- India execution brings out mixed feelings on punishment Updated: Jul-29-15 10:11 pm
NEW DELHI - Few countries sentence more people to death than India. Whether those punishments are actually carried out is another matter. Though well over a thousand people have been sent to death row this century, just four have been executed.
- 10 killed in India as militants attack police station, bus Updated: Jul-27-15 9:43 am
NEW DELHI - Indian forces fought an extended gunbattle Monday with militants who attacked a moving bus and stormed into a police station in a northern town bordering Pakistan, with 10 people killed in the violence, officials said.
- India's 'Medicine Baba' gets drugs from rich, gives to poor Updated: Jul-24-15 5:40 am
NEW DELHI - Omkarnath spends his days searching New Delhi for drugs. A call to the phone number printed boldly on his saffron-colored tunic reveals his alternate identity: "Hello, I am Medicine Baba."
- Ex-UN climate panel head accused of stalking loses India job Updated: Jul-24-15 3:40 am
NEW DELHI - The former chairman of the U.N. climate panel has been removed from his job as head of a top energy institute in India following allegations of sexual harassment.
- Carlos to turn out as player for Indian team Delhi Dynamos Updated: Jul-09-15 10:41 am
NEW DELHI - Former Brazil and Real Madrid star Roberto Carlos will turn out for Delhi Dynamos in this year's Indian Super League in addition to being the manager, the team announced on Thursday.
- Food politics hits India's most malnourished children Updated: Jul-09-15 3:46 am
MADKHEDA, India - Clutching battered metal plates, the children waited patiently in a remote central Indian village for the two small flat pieces of bread and scoop of boiled potato curry that would be their only full meal that day.
- Young Indians embrace dating apps despite social taboos Updated: Jul-07-15 5:58 am
NEW DELHI - Aditi Mendiratta's biggest worry as she's swiping left and right is hiding the smartphone notifications that read "Congratulations! You have a new match" from her parents.