) limit to 49 per cent in the defence sector. While the move has largely been welcomed by experts and local industry manufacturers, critics said the proposal may endanger India's security.
507 Jul 2014 Mon
The new Indian government's recent fare hikes has raised expectations of big improvements to the country's dilapidated railway system. Analysts are expecting bold policy decisions in the upcoming railway budget, while commuters hope for better services.
602 Jul 2014 Wed
A spate of building collapses in India in the past year have killed over a hundred people, raising concerns about the safety of the country's booming construction sector.
726 Jun 2014 Thu
India's month-old government has encountered its first challenge on the economic front -- containing inflation.
816 Jun 2014 Mon
Thousands who survived the devastating flash floods in the northern Indian province of Uttarakhand one year ago are struggling to pick up the pieces. They want the government to fulfil its promise of providing monetary compensation, jobs and in many cases, new homes.
912 Jun 2014 Thu
India's capital is reeling under a major energy crisis as searing temperatures hit their highest in 62 years.
1007 Jun 2014 Sat
China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi will hold the country's first high-level meetings with the new Indian government when he travels to New Delhi on Sunday for a two-day visit.