Manmohan Singh: India’s ‘accidental PM’ biopic causes stir
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:02:32 GMT
A film about Manmohan Singh is a hatchet job on him and his party months before elections, say critics.
Ram Rahim Singh: India guru jailed for life over journalist's murder
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:48:11 GMT
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, in prison for raping followers, is found guilty of murdering a journalist.
Meghalaya miners: Drone locates one body in flooded Indian mine
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 05:18:04 GMT
The fate of 14 other miners trapped in the mine in Meghalaya state is still unclear.
India women: First female climbs sacred mountain
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:42:34 GMT
Dhanya Sanal is the first woman to reach the summit of Agasthyakoodam, previously open only to men.
Kumbh Mela: Millions of Indians take holy dip
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 14:48:52 GMT
The Kumbh Mela festival, the largest gathering of people anywhere, is starting in northern India.
Sabarimala: Woman who defied India temple ban 'attacked by mother-in-law'
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:05:55 GMT
Kanaka Durga, who made history by entering the Sabarimala shrine, was allegedly hit by her mother-in-law.
'Food porn star' Indian chef gives fine dining a twist
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:16:45 GMT
Gaggan Anand, the executive chef at Bangkok's Michelin-starred restaurant Gaggan, has brought Indian cuisine to new heights.
Meghalaya mine: Families of trapped workers live in limbo
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:38:33 GMT
Afroza Khatoon is waiting for news of her husband, who was trapped inside a coal mine a month ago.
Sabarimala temple woman: 'I may be killed'
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 17:45:23 GMT
A woman who defied a religious ban sparking two days of protests says she has 'no fear'.
Sabarimala: Women defy historic temple ban
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 20:54:08 GMT
Two Indian women made history by walking into a temple that for centuries had banned women of menstruating age.
The Indian woman who makes 'fake food' for a living
Tue, 01 Jan 2019 00:36:11 GMT
Shilpa Mitha quit her job to pursue her hobby of making miniatures of classic Indian dishes.
The avid watchers of travelling cinemas
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 02:14:15 GMT
Award winning photographer Amit Madheshiya's portraits of cinemagoers in India.
Pure gold sari, Big Ben wow Kolkata crowds
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 23:20:18 GMT
Replicas of London structures and a sari made out of pure gold are highlights of a Hindu festival.
A train passenger's view of India
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 23:35:26 GMT
Shanu Babar loves train journeys so much that he began documenting his. Soon, others joined him.
Fishing throws lifeline to abandoned women
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:15:15 GMT
Photographer Deepti Asthana documents the lives of a family of fisherwomen whose husbands deserted them.
How modernity is creeping into tribal communities
Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:21:11 GMT
Photographer Ronny Sen chronicles two tribal communities in India to understand how change affects them.
Printing tradition
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:05:41 GMT
The centuries' old system of letterpress printing - involving arranging letters by hand and printing on treadle machines - is being kept alive in the Indian city of Calcutta.
Kumbh Mela: How to plan a festival for 100m people
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 05:16:52 GMT
Hindu pilgrims are expected to gather at the Kumbh Mela in the world's biggest gathering.
A bit of meat, a lot of veg - the flexitarian diet to feed 10bn
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:36:37 GMT
And you don't have to be vegan to follow the "planetary health diet".
The men who stay awake so India's rich can sleep
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 05:26:56 GMT
Private security guards in India have become de-facto protectors across urban neighbourhoods.
Virat Kohli: A giant stride towards cricketing greatness
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 07:34:30 GMT
India's first Test series win in Australia has made Kohli one of the world's best cricket captains.
Inside the 'rat-hole' where 15 are trapped
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 00:34:21 GMT
The haunting account of an Indian coal worker who quit days before the tragedy hit.
Behind India's construction boom: 'We risk our lives to build your homes'
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 00:23:39 GMT
India's construction boom is fuelled by workers who risk injury and death for a meagre wage.
The Indian villages desperate to change their names
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 00:56:39 GMT
Some 50 villages with strange names are trying to convince the government to grant them a new ones.
How women are changing Indian politics
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 00:22:51 GMT
In the world's largest democracy, politicians find they need to listen to women if they want power.