900,000 Polling Stations, 814 Million Voters: Welcome to the world's largest democracy
Planners have decreed that the famed Kathputli Colony in India's capital, New Delhi, is to make way for luxury flats and shops
The Indian capital comes off badly in a new report on infant mortality
With healthcare in their own country in a parlous state, Afghans who can afford it go overseas for treatment
Financial difficulties following Fukushima disaster edges out Japan's capital, while both the world's most and least expensive cities remain in Asia
The survey results are a damning report card for the ruling Congress Party
Polly wants justice?
After another rowdy day in Parliament, lawmakers in India’s upper house passed a bill on Thursday to create a new state in India, Telangana. The bill, which has...
Ruling to allow Christians and Muslims to adopt brings fresh hope to around 12 million Indian orphans
Seven plotters, including former death row inmates, receive an official pardon
Less than two months after coming to office, New Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal stepped down on Friday after failing to get an anti-corruption bill...
Publisher says it has a "moral responsibility" to protect its employees from threats and harassment
The ability of vocal religious groups, litigants and politicians to threaten publishers has many Indians worried
Mudassir is lost. He calls twice before pulling up in a white Mercedes Benz, twelve minutes after I placed my order. A GPS-equipped iPhone blinks in his Uber...
In time for country's flag to fly at Winter Games
(SOCHI, Russia) — India has been reinstated to the Olympics in time for the flag to fly at the Sochi Winter Games. The International Olympic Committee announced...
(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. brought a trade complaint against India Monday over a solar energy program it says discriminates against American manufacturers, adding...
(LOHATA, India) — This cluster of poor villages, long known for its colorful silk saris, now is known for something else: tuberculosis. Nearly half of Lohata's...
A community that was in danger of becoming complacent is now galvanized to political action
An influx of migrants from India's ethnically distinct northeast has sparked racial tension, and now deadly violence, in big cities like Delhi