Two months ago, a young woman was gang raped and flung from a moving bus in Delhi. On Tuesday, court proceedings against her alleged attackers began.
India's Mars Orbiter Mission has beamed back its first pictures from space. The blurred images show the pock-marked surface of the red planet.
India's successful Mars mission ushered in a new era in space exploration as the nation became the first one in Asia to reach the Red Planet. Experts say the feat reflects the country's technological potential.
The US and Indian leaders have met for formal talks at the White House, focusing on trade and economic ties. Narendra Modi's warm welcome comes nine years after Washington refused him a visa on human rights grounds.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to India shows that economic cooperation will allay political tension and competition between the two largest Asian rivals, writes DW columnist Frank Sieren.
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