I will remain an Indian till the end of my life," said Sania Mirza in response to the tasteless controversy.
India has hit the headlines for reasons other than sporting in the just-begun Commonwealth Games
Indian basketball players were subjected to some racial discrimination and humiliation when the Sikh members of the team playing in Asia Cup were prevented from wearing turbans.
New Indian companies are offering to do your chores and errands in a country traditionally reliant on full-time servants.
The Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) is inviting Indian companies to list on their exchange and raise capital.
Ecommerce firms like Flipkart, Snapdeal say they too can make their low-level workers millionaires
In the post-digital world, here's a first for the capital. An NGO has launched Delhi's first internet de-addiction centre.
India's Hindu gods and goddesses are getting a superhero makeover.
There is something of sobriety and modesty about the rich Gujarati (treat the outrageous Antilia as an exception) that the Punjabi will never be able to approach.
India has hailed its cricket team's historic win against England in the second test at Lord's by 95 runs.
Early risers are more likely to cheat and behave unethically in the night hours, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found.
India's 95-run victory over England - only the second win in 17 starts at Lord's - is much more than a couple of monkeys off their backs.
A Forbes' June 2014 list of 48 notable philanthropists in the Asia-Pacific region contains four names from India.
It's surprising how vignettes of history often turn up on a foodie's trail.
The Indians have alleged that James Anderson pushed and abused Ravindra Jadeja, while the English have also counter-charged the visiting all-rounder.
Bishnois are described as the originla ecologists from India.
Getting access to the public swimming pool takes dedication, perseverance and an 04:00 wake up call.
As much as the Urdu media is guilty of unethical professional conduct in peddling a one-sided picture of a very complex situation it reveals a disturbingly sectarian worldview that critics are likely to seize on to question the secular claims of Indian Muslims.
The Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine has filed a petition in the Supreme Court to be impleaded as a party in the case on withdrawal of life support to terminally ill patients.
New Delhi’s infamous Tihar Jail—home to more than 13,000 inmates—has opened a restaurant that serves comfort food crafted by criminals.
It was heartening to read that the Supreme Court (SC) has finally opened the debate on the controversial subject of euthanasia.
A regional leader in southern India condemned “sartorial despotism” after a posh English-style cricket club denied entry to several men wearing traditional Indian wraparound garments.
Milk banking can help tackle child mortality as long as it is part of a larger strategy to promote breastfeeding
Twenty years after she was expelled from Bangladesh, controversial author Taslima Nasreen still has no idea whether she will ever return home, but she refuses to give up trying
Former England captain Michael Vaughan said the visiting Indians were blowing things out of proportion in an attempt to unsettle the home team.
In 2015, one ambitious Indian engineer plans to take his solar-powered tuk-tuk all the way from Bangalore to London in 90 days.
Hindu fundamentalists have viewed Goa’s Catholics as an impediment to their larger aim of ‘Bharat’ becoming a ‘Hindu nation’.
In a changing media landscape, no newspaper has the final say on anything.
The Jains want their pilgrimage spot, Palitana, declared a vegetarian zone. Is that justified?
The government has begun consultations with the auto industry to introduce safety features in a bid to reduce fatalities in road accidents.
There were few examples of success of large companies in education. The Tatas and Birlas did it half a century earlier. The rest did not inspire
It is our belief that makes and unmakes the gods, not our texts
Caste discrimination is a growing problem in England too
A 31-year-old Indian-American A 31-year-old Indian-American faces up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to providing thousands of dollars in material support to three terror groups.
Kerala is known for giving the finest theoretical and practical training to its nurses but there is no value for their specialisation,
The UK Court of Appeal has cleared the way for a minimum income threshold of 18,600 pounds for British citizens bringing foreign spouses to live with them in the country
Delhi is already the second largest city in the world after Tokyo
Air India has become the 27th member of Star Alliance, greatly increasing the alliance's reach on the sub-continent.
Starbucks may be the world's biggest coffee chain but it could be in for one of its toughest battles yet as it seeks to make a dent in the filter kaapi capital of India — Chennai.
The Capital’s long-standing vendor of a Mumbai street staple