Warning of strict action against people stashing black money, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said prosecution would be initiated against those found to have parked funds illegally in accounts named in "Panama Papers."
Lobsang Sangay was sworn in for his second term as prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile Friday and said he will make maximum efforts to achieve regional autonomy for Tibet during his five-year term, but will prepare a strategy for the next 50 years if it's unsuccessful.
An explosion tore through a chemical plant on Thursday, killing three workers and injuring up to 35 others in India's financial capital of Mumbai, officials said.
India routinely uses outdated and loosely worded laws to crack down on dissent, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday, urging the government to repeal or amend legislation used to stifle free speech.
India successfully launched its first mini space shuttle on Monday as New Delhi's famously frugal space agency joined the global race to make rockets as reusable as airplanes.
Authorities in a parched western Indian state sprinkled water in the streets and awaited the arrival of a special water train on Saturday, two days after temperatures reached a record-high 51 degrees Celsius.
A young Congolese teacher has been killed by a group of men in New Delhi, police said Saturday, the latest victim in a series of attacks on African nationals in India.
A city in western India has suffered through the country's highest temperature in history -- a scorching 51 degrees Celsius.
India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) claimed victory in Assam elections Thursday, marking the first time the Hindu nationalist party has won control of a state in the country's restive northeast.
A truck and an overcrowded autorickshaw have collided in southern India, killing 10 members of the same family and five others, police said Sunday.