EU to help India in cleaning holy Hindu river Ganges

European Union and India Friday signed an agreement in the field of water management which includes European assistance in helping clean Hinduism's holiest river, the Ganges.

Pokemon Go lands in Indian court for "blasphemous" eggs in temples

Popular mobile app game Pokemon Go was accused in an Indian court Wednesday of hurting religious sentiments by showing eggs in Hindu and Jain temples.

Street food suspicions have Indian state police hunting for beef

Police in India's Haryana state have been on the look out for illegal beef following complaints that the meat was being sold in a rice dish by street vendors, a government official said Wednesday...

Muslim women beaten in India over rumours of carrying beef

Suspected Hindu radicals in India's central state of Madhya Pradesh assaulted two Muslim women on suspicion that they were carrying beef, triggering an uproar in parliament on Wednesday.

Protests snowball over Indian university sedition row

Protests were held in several Indian cities Thursday over the arrest of a student at a leading Indian state-run university on charges of sedition.