At least three students drown in India boat tragedy
A boat carrying school students overturns off the coast of Mumbai, killing at least three students. The vessel apparently overturned when those on board crowded one side for a selfie.
Survey reveals over 16,000 farmers committed suicide in north Indian state in 16 years
More than 16,000 farmers have committed suicide in India's northern Punjab state over the last 16 years, a survey conducted by three national universities revealed on Saturday (December 30).
Restaurant in India replaces waiters with robots
Hello. This robot will be your server today. At the Robot Theme Restaurant in southern India, a team of rolling robots will bring your food and drinks right to your table.
India gains control over Unitech for second time
India’s bankruptcy court allowed the government to appoint new management for real-estate giant Unitech Ltd and take control of the company.
Miss India knocks out competition to be crowned Miss World 2017
India's Manushi Chhillar was crowned Miss World on Saturday (November 18) as the beauty queen beat out the competition to take first prize at the coveted pageant.
Smog causes havoc across northern India and Pakistan
A thick blanket of smog continues to engulf large swathes of northern India and Pakistan. Apart from creating travel chaos and schools being shut, the increased air pollution is also affecting people’s health.
The army of women conquering India's power thieves
Women in India's slums have been given the task of stamping out electricity theft and increasing profits for power companies.
Indian school specializes in children of suicide farmers
In India over ten thousand farmers commit suicide every year because drought and failed harvests mean they can no longer feed their families.