Only three words were scrawled on the letter from her husband and posted to her parent's home in central India, but they were enough to shatter Sadaf Mehmood's life.
Five Indians who raped a Danish tourist after she asked for directions in New Delhi were sentenced to life in prison Friday for the attack two years ago that highlighted the plague of sexual violence in the country.
Indian police have arrested the head of a children's home after six girls all under 10 accused him of sexually assaulting them and filming the acts, an officer said Thursday.
Workers sharpen scissors inside a workshop in Kolkata, India on Thursday, June 9.
The United States returned more than 200 precious artifacts to India on Monday in a ceremony with visiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Justice Department said.
In an intensive care unit, a nurse soothes a crying baby rescued in a raid on a private Indian hospital that police suspect was selling abandoned newborns on the black market.
KOLKATA, India -- Manohar Aich, a celebrated Indian bodybuilder and former Mr. Universe, has died in the eastern city of Kolkata. He was 104.
An egret takes off over the banks of river Brahmaputra on the eve of World Environment Day in Gauhati, India, Saturday, June 4. During this time of the year, hundreds of egrets build their nests in thickly populated trees along the Brahmaputra. World Environment Day is celebrated June 5 every year by the United Nations to stimulate global awareness on environmental issues.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Afghanistan on Saturday to inaugurate a US$290 million hydroelectric dam with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, the latest Indian investment that highlights strengthening ties between the two countries.
A mysterious cult at the center of deadly clashes in India was running its own pseudo-government, army, court and a prison where torture was the norm, a senior police officer told AFP Saturday.