Google, Yahoo and Microsoft will block online ads for gender determination tools in India, following an order by the country's top court.
Can India's gigantic prohibition experiment succeed, 80 years after America's failed?
The couple faced hassles in taking their surrogate daughter Lily to the UK as her British passport was not yet ready.
In 2004, India overcame a huge psychological barrier — defeating Pakistan in Pakistan.
An Indian model on an international catwalk is not such an unusual presence anymore.
stories from around the country on how sport is empowering girls and breaking barriers.
India's dying Christian communities who are trying to preserve their identities in rapidly changing times.
There is some cheer for those enrolling for the new academic year later this month: the fall in pound’s value after the June 23 Brexit vote has brought down the cost of study here.
An enforced culture of want among India’s most marginalized gave birth to unique dishes of dried meats, offal and breads—but every morsel is painful
If there were ever a beauty pageant for desserts, the exquisitely elegant French pastries would win hands down.
Hinduism is a religion of vast diversity with different philosophical views and religious practices.
Rafael Nadal's decision to opt out of the opening match remained shrouded in mystery with Captain Conchita Martinez and player Feliciano Lopez coming up with completely different versions.
US NewsIndia, China and the U.S. are also the countries most affected by anxiety, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
It is one of the world’s fastest growing Scotch whisky import markets with value up 28 per cent to £43 million.
Lily is one of the last babies to be born to a foreign couple in India through a surrogate mother since the Indian government banned commercial international surrogacy last November.
When police in northern India recently began checking dishes of mutton biryani to ensure that they did not contain beef, critics said it was another example of what they are calling "food fascism".
Becoming the largest marketplace in five categories of exhibitions generates tangible benefits for Hong Kong as the exihibition industry is slowly becoming an important tool in its economic advancement.
As borders shrink in an increasingly globalized world, some unique communities are nearing extinction. The Jews of Calcutta are one of them.
British police arrested 55 people and seized their kirpan, a ceremonial Sikh dagger, at a Gurdwara on Sunday, following a protest against a mixed marriage.
Even today, in households that have made the switch to seating, older family members may still insist on eating separately, on the floor.
'Rekha: The Untold Story’ taps into that irresistible fantasy of knowing a who has been mythologized all her life.
How would you like to attend a wedding in India... for a price? It's a new business idea that's aims to help newlyweds recoup their wedding costs, which can run into tens of thousands of dollars.
'Beyond my wildest dreams': Indian teen who was left scarred and lost an eye in acid attack redefines beauty on the runway at New York Fashion Week
Air fares in India are the lowest in the world, according to a global transportation study, underscoring the intense competition between carriers in the South Asian country.
India, with 1.2billion residents in a potential Zika virus transmission area, and a large number of travellers from countries affected by the disease, could be the next country susceptible to the virus
The All India Gaming Federation (AIGF), a not-for-profit organisation, has appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to legalise sports betting in the country.
Rolling out the red carpet to foreign companies in joining India’s 100-GW solar mission is a smart move, as it can cut costs and bring cutting-edge technology
Not many people would associate India with beef. Spirituality yes, perhaps even vegetarianism, but certainly not beef.
An engineer travelling from India to the UK in a solar-powered tuk-tuk to promote clean energy has been thwarted agonisingly close to his goal after being being robbed in France.
Indian dental graduates can straightway practice dentistry in Canada, UK, Australia and several Middle Eastern countries once they clear their respective licensing exams.
IIT-Madras is the only Indian institution to have bettered its position in the QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) ranking for 2016-17 released on Tuesday. IIT-Madras moved up from the 254th position in 2015 to 249 this year, entering the global top 250 institutions.
A half-Indian woman was on Monday crowned Miss Japan, the second year in a row a biracial person has won the beauty pageant.
Reshma Qureshi survived an acid attack two years ago - and began to make beauty tips videos as a way to campaign against the sale of acid.
My family fronts the unexpected migrant tale of leaving behind a perfectly privileged life of tea estates and maids in Bangladesh to start anew for the sake of our education
Mother Teresa should have been made a saint without having so-called miracles associated with her name.
Mother Teresa, revered for her work with the poor in India, has been proclaimed a saint by Pope Francis in a ceremony at the Vatican.
Turning down the glitz of the Indian Super League to carve out an international identity for himself, he became, in 2016, the first Indian ever to play a UEFA Europa League game.
he statement by the India–Africa Health Sciences Meet said that both India and Africa decided to make efforts to ensure accessible and affordable health services for all among other measures.
Last year itself, 1,000 Indian films did a business of more than USD 2 billion. Now a 43 per cent of the world population (BRICS nations) could be the market for Indian films and even for movies from other four nations.
he MoU is aimed at promoting closer cooperation between India and the UK for exchange of knowledge and experience in detection, resolution and prevention of security-related incidents.