Hindu devotees participate in a procession towards the Arabian Sea where a giant idol of the elephant-headed god Ganesha will be immersed on the final day of the ten-day long Ganesha Chaturthi festival in Mumbai, India, Thursday, Sept. 15.
One was the poster boy of Indian Kashmir's uprising, the other a seemingly random victim of a surge of violence that shows little sign of ending.
Incidents of looting and vandalism eased Tuesday in parts of India's information technology hub of Bangalore after authorities imposed a curfew amid widespread protests overnight over India's top court ordering the southern state of Karnataka to release water from a disputed river to a neighboring state.
Indian Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Sept. 13.
A police officer and four militants were killed in separate incidents Sunday in Indian administered-Kashmir as hundreds of residents clashed with security forces in the region hit by weeks of deadly unrest.
An Indian villager offers prayers over the bodies of two female elephants after they were electrocuted next to an electricity pole at Kiranchandra Tea Garden, on the outskirts of Siliguri on Saturday, Sept. 10.
As the temperature heads towards 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) in New Delhi, Ram Babu sets off on his bicycle in an unlikely race against time to deliver ice before it melts.
The former women's minister of the Indian capital -- who was sacked over a "sex tape" -- has now been arrested following a claim by a woman shown in the tape that he raped her, an investigator said Sunday.
India said Saturday it is giving Vietnam half a billion dollars in credit to boost defense ties, the latest security deal between the two nations seeking to counter Beijing's muscle-flexing in the South China Sea.
An elderly homeless woman asks for alms on the streets in Kolkata, India, Wednesday, Aug. 31. Some 800 million people in the country live in poverty, many of whom migrate to big cities in search of a livelihood and often ending up on the streets.