Stories By Avneet Arora
125 May 2015 Mon
India is planning to ask Pakistan to freeze the assets of three of its most-wanted fugitives, accused of being involved in terror attacks in India.
223 May 2015 Sat
An advertisement placed by a mother seeking a groom for her gay son has gained widespread attention in India. The classified ad is the first of its kind in a country where homosexuality is illegal.
314 May 2015 Thu
Pictures of elected officials and political party leaders in government-paid advertisements will no longer be allowed under India's Supreme Court ruling.
412 May 2015 Tue
Ahead of inflation data on Tuesday, experts warn the recent spell of unseasonal rains, coupled with a potentially drier than usual monsoon season, could revive price pressures.
505 May 2015 Tue
Some women’s rights campaigners in the India have called the government’s decision to not criminalise marital rape, "regressive". Others say making it an offence could lead to misuse of the law.
601 May 2015 Fri
The woman and her teenage daughter were on their way to visit a temple when they were allegedly molested and thrown off a moving bus. The young girl died on the spot, while her mother lies in hospital, seriously injured.
729 Apr 2015 Wed
India’s biggest tax reform initiative - the goods and services tax (GST) Bill - is facing stiff resistance from several Opposition parties, including the Congress party, which ironically was the first to propose it.
827 Apr 2015 Mon
The Indian government is pulling all stops to support its strategically important neighbour as Nepal grapples with the scale of Saturday's earthquake.
925 Apr 2015 Sat
Three casualties have been reported from the eastern province of Bihar and one from West Bengal. Mobile services were also affected in several parts.
1024 Apr 2015 Fri
The vice-president of India's National Congress party took a nearly two-month sabbatical from active politics to assess his strategy. He returned last week to rally farmers against a land acquisition bill then focused on internet access rules in an appeal to youth.