Stories By Avneet Arora
124 Oct 2014 Fri
Starting next month, all replies given under the Right to Information (RTI) Act by ministries will be posted online, available for access to all and not just to persons seeking the information. This will mean unprecedented scale of disclosure and cheer transparency advocates.
223 Oct 2014 Thu
But the election result in the western state of Maharashtra was less clear cut, forcing the BJP to enter into power-sharing negotiations with its estranged alliance partner, the regional Shiv Sena party.
321 Oct 2014 Tue
After registering comprehensive victories in two Indian provincial elections, Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party will now turn its attention to the capital Delhi, which has been without a government since February.
425 Sep 2014 Thu
Next month's assembly election in India's Maharashtra state will be the first real popularity test of the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
524 Sep 2014 Wed
India has become the first nation to reach Mars on its maiden attempt. It is also the first Asian country to have achieved this feat.
610 Sep 2014 Wed
India's disaster response force, led by the army and air force, has stepped up rescue operations in flood-ravaged areas in the northern state of Jammu and Kashmir.
709 Sep 2014 Tue
According to the United Nations, about 1.1 billion people around the world relieve themselves in the open, and more than half of them live in India.
829 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.
927 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.
1021 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continue her non-violent struggle despite her release from a prison hospital - until a controversial anti-terror law is repealed.