The wife of a former high-flying U.N. diplomat and Indian government minister was murdered and did not commit suicide as earlier suspected, Delhi's police chief said Tuesday.
Five men have been arrested over the alleged gang rape and extortion of a Japanese tourist held as a sex slave for nearly a month in a basement near a famous Buddhist shrine in India, officials said Sunday.
Indian police have arrested two brothers accused of repeatedly raping a 22-year-old Japanese tourist over three weeks near Bodh Gaya, Buddhism's holiest site, an official said Saturday.
The number of rapes reported in New Delhi increased by nearly a third in the last year, police said Friday, highlighting the alarming levels of sexual violence against women in the Indian capital.
An Indian woman who was allegedly raped by an Uber taxi driver said on Thursday that she has stopped going out alone and has trouble falling asleep after the attack.
Pakistan and India on Thursday exchanged lists of their nuclear sites under an agreement barring them from attacking each other's atomic facilities in the event of war, officials said.
Police in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat faced widespread criticism Thursday after staging an anti-terrorism exercise featuring “militants” dressed up as Muslims.
India's government Wednesday announced a nationwide scheme to check whether people are using toilets as part of a cleanliness drive championed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
One woman died and two people were injured late Sunday when a crude bomb exploded outside a restaurant in the southern Indian city of Bangalore, police said.
India's army chief pledged Friday to intensify a military offensive in Assam as it tries to track down separatist rebels who killed 69 villagers in the restive northeastern state this week.
More than 2,000 people have fled their homes in the restive Indian state of Assam after separatist rebels killed dozens of villagers, some of them children, an official said Thursday.
At least 56 people including children died in a series of militant attacks in Assam, Indian police said Wednesday, as the rebels dramatically intensified a long-running separatist campaign in the tea-growing state.
The death toll from a series of attacks by armed militants in remote northeast India has risen to 56, police said Wednesday.
Opposition lawmakers, charging that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has done little to stop hard-liners in his party from forcibly converting religious minorities to Hinduism, threw Parliament into an uproar Monday, with the upper house of Parliament adjourned after descending into shouting matches.