WATCH: The emotional moment a blind man has his sight restored

2016-05-30 12:35

Amit Tiwari is an Indian man who has been blind since grade 9. Watch the emotional moment he has his sight restored and sees his family for the first time in 15 years.

Three killed, 35 injured in Mumbai factory explosion

2016-05-26 12:33

An explosion tore through a chemical plant, killing three workers and injuring up to 35 others in India's financial capital of Mumbai, officials said.

India successfully tests small space shuttle

2016-05-25 15:20

India has successfully tested its first small space shuttle as part of its efforts to make low-cost reusable spacecraft.

Suzuki's Super Carry headed for SA: Details, pics

2016-05-25 11:53

Suzuki's Super Carry, the first LCV to be introduced by the Japanese automaker locally, is set to arrive in South Africa in June.

India bans nationals from travelling to Libya

2016-05-23 20:16

India has banned its nationals from travelling to Libya for any reason, citing potentially deadly security threats.

Mahindra's four-model assault for SA

2016-05-23 12:26

Mahindra is keen to change the perception of its brand in South Africa with new models bound for our shores. Sean Parker traveled to India to sample the new SA-bound cars.

Indian city hits 51 degrees, setting new heat record

2016-05-20 11:44

A city in northern India has shattered the national heat record, registering a searing 51 degrees Celsius - the highest since records began.

China, India face huge mental health burden

2016-05-18 08:21

Recently released studies indicate that China and India are home to many people with mental illness – however very few of them ever receive medical attention.

Overcrowded boat sinks in India

2016-05-16 18:02

Rescuers say they've recovered 18 bodies from a river in India's West Bengal state where an overcrowded boat sank following a village fair over the weekend

Two Indian reporters shot dead

2016-05-14 22:02

Gunmen have shot dead two journalists in 24 hours in separate incidents in eastern India, police and local reports say.


Indian police arrest 5 over attacks on Africans

2016-05-29 14:34

Indian police have arrested five Indians accused of assaulting Africans in New Delhi, after African diplomats urged the Indian government to ensure the safety of their nationals living in the country.

India to fit panic buttons on all buses to curb sexual attacks

2016-05-26 08:23

Panic buttons will have to be fitted on all India's public buses to curb sex attacks on women, more than three years after the fatal gang-rape of a student on a bus in Delhi.

India vows swift justice after African student killed

2016-05-25 15:00

India has promised swift punishment after a student from Congo was fatally attacked by three men in New Delhi.

Iran, Afghanistan, India sign three-way transit accord

2016-05-23 21:52

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have signed a three-way transit agreement on Iran's southern port of Chabahar.

India cages 13 endangered lions after fatal attacks

2016-05-23 14:25

Thirteen endangered Asiatic lions that only live in a forest in western India have been caught and caged after three villagers were killed in recent months, a wildlife official says.

Indian power minister's speech hit by power cut

2016-05-20 20:01

India's power minister has been left red-faced after the electricity went out during a press conference in New Delhi held to highlight the country's achievements in reducing power cuts.

Shocking scores: Five cars rated zero in global safety tests

2016-05-18 11:57

Five models received zero stars in the latest Indian crash test results reported by the Global NCAP. Watch the crash-test videos!

Indian minister slams police over horrific rape, murder

2016-05-18 05:10

India's women's minister has accused police and forensic experts of incompetence over the brutal rape and murder of a young student.

Rise of the urban crossovers: Six new models to look out for

2016-05-16 11:44

Mahindra KUV100, Renault Kwid, Suzuki Ignis... We list six Indian-built mini-hatch/SUVs to look out for.

Donald Trump wins unlikely fan club in India

2016-05-12 16:04

Donald Trump may face a long, tough road to the White House, but some fans in India at least are pulling together to try and get him divine assistance.

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