An overloaded passenger boat has capsized in a river in eastern India, leaving 29 people confirmed dead as rescuers searched for others feared missing, an official said Monday.
Think twice before taking a deep breath in New Delhi, where worsening air pollution has drawn comparisons with Beijing, the world's pollution poster child.
India's financial capital unveiled its first monorail system on Saturday, a much-delayed project that aims to boost the city's creaking transport infrastructure and ease traffic on its notoriously congested roads.
Several of India's most popular car models, including the famously small Tata Nano, crumpled in independent crash tests in ways that would likely lead to fatality or serious injury, a global car safety watchdog said Friday.
In her first public appearance since the French president broke up with her, Valerie Trierweiler turned her attention to the less fortunate on Monday, cuddling and kissing children in a pediatric ward in India.
An overcrowded boat that capsized off India's Andaman Islands, causing the deaths of 21 people, was not carrying life jackets and rescuers did not arrive for two hours, officials and survivors said Monday.
A boat carrying local tourists capsized Sunday in India's Andaman Sea in the Bay of Bengal, killing 21 people, officials said.
Male residents fled an Indian village Friday after the alleged gang-rape of a young woman on the orders of tribal elders as police told of how locals tried to prevent her from reporting her ordeal.
Authorities in northern India said Friday they would demolish an “illegal” Coca-Cola bottling plant at the center of protests over accusations it is extracting too much groundwater.
The Reserve Bank of India today decided to withdraw all currency notes issued prior to 2005, including 500 and 1,000 denominations, after March 31 in a move apparently aimed at curbing black money and fake currencies.