A passenger train rammed into a school bus in southern India on Thursday killing 20 people, mostly young children, officials said, in the latest fatal accident on the country's rail network.
A seven-year-old girl was found hanging from a tree Thursday in a village in eastern India after locals suspect she was raped, police said, the latest in a string of reported attacks against children.
Indian police beat back angry protesters who attempted to storm the premises of a top Bangalore school where a 6-year-old girl was allegedly raped, an officer said Monday.
An outbreak of encephalitis has killed 60 people in two weeks in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, a top health official has said, calling the situation “alarming.”
A roller-skating instructor was due in court Monday over the alleged rape of a six-year-old student which sparked protests from outraged parents, an official in the Indian city of Bangalore said.
Young Indian women fear and loathe her. Soap operas showcase her iron-fisted rule. And sociologists spend hours debating the torment she is accused of unleashing across the country.
onesian presidential contender Prabowo Subianto ordered the abduction of democracy activists in the dying days of dictator Suharto's rule, used to be married to one of the strongman's daughters, and was once refused entry to the U.S. over rights abuses.
Thousands of people angry over alleged police inaction after a 6-year-old girl was raped at her school in southern India rallied Saturday to demand that authorities arrest those responsible for the attack.
India's new right-wing government has cleared the way for billionaire Gautam Adani to further develop a massive coastal Special Economic Zone, a company statement said Wednesday.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed on the need to resolve a decades-old border dispute during talks before the BRICS summit in Brazil, a statement said Tuesday.