18 December 2014 Last updated at 04:44

India mourns Pakistan school deadIndian school children observe two-minutes of silence and light candles to pray for the victims who were killed in an attack at the Army run school in Peshawar, Pakistan, during a memorial ceremony in Mumbai, India, 17 December

Schoolchildren across India are protesting against a Taliban attack at a school in Pakistan's Peshawar city that killed 132 children and nine staff.

SpiceJet planeIndia SpiceJet planes 'grounded'

India's troubled airline SpiceJet grounds all flights after oil companies refuse to refuel any of its planes, media reports say.

Murali VijayVijay century helps India dominate

Murali Vijay's century puts India in a commanding position on day one of the second Test against Australia in Brisbane. BBC Sport

Soutik Biswas Article written by Soutik Biswas Soutik Biswas Delhi correspondent

Atul Gawande: What ails India's public health system

Surgeon-writer Atul Gawande says India's health system is one of the "most complex things" in the world, with excellent doctors tripped up by dysfunctional systems.

Read full article

Special Reports

Narendra ModiSpecial Report: India Election

All you need to know about 2014 general election

More Special Reports:

Features and Analysis

Explore the BBC

  • Hobbit The Hobbit

    What does the Welsh language have to do with it?

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.