Bulk of deaths occurred in neighboring southeastern states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, which have recorded highest temperatures.
One of six men who raped student, who later died, tells filmmaker 'a girl is far more responsible for rape than a man'; New Delhi condemns rapist's comments that victim was responsible.
In effort to protect tigers, authorities have launched a program to relocate villages in sprawling habitat
Beijing's growing naval presence in Indian Ocean region has opened a new area of rivalry for two Asian countries.
Border spat between armies of two countries in Himalayas underlines mutual tensions despite growing commercial ties highlighted by Xi Jinping's high-profile visit.
PM Modi announced an initiative to improve access to financial services for Indians who lack a bank account.
Whether speaking in parliament, with Indian officials or foreign leaders, PM Modi has communicated in Hindi since taking office.
Pro-business Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi and his party headed for biggest victory country has seen in 30 years.