Saying good-bye to all worldly comforts, a lovelorn US-born woman came all the way to Haryana's Popra village to marry her Facebook friend and play the role of a doting Indian wife.
On a small farm, about 200km (125 miles) north-east of Mumbai, Murlidhar Gunjal plucks cherry tomatoes off vines, while some of his workers pick rosemary and thyme from a herb garden.
Some questions about how the government views and review the fashion industry
Former New Zealand bowler Simon Doull has criticised India for their poor performance in New Zealand and their team selection policy.
Over 2 million records chronicling the lives of British individuals who went to India since the time of the East India Company are now available online
Zimbabwe's central bank said it would add the Indian Rupee to the basket of currencies to be circulated in the country.
The makhani dal, was invented by none other than Kundan Lal Gujral, the founder of the Moti Mahal chain.
We can’t function without “the workers” and they can’t eat without us. It’s the time-honoured paternalistic/parasitic dance of the Indian class system
The 'Big Three' - India, Australia and England - need approval of seven of the 10 Board members to have complete control over international cricket. Board of Control for Cricket in India also wants an ICC event every two years in India.
There was mehndi for female guests, bhangra dancing, and tandoori dinner. There were sarees galore, Nehru jackets, and the reigning greeting for the night was 'namaste'.
Facebook is likely to lose 80 % of its users and getting largely abandoned by 2017
An Indian-origin engineer claims to have developed a 3D printer that can print food and pizza for astronauts on long missions.
Most problematic for Plustxt and apps like it, though, is that the online demographic shift they are banking on for long-term growth and success may not be permanent.
Delhi’s residents say that the city belongs to everybody, because it belongs to nobody.
Following protests by Hindus for showing disrespect to lord Ganesha, Amazon.com has removed bell bottoms, waist pants, hot pants that had images of the diety on legs, crochets and hips
Will the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League, starting Saturday, throw up more players to watch out for?
Software firm SplashData has released the 2013 edition of its annual "Worst Passwords" list, and for the first time, "password" has been displaced from the top spot.
The customs department has made it mandatory for all flyers arriving in Delhi from international destinations to fill a detailed declaration form.
India’s buffalo meat (carabeef) exports to Southeast Asia are growing fast, thanks to rising demand in China, even though the world’s second-biggest economy has not officially opened its doors to India in this sector.
Indian-American professor Rakesh Khurana has been appointed dean of the prestigious Harvard College, becoming the latest addition to a long list of Indian-origin academicians assuming leadership roles at renowned global universities.
India now has six national minorities - Muslims, Sikhs, Parsis, Christians, Buddhists, and now Jains.
Tejpal is accused of sexually assaulting a junior colleague and under the new expanded definition of Section 376, Tejpal’s actions are defined as rape.
Political unrest in Thailand has forced Indian tourists to either cancel trips to the south east Asian country or drop Bangkok from their itinerary
In a country which is home to the world's largest population of tigers, few things swing public opinion more sharply than a "man-eater" does.
For the Union of India’s diversity to thrive, one does not need a ‘unity-in-diversity’ producing system but a diversity preserving system.
I am reminded of the B-H-C model from my economics. At this juice shop, B is for Bungalow — the multinationals in India — H is for Haveli — the indigenous companies in India — and C is for the Chawl system.
This new energy system is part of Prime Minister Mammohan Singh’s plan to make “the sun occupy center-stage.
Parsis don’t have the reverence for the dead that other Indians do and their irreverence is extreme, as shown by numerous Parsi sayings
In India, fitness is becoming a serious business and the growing popularity of marathon is testament to that.
If this proposal gets accepted, it will strengthen BCCI's grip on world cricket and add to their financial growth.
Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia used by millions around the world, lost nearly 10 per cent of its page-views last year.
Remains of "Tiladhak" ancient university are spread in a big area and will take more time for full excavation -- just like Nalanda where the excavation took years.
Four-time Wimbledon semi-finalist Tim Henman is in Mumbai scouting for young Indian players to take on the best in the UK
A veterinarian couple finds foreign homes for Indian street dogs
The little-known shrine of a Sufi ascetic and poet whose life was a revolt against traditions
The World Health Organisation is set to officially declare India a polio free nation as no polio cases have been detected in the country for the past three years.
What ought to make Apple executives uneasy is that competition is building in the premium segment.
A dig for treasure begins after a man dreams of a huge amount of gold hidden under a fort in the north of India.
Recovered from a trash bag, the intimate letters between an Indian diplomat and his wife reveal the life and times of the elite of Nehru’s India
A small tribe in eastern India has managed to prevent a British-Indian mining giant from exploiting the aluminium ore rich hills in which they live.