India

Monkeys kill AGAIN in India as rogue primate chases a woman off a roof to her death while she was hanging out washing Jayanti Swain, 45, was heard shrieking during the attack by the primate  She panicked...

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia is concerned about India’s new curbs on imports of palm oil after a diplomatic row, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday, but indicated he would...

A ten-year-old boy in India has been dubbed a 'human snake' – because a rare condition causes him to shed his skin every month. The youngster, known only as Jagannath, suffers from rare...

National Human Rights Commission to investigate if four suspects were shot by police to assuage public anger. A top rights group in India has launched an investigation into a police shooting of four...

LUCKNOW, India (Reuters) – India’s northern Uttar Pradesh state is demanding millions of rupees from over 200 people and threatening to confiscate their property as a penalty for damage done...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian police fired tear gas and clashed with crowds of stone-throwing Muslims who took to the streets after Friday prayers across the north of the country in anger at a citizenship...

MUMBAI (Reuters) – India’s Home Minister Amit Shah accused some opposition parties on Tuesday of misleading people over a contentious new law that makes it easier for non-Muslims from neighboring...

HINDU NAGAR, India (Reuters) – When the young woman limped toward shopkeeper Ravindra Prakash, pleading for help on a dark and foggy morning in the northern Indian village, her body was so charred...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Hindu nationalist government on Wednesday won parliamentary approval for a far-reaching citizenship law that critics say undermines the country’s secular...

New Dehli erupts in violence over death of gang rape victim, 23, who was doused in petrol and set on fire by her attackers and a mob of men as she travelled to their trial 23-year-old rape victim who...

Police on Friday fatally shot four men being held on suspicion of raping and killing a woman in southern India after investigators took them to the crime scene, drawing both praise and condemnation in...

Botulism being feared behind the death of thousands of mostly migratory birds along Sambhar Lake in Rajasthan state. After an estimated 18,000 birds are found dead along an Indian saltwater lake in...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Schools in India’s capital New Delhi will reopen on Monday after closing for two days due to a spike in pollution levels, but air quality is likely to remain “very...

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Supreme Court on Thursday referred a decision to lift a centuries-old ban on women of menstruating age entering a Hindu temple to a larger bench of judges, delaying...

AYODHYA/MUMBAI (Reuters) – Just six months after sweeping to re-election, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has delivered on two major promises of his Hindu-first agenda, electrifying his base...

(Reuters) – Wildfires have raged across California for about a month and air problems persist in China, but no other place on Earth is battling the scale and severity of the pollution that chokes...