Parents in India risk lives to help children cheat in exams

One-Minute Read
Fri 20 Mar, AT 15:00

Desperate parents scale the walls of exam centres to help children pass 'make-or-break' tests

Swine flu: what is the H1N1 virus and how is it spread?

One-Minute Read
Fri 27 Feb, AT 13:01

As India battles to contain one of its worst swine flu outbreaks, doctors urge people to protect themselves

India tiger

India's tiger population surges due to conservation efforts

One-Minute Read
Wed 21 Jan, AT 11:51

Measures to combat poaching and habitat destructions have worked – but they may not be continued

Donkeys given award for loyalty by Indian politician

One-Minute Read
Fri 9 Jan, AT 15:43

Vatal Nagaraj says domestic animals are 'more loyal than human beings' and deserve to be honoured

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma scores world record 264 in ODI – video

First Reaction
Thu 13 Nov, AT 13:02

Indian opening batsman shatters records with astonishing 173-ball innings against Sri Lanka

Vigilantes cut off alleged rapist's penis

One-Minute Read
Fri 10 Oct, AT 14:14

The act was intended to 'send a strong message', but Indian police warn against mob justice

Indian police investigate white tiger attack at Delhi Zoo

Delhi zoo faces inquiry after white tiger kills young man

First Reaction
Wed 24 Sep, AT 16:34

The attack is 'latest in a long history of avoidable tragedies' at India's National Zoological Park

Ayman al-Zawahiri

India on high alert as jihadi rivalry grows

One-Minute Read
Fri 5 Sep, AT 12:54

Security is increased across India as al-Qaeda tries to regain attention from Islamic State

Hotel India

Hotel India: new generation demands new kind of luxury

Thu 28 Aug, AT 10:02
Holden Frith

Calling time on the bell-boys, housemaids and even the guests at the Taj Mahal Palace hotel in Mumbai

Grandmother survives 'fight to the death' with leopard

One-Minute Read
Wed 27 Aug, AT 14:14

The 'brave' rice farmer managed to break the leopard's teeth and kill it after a half-hour struggle