Police have arrested a schoolgirl in northeast India for allegedly cheating during pressure-packed exams that saw her come top in the state in a growing scandal, a senior officer said Sunday.
NEW DELHI - India has blamed regional rival China for blocking its entry to a nuclear trade group opposed to the proliferation of nuclear weapons, after its members met in South Korea with no decision on India's bid to join.
India successfully launched a rocket carrying 20 satellites on Wednesday, setting a new national record as its famously frugal space agency looks to grab a larger slice of the lucrative commercial space market.
By the time the working day begins in northeast India on the longest day of the year, the sun is already high in the sky and the heat is nearing its peak -- because clocks across the vast country are set to the same hour.
When Santosh Gaikwad, India's last-known practicing taxidermist, first started stuffing animals 13 years ago he would keep dead birds in his family's freezer at home, much to his wife's consternation.
An Indian court jailed 11 Hindus for life on Friday over the massacre of dozens of Muslims in Gujarat state 14 years ago, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi was chief minister.
Naraporn Chan-ocha, the wife of the Prime Minister of Thailand, Prayuth Chan-ocha, prays at a Buddhist display in the Buddhist Art Gallery at the National Museum in New Delhi on Friday, June 17. The Thai prime minister is on an official visit to India.
A member of the Indian LGBT community attends a vigil in Mumbai on Thursday, June 16, in solidarity with the victims of the Orlando mass shooting.
A city of nearly 7 million people in southern India has declared a "high alert" for polio after an active strain of the virus was found in samples of sewage water, an official said Wednesday.
Hindu devotees bathe at Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, in Allahabad, India, Tuesday, June 14. Hindus across the country are celebrating Ganga Dussehra, devoted to the worship of the river Ganges.