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Spiritual leader not alone in condemning actions of Indian women as crisis grows
Worcestershire are set to go on flood watch after the abandonment of their match with Nottinghamshire at rain-battered New Road yesterday.
The dazzling state of Rajasthan has long lured travellers – and your children will love it too, says Amar Grover.
Booker-Prize winning author Salman Rushdie cancelled plans to appear at an Indian literature festival today after protests from Muslim clerics and warnings that he could be targeted for assassination.
The controversy over Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses, written more than two decades ago, has again bubbled to the surface after senior Muslim clerics in India demanded that the writer be prevented from entering the country to attend a literary festival.
'I'll always come back to India. It is bewitching'
Get me out of here
Shane Warne will quit professional cricket after the Indian Premier League (IPL) season, the Australian spinner said today.
BBC Hindi, the shortwave radio service that since 1940 has brought global news and current affairs to some of India's poorest and most remote regions, scaled back its transmission yesterday in a move that the author Vikram Seth said was contributing to "a great loss of goodwill and increase of mistrust in India".
The award-winning historian William Dalrymple has found himself at the centre of a high-profile spat over claims that British authors writing about India are inheritors of "a Raj that still lingers".
Over the past decade, as crops have failed year after year, 200,000 farmers have killed themselves
Comedian and his fiancée Katy Perry arrive in India for week-long marriage celebration
On discovering that his parents cleaned latrines for a living, Bezwada Wilson began a campaign to end this degrading profession. Andrew Buncombe hears his story
The world's largest and most successful cricket tournament, the Indian Premier League, was in turmoil last night after officials expelled two of its most successful teams amid allegations of corruption.
But former City worker must still serve remainder of 10-year sentence for drugs possession charges