The chief minister of Indian capital, Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, apologises for continuing his speech after a farmer hangs himself at his rally.
Senior Congress party leader Rahul Gandhi walks 16km to the Hindu shrine of Kedarnath in northern India two years after flash floods devastated the region.
An Indian jewellery advertisement with Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is withdrawn after criticism that it is racist and promotes child slavery.
Why motherhood makes India's woman quit their jobs
Delhi rally 'suicide' highlights Indian farmers' woes
Is there no place for intellectuals in India's politics?
Indian designers breaking away from tradition to reinvent textiles
Tigers attack humans - and defend an ecosystem
The fierce battle for Internet's future in India
The death of a farmer at a Delhi rally has drawn attention to the crisis on India's farms, stricken by falling commodity prices and bad weather, writes the BBC's Soutik Biswas.
John Torode finds out why Australians celebrate a military disaster