Skateboarding was virtually non-existent in cricket crazy India a few years ago.
Social media has hit everyone with a tsunami of joys, connections, emotions, making it easy to share and alter the way we interact with the world.
Editorial cartoonists have critiqued India since the 1960s, even through the Emergency. Now, a clutch of new political satirists is emerging online
Food, tea, cleanliness, security, equality, literacy, infrastructure—the Chinese do it all better than Indians
John Borthwick Gilchrist, part of the East India company’s medical corps in Calcutta, translated Aesop’s Fables into Urdu, Persian, Arabic, Sanskrit and Bengali
The number of Indian students in the United States increased by 6 percent to 102,673 in the academic year 2013-2014.
According to Michelle Goldberg, it was Russian woman Indra Devi who took yoga from India to Shanghai to Hollywood, where she opens up one of the first yoga studios.
Yoga without the ‘surya namaskar’ is like Karate without punches
Can India’s new captain and interim team director forge a cracking partnership?
Cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni is among Forbes magazine's 100 highest-paid athletes in the world.
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has rejected approvals for 500 products as of 30 April 2015.
An official ban on Maggi noodles in the Indian capital, Delhi, has sparked humour and public health concerns on social media platforms like Twitter.
We looked into our larder and found it stacked with goodies that are mostly not so great for our health.
Mumbai HC declares horse-drawn Victoria joyrides illegal, carriages given one year to phase out
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway has become a victim of the colossal inefficiency of the state-run system and is facing a slow extinction through neglect,
It was about a decade ago that shopping malls became a common sight in India's cities, drawing crowds with their food courts, cinemas and shops.
Singapore has allowed the sale of Maggi noodles manufactured in India after safety tests by food authorities here found that the popular instant snack does not pose any health risk to consumers.
India's participation in the World Youth Archery Championships has been thrown into jeopardy after the team were denied visa by the US embassy here.
The high court in the Indian city of Patna is one of the oldest in India.
Now non-Hindus will have to take permission from office of general manager of Shree Somnath Trust before entering into Somnath Temple for darshan.
Dhokda is a rare village where dairy products are not sold. Instead, they are given free to those who do not rear cows and buffaloes.
Court Orders Case Against Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit, Preity Zinta.
The number of Indian tourists visiting United States this year is expected to grow by 42 per cent, more than four lakh tourists in absolute terms as compared to 2014.
A hardline Hindu nationalist group has demanded a ban on river rafting at a popular tourist destination in northern India, saying it leads to 'objectionable activities'
It is India's best-loved brand of instant noodles, but now Nestle's Maggi is in hot water.
The unearthing of Hindu temples all across the world is not just shocking but also surprising.
Delhi's 'plastics king', Bhanwarlal Raghunath Doshi, gave up his business empire to embrace Jain monastic life at an extravagant ceremony.
Overcrowded and claustrophobic, the Mumbai commuter stalks life and limb when he boards a coach of the Mumbai local.
Tendulkar, Ganguly and Laxman to join forces in advisory roles for Indian cricket.
Fifteen Chinese nationals living in the US have been charged with creating an elaborate scheme to hire imposters to take US college entrance exams on behalf of prospective students.
Stephen Gomes has spent 15 acclaimed years outside the country. Now he’s bringing his magic to Mumbai with The Mad Hatter.
Keeping superfluous gadgets from invading your home and taking over your family
Nazi-leader has been chosen as the brand ambassador of a small ice-cream cone enterprise, which in fact is also named after him: ‘Hitler Ice Cream Cone.
Actor Madhuri Dixit has been sent notice for endorsing Maggi noodles, which is under scrutiny for high content of lead and monosodium glutamate.
While IIT Madras does not curtail freedom of expression of the students, it is expected that student groups adhere to these guidelines while conducting their activities.
A government minister recently stirred a debate when he told the parliament that marital rape could not be criminalised in India as "marriages are sacrosanct" in the country.
Soylent, Schmilk typically taste like bland, gritty pancake batter. But never mind that, since the meal replacements save techies money and time.
People who post Facebook status updates about their romantic partner are likely to have low self-esteem, while those who brag about diets, exercise and accomplishments are typically narcissists
Mumbai Indians won the Indian Premier League title for the second time after beating Chennai Super Kings by 41 runs.