India routinely uses outdated and loosely worded laws to crack down on dissent, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday, urging the government to repeal or amend legislation used to stifle free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.
Gunmen shot dead two journalists in 24 hours in separate incidents in eastern India, police and local reports said Saturday, the latest media killing in Asia's deadliest country for reporters.
Lamborghini India Head Sharad Agarwal poses for a photograph with the Huracan 610-4 Spyder during a launch in Bangalore, India on Friday, May 13.
India has overhauled its archaic bankruptcy laws in a key reform that will make it vastly easier to wind down companies and help banks to recover bad loans.