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In a courtroom in the provincial town of Ghaziabad, near Delhi, a fascinating murder case has entered its final stages.
India has prepared a contingency plan for Greece exiting the eurozone and even a collapse of the monetary unio
Hair offered to gods by Indian women end up as 3,000 pounds extensions in UK
Online payment provider PayPal is betting on making India an 'incubation centre' for the company's employee engagement policies.
Panicked villagers in a remote Indian state complained Monday of an invasion of giant venomous spiders that resemble tarantulas but are unknown to local specialists.
Mr. Singh says Indian American success in bees is probably due to four factors: the positive reinforcement effect; highly educated immigrant parents; the Indian educational system’s emphasis on rote learning; and the competitive advantage provided by the “farm leagues” for South Asian American children.
This hip-hop community centre in Delhi has a branch in the Dharavi slum in Mumbai.
The gala celebrating 60 years of British Queen Elizabeth II's accession to the throne in 1952 reached the Indian capital Sunday night in a multi-racial rainbow carnival on the lush lawns of the British High Commission.
Light of India awards recognizing excellence and the exemplary achievement of Indians living abroad.
An advisory has been posted on the Chinese Foreign Ministry website as well as Chinese Embassy in New Delhi dated June 1 which warned about travel disruptions due to protests.
Sachin Tendulkar, the Indian cricketer, was sworn in as a member of the upper house of parliament but he vowed he would continue to put his on-field performance before any political activity.
An illegal army of wealthy landlords, the Ranvir Sena left a bloody trail through low-caste villages of what is now southwest Bihar during the 1990s and early 2000s.
Mangos are objects of envy, love, rivalry as well as a new status symbol for India's new rich. Mangos have even been tools of diplomacy.
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Food connoisseur, gourmand and expert in Hyderabad cuisine, Nawab Mehboob Alam Khan, says that nowhere in the country biryani is prepared the way it is done in Hyderabad.
Americans may struggle to get tasty mangoes from India, but in Britain, mango aficionados are spoiled for choice.
India is planning to seek technological cooperation of the US to check the flow of fake Indian currency notes the way Washington does to put a stop of circulation of counterfeit USD.
Between 60 and 65 million people are estimated to have been displaced in India since Independence, the highest number of people uprooted for development projects in the world.
Sex determination tests and abortions happen not only in India but also in those parts of the West with sizable population of Indians
The success story is starting to turn sour as a combination of greed, corruption and incompetence threatens to arrest that growth. Instead of being an advertisement for India’s economic potential, the telecom story has become an example for foreign investors of the perils of doing business here.
Yet as the language increasingly becomes the de facto mother tongue in urban families, many are dismayed at the trend, contending that its rampant use will strip them of their sense of Indian-ness.
American employers added only 69,000 jobs in May, the fewest in a year and not even close to what economists expected.
Most importantly, why do women feel compelled to tell the world they’re doing fine without a man?
The collapse of Graff Diamonds' $1bn initial public offering in Hong Kong highlights the challenges facing groups that hope to list in Asia in the coming months.
The story behind an iconic photograph.
India is to open a new four lane motorway to allow traders and tourists to drive from its eastern tea state of Assam into Burma, Thailand and eventually Cambodia and Vietnam.
Twenty years after they took up arms to fight Indian rule in the Kashmir valley, hundreds of local insurgents are now returning to their homes after renouncing militancy.
General Bikram Singh has taken over as the chief of India's army promising to modernise the 1.1 million-strong force.
Vilas Yelmar is one of an increasing number of 'wilful' defaulters in Asia's third-largest economy, where banks are under government pressure to lend to farmers.
Odisha-based sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik beat stiff competition from nine participants to win an international sand sculpture championship in Denmark on Friday, making India proud at the first such event in Copenhagen.
Known as the Ooty of Andhra Pradesh, Horsley hills continues to be a popular destination ever since being discovered by the British in the late 19th century.
A semifinalist last year, Nandipati became the fifth consecutive Indian-American winner and 10th in the last 14 years.
The law would not only help to check the fraudulent grooms but would also help to tighten noose around them if they would cheat their wives.
I would like to be remembered as somebody who tried to change things, whether it was transformation or the mindset in the army, or whether it was bringing in probity, integrity...all these things
World champion Viswanathan Anand prevailed in a series of rapid chess games against challenger Boris Gelfand to retain his world title
Varanasi and his students hope to have their product on supermarket shelves within two years.
ndia's economic growth grew at its weakest pace, slipping to 5.3% for the fourth quarter of FY12. This is the lowest in nearly nine years due to poor performance of the manufacturing and farm sectors.
The 31-year-old reality TV star prompted a backlash from fans on twitter recently after branding food from the Asian country as "disgusting" in her show.