Some elephants have superstar status in the state — when they reach a particular temple, thousands of elephant lovers assemble to see them.
The mantra by which the youth live is “I tweet, therefore I am”.
As the world celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema, Indian stars, it seems, went a little overboard in projecting the ethnic, oriental look at the Cannes red carpet
The highest spending pattern on organic foods was reported from Mumbai (65 percent), Delhi-NCR (61), Bangalore (58), Ahmedabad (55), Hyderabad (52), Chandigarh (51) and Indore (50).
Some senior immigrants refer to their life in the US as living in a "golden cage" attributable to their ignorance of the language, lack of mobility and social contacts.
In a country, where women employees working night shifts in a call centre are still looked at questionably in most metros, women who opt for casino-dealing as a career must be made of something else altogether.
Sarkari' brands have survived on the basis of sheer product quality and a complete understanding of what regional customers want.
Not only did he successfully undergo an angioplasty but, at 104 years of age, also became the oldest person in the world to do so.
The so-called racism map is more egregious because it offers an alluring and misleading distillation of context-less data, painting entire nations as racist or liberal in one fell swoop.
An increasing number of childless Asian couples are travelling to India for fertility treatment because of a shortage of south Asian egg donors in the UK.
Women live longer than men partly because their immune systems age more slowly, a study suggests.
the technology does not offer any techniques to verify the age of a person logging into the Internet and social media sites online
Over the years, these kids from middle-class homes become the founders of India’s new economy.
Some women go further — waiting until they travel to India to take care of their soiled saris. Assuming that saris are made there, they reason, Indian dry cleaners should know what they are doing.
Passion, along with a new willingness to spend among the growing affluent class in India, has lured high-end automakers to India.
Expressing concern over increasing "abduction" of American children to India, an influential lawmaker has said that the country has been a source of immense frustration and grief for parents in the US.
Most of the cases of rape of women and girls in India's Bihar state occur when they go out to defecate in the open, police and social activists say.
Blingy is certainly not the buzz word any more for brides-to-be.
The global economy is sluggish and the $110-billion Indian IT industry is in the throes of an upheaval.
What does a top woman journalist do when she is threatened regularly with gang rape and stripping on Twitter?
He is the brain behind several world-class and award-winning buildings that include airports and hotels in the US.
I have spotted not one but two silver linings in those dark grey spinster skies.
A third of Facebook users take breaks from the site by deactivating their account, and one in 10 completely quit.
The tourism and trade industry sees Goa as one of the most popular and gay friendly tourism destinations in the country.
From Asia to Africa to the Middle East and the Americas, the business of business travel is booming in emerging countries. And it shows.
To really get under the skin of a new country, you need a skinful or two of the local liquor.
The city of the Taj is now aiming to show visitors that there is much more to it than the monument to love.
When it comes to portrayal of women on screen, do commercial films merely reflect prevailing attitudes or do they shape and contribute to those attitudes as well?
What does it take to fall in love with an Indian, marry him, and move to his country to live with him
The first Chinese to start settling in the city were runaway sailors and the indentured servants mentioned in a letter from Atchew to Governor General Warren Hastings.
The Indian workers were brought to replace the slave labour on the sugarcane plantations after slavery was abolished in British colonies. O
If you’ve ever stayed in a college hostel, chances are you’ve been part of or have participated in gossip that shuttles between malicious and innocent. The difference is that now it is online, for all to read.
If you thought that there’s no flip side to being impossibly handsome, think again! Apparently that chiseled face, the dreamy eyes fringed with lashes and the manly chest can lead to deportation. If you’re in Saudi Arabia, that is.
After decades of fixing arranged marriages for their children, Indian parents are taking on a new challenge: trying to orchestrate their kids’ love marriages.
A global survey by an online accommodation booking service has revealed that 35% of the global travellers have no qualms about taking home hotel amenities.
The parental emotion is as simple as a learning to count and as strange as discovering that the series of numbers, the counting, never ends
The Dove Real Beauty Sketch campaign has the tagline, “You are more beautiful than you think.” However, the ideas being sold by the ad aren’t particularly beautiful.
It is a myth that feminists don't laugh. And the truth is that laughter is the best way to diminish fear and fight tyranny.
In 2011, India alone added 142 million new mobile phone subscriptions -- twice as many as in the whole of Africa, and more than in Europe, the Middle East and the former Soviet republics combined,