A new trend of balancing your professional life and pursuing your passion is gripping many who are going an extra mile for these "creative vents" where freedom to ideate and create is your own prerogative.
Former US ambassadors to India have written to top US Congressional leaders in support of a "clean" immigration reform bill that does not include any discriminatory provisions that may harm US or Indian interests.
like the much-hyped Ayodhya "parikrama" (circumambulation) with political overtones, the "84-kos Braj parikrama" around the shrines associated with Sri Krishna is a quiet, dignified and almost unnoticed affair.
President Barack Obama has appointed Indian-origin philanthropist Azita Raji, who reportedly raised more than $3 million in contributions for his 2012 re-election campaign, to a key administration post.
Walmart Stores Inc is mulling to pull out of its six-year-old wholesale joint venture with Bharti Group amid speculation that the world’s largest superstore chain has begun talks with other companies for its front-end retail foray in India.
Renowned conductor Zubin Mehta's planned concert in Indian-administered Kashmir has run into controversy with separatists and human rights activists opposing it. The BBC's Geeta Pandey reports from Srinagar.
RBI liberalized investment norms for foreign strategic investors holding substantial stake in an Indian company to further increase their stakes in the same company without prior approval of the central bank.
As the Indian government, economists and investors fret over the Indian rupee, the software industry in Hyderabad should have had a reason to smile as the local currency hit a record low against the U.S. dollar.
Hot money is suddenly giving emerging markets the cold shoulder, setting up a confrontation within the Group of 20 as India, South Africa and others blame the United States for weakness in their currencies.
A federal court in New York has issued summons to Congress president Sonia Gandhi for allegedly shielding and protecting the leaders of her party who are accused of being involved in the anti-Sikh riots in India in 1984.
Hinduism is famous for being a religion full of concepts that are difficult to pin down, largely because the religion doesn’t have a single authoritative text but many different scriptures and streams of belief.
The chief minister of Indian-administered Kashmir, Omar Abdullah, has backed noted musician Zubin Mehta's upcoming concert in the state amid calls by some separatist leaders to cancel the event, media reports say.