The fire broke out at the private Sum Hospital in the eastern city of Bhubaneshwar.Read the full story ›
The parents of a 13-year-old girl have been accused by a children's rights group of murder after she died following a 68-day fast.Read the full story ›
At least nine Indian soldiers have been killed by militants who attacked an army brigade headquarters near the border with Pakistan.
Sources within the Indian army said between four and six "fidayeen" - commando-style gunmen willing to fight to the death - had broken into the area in Uri, in the Jammu & Kashmir province.
They said the dead toll may rise as the army was continuing to deploy helicopters to help evacuate the 20 others injured in the dawn raid.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh said he was aware of the situation and had cancelled planned trips to Russia and the United States.
A man with an "urge" to eat metal swallowed 40 knives over a period of two months.Read the full story ›
The animal was stuck in the 60-foot deep well in a village in India when people nearby heard its cries for help.Read the full story ›
Irom Sharmila had been force-fed after refusing to eat in protest against a draconian law that gives security forces extensive powers.Read the full story ›
Rescuers failed to find any survivors after the single-lane bridge on the Mumbai-Goa highway collapsed while two buses were crossing.Read the full story ›
The mother and her 14-year-old daughter were dragged from a car before being sexually assaulted. Police say 15 people have been detained.Read the full story ›
Floods are an annual occurrence in parts of India during the monsoon season, which runs from June to September.Read the full story ›
An Indian air force plane carrying 29 military personnel has gone missing, the military said.Read the full story ›