Stories By Avneet Arora
110 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.
209 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.
329 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.
427 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.
521 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continue her non-violent struggle despite her release from a prison hospital - until a controversial anti-terror law is repealed.
618 Aug 2014 Mon
Hundreds and thousands of people have been affected by torrential rain and flooding in northern and eastern India.
715 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.
810 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.
904 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).
1001 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).