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.
West Bengal police have now acknowledged the girl had not committed suicide
Mr Singh threw his support behind Rahul Gandhi, claiming it would be 'disastrous' for the country if Hindu nationalist leader Narendra Modi became the next leader
The barristers removed their wigs and gowns, the judge presided over the hearing in a suit and the usual wood-panelled backdrop was replaced with a conference suite when the High Court moved to a luxury London hotel yesterday.
Event aimed at highlighting peaceful roots of symbol but anti racism campaigners have condemned the move
Siddharth Varadarajan's ousting is the latest turbulent chapter of a company run by four branches of the same clan
Police in northern India are investigating the role of six politicians they believe may have been responsible for inciting violence between members of different religious communities that has left at least 28 people dead.
A hard-hitting campaign depicting Hindu goddesses as victims of domestic violence has been launched by a charity in India.
Artist says work is a reaction against the former symbol of oppression
'It’s so friendly and so open that it’s like a feeling of Woodstock'
The death toll following another 24 hours of severe flooding in northern India has risen to more than 70, according to local media reports.
Main opposition party announces country's most polarising politician will lead its election campaign – setting Modi up for a show-down with Rahul Gandhi
One of the main attractions of this year’s Brighton Festival is a night-time traipse around Preston Manor, a gorgeous historic house in the suburbs which was bequeathed to the city by the Stanford family in 1932.
Sexual violence has topped the country's political agenda since the fatal gang rape of a 23-year-old medical student on a bus