An Indian teenager was gang-raped in two separate attacks and then died after being set on fire, sparking protests in the eastern city of Kolkata, police said on Thursday.5 Comments
A bus plunged into a 120-meter deep gorge Thursday in western India, splitting open on the rocky ground below, killing at least 30 people, police said.
Delhi's newly sworn-in chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal, has still to prove himself and will kick off his tenure by seeking a vote of confidence for his minority government today.1 Comment
With vigils and prayers, India on Sunday marked the first anniversary of the death of a student savagely gang-raped on a bus — a tragedy that sparked nationwide protests against the treatment of women.
Anti-corruption champion Arvind Kejriwal promised to serve “the common man” as he was sworn in Saturday as chief minister of New Delhi in what supporters hope will mark a turning point in India's graft-ridden politics.
A fire engulfed a coach of an express train in southern India on Saturday, killing at least 26 passengers, many of whom became trapped and suffocated after the doors failed to open, officials said.
A fire engulfed two coaches of an express train in southern India early Saturday, killing at least 23 passengers, many of whom became trapped and suffocated after the doors failed to open, officials said.
The United Nations has approved a request from India to accredit a New York-based diplomat after her arrest by U.S. authorities on criminal charges including visa fraud, a U.N. official said on Monday.2 Comments
A new political party pledging to uproot corruption from Indian politics announced Monday that it will form a government in the capital city.
India's anti-graft crusader Arvind Kejriwal vowed Sunday to punish corrupt politicians and clean up “dirty politics” in a fiery speech that hinted his party may lend support to form a coalition government in Delhi.