Stories By Avneet Arora
129 Aug 2014 Fri
The transition in India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is now complete - a move analysts say also consolidates Prime Minister Naredra Modi's grip on power.
227 Aug 2014 Wed
Hundreds of bars selling alcohol in the popular Indian tourist spot of Kerala will soon be receiving notices to close within 15 days - it is part of the state government's attempt to ban the sale and consumption of liquor. But the proposed ban has triggered a furious debate.
321 Aug 2014 Thu
Indian activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on hunger strike for 14 years, has vowed to continue her non-violent struggle despite her release from a prison hospital - until a controversial anti-terror law is repealed.
418 Aug 2014 Mon
Hundreds and thousands of people have been affected by torrential rain and flooding in northern and eastern India.
515 Aug 2014 Fri
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his first Independence Day speech, has emphasised the need for better governance. He said the country cannot move ahead if there is disunity in the government.
610 Aug 2014 Sun
Hindi-speaking aspirants to India's prestigious civil service said they want the English language component of the entrance exams scrapped. They claimed it is disciminatory to non-fluent English speakers.
704 Aug 2014 Mon
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrapped up his two-day visit to Nepal after meeting Nepalese President Ram Baran Yadav on Monday (4 August).
801 Aug 2014 Fri
US Secretary of State John Kerry concluded his three-day visit to India after holding talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday (August 1).
931 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
1028 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.