Ignorance and neglect in medical profession compounds widespread discrimination against recognised third gender group.
Opposition party, tipped to win national elections, has vowed to protect cattle, triggering fear among beef traders.
For first time in 55 years, Tibetans born between 1950 and 1987 given right to vote drawing mixed reactions.
Kerala in the south and some other states reel from invasion of mollusk from East Africa, exacting heavy toll on crops.
Murder of a Nigerian in Goa turns spotlight on African community, many of whom say they face unfair treatment.