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Despite 16 point "jump" in India's competitiveness, it is very difficult to start business in India: WEF

India slips in internet ranking, is worst performer among competing BRICS nations: UNESCO broadband report

Amnesty pleads for ending solitary confinement of Mumbai terror suspect, govt says "no", cites security reasons

FB's #DigitalIndia "compromised" net neutrality; "predetermined" questions posed to Modi at FB HQ

Local US politicians avoid Modi, do not attend Indian community reception, as 3,000 protest at San Jose

Victory for anti-Narmada dam forces, as Supreme Court dismisses Madhya Pradesh govt plea on outees' land rights

Sexual abuse of tribal girls in South Gujarat; "involvement" of well-organized mafia of politicians, cops, officials

Modi "removed" name of author Mahadev Desai, "changed" title of Bhagwad Gita presented to Obama

Medha Patkar, others detained in Allahabad, as farmers' opposition to land acquisition for power plants spreads

India's annual export losses may reach $50 bln if economy not opened up to world trade: US govt policy adviser

Modi's India No 1 in world in ensuring foreign investors take profits back home, amass wealth: US survey

Modi "signs" national flag, social media attacks him for "violating code"; officials take it away to check code

India slips in economic freedom index to 114th position, below China and Nepal: Top western institutes

Mission Netaji ignores foreign policy issues at stake in declassifying files, criticizes Modi office for being casual

Adani coalmining project: Australian govt may reissue permission, plans infrastructure at "taxpayers' expense"

Testing waters? Government withdrawal of order to snoop on social media is but a temporary, pyrrhic victory

Online campaign seeking support to anti-Modi protest at San Jose picks up, as PM leaves for Ireland, US

No tribal representation in order forming committees for eco-sensitive zone in South Gujarat, 30,000 protest

"Forcible" tribal eviction: Central India village draws international attention following NGO representation

South Gujarat tribal rebellion spreads, villagers protest move to declare Soolpaneshwar sactuary eco-sensitive

Gujarat again suspends mobile internet, SMS following detention of protesting Patidar leader Harik Patel

Division in US Patidar ranks? A section of Patels declare they will "support" Modi visit in September-end

Online petition wants top Modi project Dholera SIR to be cancelled, says it will harm environment

India slips in Global Innovation Index to 81st position from 76th in a year, worst among BRICS nations

Wakeup call for Congress: Despite rising worries, Modi popularity invades party base, says US thinktank

Maharashtra, Haryana may have banned beef, but are among biggest supplier of cattle to Bangla abattoirs

Maharashtra, Haryana may have banned beef, but are among biggest supplier of cattle to Bangla abattoirs

US-based anti-Modi alliance declares it will hold protest against PM during community reception at San Jose

Can't identify attacks on RTI activists, mediapersons, whistleblowers as human rights violations: Govt of India

Gujarat No 1?: Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu question World Bank ranking, say report is based on "old data"

Gujarat No 1 in ease of doing business? Thank environmental compliance: Centre-sponsored World Bank report

PM's 15 point programme: Gujarat govt refuses to implement minority schemes despite policy nod, funds

Open court verdict in Narmada valley: How can submergence decrease when dam height increases?

Journos "insulted", told to leave RSS-sponsored women's wing meet at disputed site on child development

Congress belies apprehensions, asks Gujarat governor not to sign "pro-corporate" land acquisition Bill

Congress "lackadaisical": Gujarat farmer body says it failed to oppose new state land acquisition laws

How Modi ministers meekly lined up to deliver report card before Sangh Parivar top brass, faced tough questions

PUCL throws its weight behind Gujarat Patidars, asks NHRC to independently acquire into "police atrocities"

Indian in Pakistan's company, fails to achieve target to reduce under-5 mortality; Nepal, B'desh are "achievers"

Quantitative data from hospitals on diseases to determine India's new pollution norms, not "eco-geological factors"

How Modi ministers meekly lined up to deliver report card before Sangh Parivar top brass, faced tough questions

Gujarat Dalits: In 2006-13, 8,884 cases of violence; 18 killed every year. Minister says it's "not so bad"

Gujarat govt disaster management plan puts Narmada submergence levels 11 metres higher: Medha Patkar

Alleging "reprisal" of Gujarat tribal rights activist, Human Rights Defenders Alert seeks urgent NHRC intervetion

Gujarat's oneline voting site is "not trustworthy", is "insecure", warn top web browsers Firefox, Chrome

"Setback" to India's N-dream: Australian Parliament committee talks of "significant risks" in supplying uranium

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, defence project in North India's Mewat: Forest dwellers feel totally "sidelined"

Climate change?: Coal India ranks No 1, Adani No 3 in carbon emission worldwide, says Fossil Fuel Indexes report

Top educationists support protesting Pune film institute students, insist Govt of India must "withdraw"

Converting Nehru Museum into Modi propaganda spot is "anachronistic, inappropriate, unjustified": Top scholars