Madhu Singhal: Champion for Indians with disabilities

Madhu has worked for 26 years to help make people with disabilities educated, independent, and self-reliant.


Bengaluru attacks: Misogyny by night and day

The toxic masculinity that triggered the New Year Eve's attacks on women was there in the morning to deny they happened.

by Meena Kandasamy


Bollywood star Om Puri dies after cardiac arrest

Indian cinema icon who acted for more than 40 years dies at 66 after suffering a heart attack in Mumbai.


No evidence of New Year mass sex attacks: India police

Police chief of Bengaluru city says after reviewing hours of CCTV footage that no sign of molestation was found.

People & Power

India: The Burning City

We investigate how an underground fire that has been burning for 100 years has led to one of India's largest land grabs.


Five arrested in India over New Year's Eve sex assaults

Police file complaint after widespread outcry over alleged mass molestation of women on New Year's Eve in southern city.


India court bans religion, caste in election campaigns

Supreme Court rules elections must be secular as it warns parties which select candidates based on their backgrounds.


India minister blames 'Western dress' for sex assaults

Politician under scrutiny after blaming victims' clothing for alleged mass molestation incident on New Years Eve.


Court in India sacks cricket body chief

Supreme Court dismisses Anurag Thakur and his deputy for not making reforms recommended by anti-corruption panel.

Inside Story

Is the high value rupee ban in India a failure?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi defends his controversial decision to ban high value bank notes.

Business & Economy

India's Modi defends demonetisation decision

Move to withdraw high-value banknotes, which took toll on country's poor, called "historic purification ritual" by PM.


Death toll rises in India coal mine collapse

Search operation still under way after massive cave-in at coal mine in eastern Indian state Jharkhand.


India's cash crunch persists as swap deadline passes

Opportunity to deposit discontinued currency notes ends as India looks to move ahead after demonetisation process.


Israel issues travel warning for India

"Imminent terrorist attacks" in India's southwest the reason given behind warning issued by Israeli PM's office.


India coal-mine collapse kills 10 people

At least 10 people killed and many feared trapped after mine collapses in eastern Indian state.