No one knows if this religious leader is dead or meditating
His family says he's dead. His followers say he's meditating. Either way, Shri Ashutosh Maharaj is in a commercial freezer and there's $170 million at stake.
India and Pakistan 'have a historic moment to open a new chapter'
It's the first time an Indian prime minister has hosted a Pakistani leader for official talks since the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
Watch as India delivers its first pizza by drone
It was a 13-inch margherita.
On Location Video: India's youngest voters helped sway the election, but they're not all happy with the result
Young voters helped bring about a landslide victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party and Narendra Modi, but not all of them are convinced the BJP will do what's best for them.
India's prime minister-elect Narendra Modi invites Pakistani leaders to his inauguration
If Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif were to attend the ceremony, the event would be a first in the history of the nuclear-armed rivals.
Aussie politics are completely NSFW. Here are a bunch of examples
Did the education minister really just use the C-word in the House?
Why the Gandhis are convinced they can rule India again
Despite a drubbing from new Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India’s 'first family' is clinging to its Congress dynasty.
Modi's election euphoria must give way to economic reality
Analysts warn that Modi's promises to make this 'India's century' won't be so easily realized.
It's a landslide for Hindu nationalism in India's election
Narendra Modi and his BJP supporters will lead the world's largest democracy, worrying critics of his belief system and his tactics.
Narendra Modi storms to historic win in India's elections
The desire for change has been so strong that Indian voters put aside concerns about Modi's Hindu-centric politics.
The world's largest democracy might also be its worst
India's month-long election kept the police and corruption investigators working overtime.
Marital rape is officially legal in India
A new ruling just confirmed a significant hole in India's sexual assault laws.
Exit polls in India predict Narendra Modi will be the country's next prime minister
... But India's elections are notoriously hard to call.
Suspected tribal guerrillas kill 22 Muslims in India's Assam
Police said they suspected militants from the Bodo tribe were behind the attacks.
How the Philippines is crushing the Indian call center business
Hint: small talk, big cash.
The frontrunner to be India's next prime minister is apparently the nation's Shakespeare
A surprisingly morbid short story collection demonstrates the privilege of power.
The UN made a Bollywood video about LGBT rights
Even though gay sex is banned in India.
These Indian parliament candidates are accused of serious crimes, including murder
But that doesn’t mean they won’t get elected (or try to kiss your baby).
India, Pakistan or independence? What India's elections mean for Kashmir
Pakistan is playing a waiting game on Kashmir until India's new government shows its hand on the issue.
This Bollywood condom ad makes protected sex look awesome
Dancers, rapping, pelvic thrusts — this is everything you could hope for from a Bollywood condom commercial.
India's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi slams anti-Muslim remarks
Modi himself is tainted by accusations that he turned a blind eye to, or even encouraged, Hindu-Muslim riots in Gujarat in 2002.
Rescuers pull 13th body from the snow after Everest's most deadly avalanche
Authorities have ruled out hope of finding any more survivors.
Indians prefer politicians who refuse to have sex or get married
Oddly enough, this appears to be a legacy of Western colonialism.
The guy who ate gold, and 5 other weird smuggling busts
An Indian businessman just had $16,000 worth of gold removed from his intestines, but that's nothing compared to pants full of monkeys.
This graphic shows where America's most-skilled foreign workers are coming from
Every year, the US lets in 65,000 of the world's top-skilled workers. Here's where they come from and what they do.
The largest election on the planet is holding its largest day of polling today
Voting took place in 120 constituencies across 12 Indian states, from the fractious Himalayan region of Jammu and Kashmir to the lush southern state of Karnataka.
UNICEF's 'Poo2Loo' campaign targets open defecation in India with weird games, videos, shitty puns, and a turd mascot
The whole thing is surreal. But it might work.
How the world gets drunk, in 4 surprising charts
Sorry Russians. When it comes to bingeing, you’ve got nothing on Vietnam’s women.
India's top court just recognized transgender people in landmark ruling
The court ruling also directed authorities to implement policies to improve the transgender community's socio-economic status.
These 12 leaders were targets of hilarious shoe attacks for not so hilarious reasons
Since the Bush shoe incident of 2008, the shoe has been a popular means to protest the actions of world leaders.
India election: 'Idealistic banker' represents anti-corruption Aam Aadmi Party
Meera Sanyal, former CEO of the Royal Bank of Scotland, is contesting for parliament as part of the Aam Aadmi Party, a rising but unproven contender.