A state in western India said Friday it will reserve 10 percent of government jobs and university spots for people whose income falls below a certain threshold after deadly caste protests last year.
Chinese dissident Lu Jinghua said Thursday New Delhi canceled her visa to travel to India to meet the Dalai Lama, just days after another Chinese activist was blocked after protest from Beijing.
Exiled Tibetans have re-elected Lobsang Sangay as their leader, the election commission said Wednesday, five years after the Dalai Lama ceded political power in a bid to foster democracy and secure his succession.
A huge landslide hit a camp for construction workers in a remote part of northeast India on Friday, killing at least 16, police said.
A horse was buried with "police honors" after dying from injuries suffered in an attack allegedly by an Indian politician, with his death triggering renewed outrage.
As one of New Delhi's thousands of street children, Jyoti Kumari knows more than most about the goings on in the Indian capital's desperate and sometimes brutal underbelly.
In a graveyard at his school in Indian Kashmir, principal Ghulam Ahmed Bhat stares sadly at a mound of freshly dug earth after another former pupil was killed in the region's conflict.
Indian authorities on Wednesday imposed a curfew in parts of Kashmir to stop fresh anti-India demonstrations following the killings of three people by Indian troops and a general strike called by separatists.
The U.S and India have reached a preliminary agreement that will make it easier for the two countries' militaries to work together in disasters or other emergencies, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday.
His Royal Highness Prince William tried his hand at Indian cookery Monday after he and wife Kate met perhaps their biggest fan in the country -- a dream come true for the 93-year-old.