At a village in Madhya Pradesh, over 200 dalit or underprivileged villagers are not allowed by other families to drink water from a public bore-well. The state administration's solution was to construct a separate well just for the lower caste families.
Your friendly neighbourhood housewife may be an undercover detective for the police. Mumbai Police have decided to turn to housewives in Antop Hill and Wadala areas in order to nab potential rapists and molesters roaming the streets. The move comes after a spate of rape and molestation cases in these areas.
Chandrabhan, a sleepy village in Mathura, western Uttar Pradesh, has been transformed overnight. It is buzzing with activity centred around a brand new heliport where Prime Minister Narendra Modi's chopper will land this evening.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, marking 100 days in office in the shadow of an epic power struggle with the Central government, pledged in a public cabinet meeting today to "take back powers from the Centre within this term."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his party's celebration of its first year in power at the Centre with a public rally in Chandrabhan, a village in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura, 160 km from national capital Delhi.
A Sikh man from India, who made international headlines after he removed his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand, has been presented with a truckload of new furniture for his sparsely decorated flat by a TV station.
The Aam Aadmi Party government is planning to push for full statehood for Delhi - a key move in its turf war with the Lieutenant Governor and against what the party calls the "bulldozing" by the BJP-led Central government -- sources told NDTV.
Mathematician John Nash, a Nobel Prize winner whose longtime struggle with mental illness inspired the movie "A Beautiful Mind", was killed in a car crash along with his wife in New Jersey, state police said on Sunday.