An Indian navy submarine crippled Wednesday by a pair of explosions that killed at least some of the 18 sailors aboard had been damaged in another deadly blast in 2010 and had been brought back into service only a few months ago.
Indian negotiators set a higher base price for the purchase of helicopters from AgustaWestland and frequently changed the bidding rules, the federal auditor said on Tuesday, making it harder for the government to complete the 560 million euro (US$744.43 million) deal.
India unveiled its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier on Monday, a landmark moment in the US$5 billion project that seeks to project the country's power and check the rising influence of China.
India announced on Saturday that its first indigenously built nuclear submarine is ready for sea trials, a step before it becomes fully operational, and called it a “giant stride” for the nation.
A town in the south of Indian Kashmir was under curfew for a second day Saturday after two people were killed and dozens wounded in Hindu-Muslim clashes in the disputed Himalayan region, police said.
India's parliament was paralyzed on Wednesday as opposition lawmakers angrily protested over the government's response to an ambush in which five soldiers were shot dead on the border with Pakistan in the disputed region of Kashmir.
Bollywood is foraying into controversial terrain with new spy thriller, “Madras Cafe,” whose depiction of rebels in the Sri Lankan civil war has raised concerns among India's large Tamil population.
Doctors discharged a 1-year-old Indian baby from hospital on Friday after nearly four months of treatment and surgeries to correct a rare disorder that caused her head to nearly double in size.
Plans by British resources giant Vedanta to mine bauxite in hills in eastern India have been vetoed by tribal locals who regard the site of the project as sacred, officials and campaigners said Wednesday.
An Indian government official says the ruling coalition has decided to support the creation of a new state in southern India. Civil aviation minister Ajit Singh told reporters that the United Progressive Alliance coalition unanimously agreed Tuesday to endorse the formation of a new state called Telangana to be carved out of Andhra Pradesh state.