The ladies' carriage of a train en route to a suburb of Delhi is an ideal place to observe caste, gender and age jostle for position; it is, finds the novelist Ratika Kapur, a microcosm for a society on a stop-start journey into the 21st century
The boy was beheaded, burned and then packed into a polythene bag before being buried under bricks
The girls were seriously injured in separate attacks in Delhi on Friday night
Her family believe a gang of men lured her with food
Ms Pushkar's body was discovered in a luxury hotel room by her husband Shashi Tharoor
Violent attacks on Polish, German and Danish travellers reported already this year
Members of India's ruling Congress party erupted in rapturous applause today for Rahul Gandhi, heir to the country's Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty, who is leading the struggling party's campaign in a general election in May.
The diplomat was caught bang to rights. But election season changes things...
Daredevils have announced that they will not be retaining any of their players from last season
Nothing hurts an American like going after his Budweiser and burgers.
A clash of Bangalore IT execs may be about to make compelling political theatre
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced plans to begin replacing the plastic tents as the bitterly cold weather continues to bite
The job of prime minister is like being in the midst of an "asteroid shower", David Cameron said today as he claimed that being in coalition sometimes prevented him acting in the national interest.
Prosecutors have called on judges to uphold the death sentences handed down to the men convicted of the Delhi gang-rape, arguing that a message would be sent to society that "deviant behaviour" would not be tolerated.
Rahul Gandhi is running India from the sidelines
Gandhi - widely believed to be a future prime minister of India - says cabinet ordinance is 'complete nonsense and it should be torn up and thrown out'