The word 'tweet' in the sense of social networking has entered the hallowed pages of the Oxford English Dictionary with the lexicon breaking its rule that a new word needed to be in use for ten years before inclusion.
Whether the BJP’s political instincts are correct or not, the party believes it has a winning ticket in Modi. It may now be time to demonstrate that it is ready to back its conviction with decisive action.
Ever since former CIA operative Edward Snowden outed himself as the whistleblower who exposed mass surveillance by the American National Security Agency, opinion has been divided on whether he was a hero or a traitor.
As a major immigration bill that would give over 11 million people, including some 260,000 Indians, living illegally in America a path to citizenship, it received a full endorsement from President Barack Obama.
A Rajasthan school owner received an admit card with his name and the photograph of the US President Barack Obama pasted on it for a junior engineer examination conducted by the Union government’s State Selection Commission.
One day after Narendra Modi, the chief minister of Gujarat state, was chosen to lead the Bharatiya Janata Party into the next general election, his main rival, L.K. Advani, resigned from his party leadership.
Many young Muslim brides in India's southern state of Kerala are left behind by their husbands who go to the Gulf in search of jobs, causing a lot of worry in the community. BBC Hindi's Salman Ravi reports from Karumbil village in Kerala.