Rescuers found two more bodies under a massive pile of broken concrete from a building that collapsed while being constructed in southern India, raising the death toll to at least 17 workers, a state official said Monday.
A Polish woman was drugged and raped as she traveled to the Indian capital with her 2-year-old daughter, police said Sunday, the latest in a string of sexual attacks on women in the country.
India on Sunday successfully launched its first rocket using domestically produced booster technology after several previous missions had failed, taking another step forward in its ambitious space program.
Indian rescuers raced to find survivors in the ruins of a partly-constructed apartment block Sunday after its collapse left at least 15 people dead in the country's latest building disaster.
India's prime minister said Friday that he would step aside after 10 years in office, paving the way for Rahul Gandhi to take the reins of the world's biggest democracy if his party stays in power in this year's elections.
An Indian teenager was gang-raped in two separate attacks and then died after being set on fire, sparking protests in the eastern city of Kolkata, police said on Thursday.5 Comments
A bus plunged into a 120-meter deep gorge Thursday in western India, splitting open on the rocky ground below, killing at least 30 people, police said.
Delhi's newly sworn-in chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal, has still to prove himself and will kick off his tenure by seeking a vote of confidence for his minority government today.1 Comment
With vigils and prayers, India on Sunday marked the first anniversary of the death of a student savagely gang-raped on a bus — a tragedy that sparked nationwide protests against the treatment of women.
Anti-corruption champion Arvind Kejriwal promised to serve “the common man” as he was sworn in Saturday as chief minister of New Delhi in what supporters hope will mark a turning point in India's graft-ridden politics.