At least 10 Nepali labourers are feared dead in Dehradun district after a storm caused trees and debris to fall on their shanty on Sunday, official sources said.

A 23-year-old Congolese national was allegedly beaten to death by a group of men in south Delhi’s Vasant Kunj area, police said on Saturday.

India on Friday sent two two Naval ships with relief material to the cyclone-hit Sri Lanka.

J Jayalalithaa appeared set to return to power in Tamil Nadu, early assembly election trends showed on Thursday morning, becoming the first chief minister in three decades to buck anti-incumbency in the state.

In what can be called a bizarre blend of medical science and religious faith, a senior doctor at one Mukta Prasad dispensary in Bikaner advises her patients to practice Islam to cure themselves of diseases.

A minor girl from Kolkata was raped by the driver of a taxi she hired for sightseeing in North Sikkim, police said on Tuesday.

Investigators into the killing of Rajdeo Ranjan, the 42-year-old bureau chief of Hindustan Hindi daily, saw a conspiracy and said his elimination was “ordered”.

A youth allegedly attempted to rape a 12-year-old girl near Baganwala road in Haryana on Sunday following which he was arrested, police said.

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Kirit Somaiya will send legal notices to Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana and a social activist for allegedly leveling baseless charges against him and his wife, in connection with the SRA projects.

In another salvo against the Bharatiya Janata Party and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Uttarakhand Congress on Wednesday alleged that the rivals spent Rs 700 crore to stage the unsuccessful “political coup” against the Harish Rawat government.