Bharatiya Janata Party leader Narendra Modi could be India's next prime minister, but he is far from being Mr Clean.
The nation teeters between disaster and prosperity as 120-million young first-time voters head to the polls.
The world can expect a more aggressive foreign policy from India if opposition leader Narendra Modi becomes prime minister.
Elana Sabharwal's at first self-published tale of betrayal and deception "The Delhi Deception" is being turned into a film.
Extra cooks have been flown in from India to set the Melrose Arch restaurant's festival of Bengali food alight with complex curries.
Named after the 23-year-old who was raped and killed in Delhi in 2012, the Nirbheek pistol has been designed for women. But it has drawn criticism.
Police have detained a group of men in connection with the alleged gang rape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist in New Delhi.
Four passengers have burned to death while 19 others died of suffocation after a fire engulfed three coaches of a train heading out of Mumbai.
A building collapse, which has left 15 people dead in the resort state of Goa, has drawn attention to safety standards amid India's construction boom.
Hundreds of people in India have protested and accused state authorities of failing to protect a girl who was allegedly gand raped and later died.
India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh says that after the 2014 general election he "will hand the baton over to a new prime minister".
Candle-light vigils have been planned across India to mark the death of a female student a year ago who was gang raped on moving bus in Delhi.
India said it transferred a diplomat to its UN delegation in an attempt to protect her from prosecution for visa fraud and underpaying a maid.
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From Paul Kagame's re-election as head of Rwanda's ruling party to Khloe Kardashian's divorce, here's what you might've missed after Madiba's death.
The country's gender problems remain despite new laws and media efforts to highlight them.
India's Supreme Court has reinstated a ban on gay sex in the world's largest democracy, following a four-year period of decriminalisation.
Gay rights activists have paraded through India's capital to demand an end to the stigmatisation of gays, lesbians and transgenders in the country.
Hundreds of thousands were evacuated as a severe cyclone slammed into southeastern India, packing strong winds and torrential rains.
Following the Soviet Union, US and Europe in having a successful visit to Mars, India is gearing up to launch its first journey to the planet.