Protests by Gorkhas, ethnic Nepalese living India's West Bengal state, halted the plucking of Darjeeling's premium 'second flush' tea crop
Man identified as 30-year-old Mithun Hansda accused of abducting and killing girl during wedding
First state visit since India restored ties with Israel 25 years ago signals closer defence and financial relationship
Village elders claim Western dress and mobile phones are 'ruining their culture'
Arranged marriages remain the norm despite modernising attitudes in other aspects of Indian society
‘One cannot suppress nature’s call for long,’ says party spokesman, in defence of Radha Mohan Singh
'I thought my father must have changed in so many years, but I was proved wrong'
The two leaders met for the first time at the White House
From the shores of India to a staple of high-street gyms, Mark Singleton delves into the evolution of modern yoga
The man's relatives have demanded DNA test results from Saudi Arabia before they claim the body
Seventeen-year-old was receiving hospital treatment in Kanpur, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh
Plummeting price of renewable energy puts pressure on fossil fuel firms
A 1960 treaty on sharing waters in the Indus Basin is proving inadequate for the problems the two rival powers face today, such as the side-effects of dam-building and global warming
Indian teenager Amir Shah is raising funds to come to America
The 'cash rich' will pump some of their profits into renewable energy, a senior official says
Retreating glaciers have left villages in Ladakh with acute water shortages. Local engineer Sonam Wangchuk, noticing one day how ice under a bridge stayed frozen even in summer, came up with a solution as ingenious as it is beautiful