Outraged by rape and inequality, Indian women seek justice through entrepreneurship
Women-led startups are on the rise, but getting a loan means posting a man’s assets as collateral.
Things Rich People Do: Spend $214,000 on a pure gold shirt
It weighs nearly 9 pounds and requires a team of bodyguards.
Why India's 'pro-business' prime minister trashed a key WTO pact
And what it says about his supposed economic outlook.
The three reasons why Western businesses fail in India
With a huge English-speaking population, India seems an obvious place for the world’s biggest companies to set up. It’s not that easy.
As the West exits, Japan and Korea seize opportunity in India
Amid hype about India’s new business-friendly government, expat executives in Delhi are more likely to come from the East than the West.
India’s ‘business friendly’ prime minister rejects English
Modi swiftly demanded Hindi in social media and government communications. The non-Hindi speaking majority is outraged.
Here are the world's cat countries and the world's dog countries
Which is more popular — cats or dogs — in your country?
How an Indian entrepreneur is helping to resist executions in the US
When Navneet Verma got an order for sodium thiopental, he says he had no idea it would be used to execute people.
Here’s why Punjab state has India’s worst cancer crisis
As the economy grows, so does the suffering.
It turns out rape is also really bad for India's economy
The aftermath of the Delhi gang rape has been particularly hard for tourism and working women.
Delhi’s 30,000 unruly monkeys steal stuff, terrorize people and even kill
So residents have concocted creative (and sometimes nasty) ways to combat them.
This YouTube channel shows what it’s like to be an 'untouchable'
India’s scorned caste tells of relentless rapes, beatings and humiliations — all committed with impunity.
This Indian meal service is so efficient it’s the envy of FedEx
In a country not exactly known for promptness, 6 million meals each day get delivered through Mumbai traffic with flawless precision.
Struggling to save Punjab’s next generation
Not long ago Punjab was one of India’s success stories. Now half the state’s youth are addicted to drugs.
Yes, India. You shall go to the World Cup
That's the Homeless World Cup. Meet the coach, a runaway who slept in a tree trunk before being drafted to play abroad.
Coke may have won the World Cup, but it’s losing in India
Officials have shuttered a cola plant in the district of the new ‘pro-business’ prime minister — another defeat in Coke’s campaign to tame India.
Another woman was raped, her body hanged from a tree
This time in Pakistan.
This chart shows which countries produce the most electricity from renewable energy
Norway for the win.
This Indian city is on a quest to get rid of shantytowns. Turns out that's not very easy
Le Corbusier’s urban design failed to plan for laborers. Chandigarh city is trying to fix that, but some residents are ending up homeless.
Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif looks forward to working 'in harmony' with India's Modi
Modi's invitation to Sharif was a surprise move seen as a significant olive branch to India's Muslim neighbor.
Modi's government says it will have a 'zero tolerance' policy for violence against women
The speech, drafted by Modi's cabinet, included ambitious plans to overhaul India's dilapidated roads, and to build a high-speed train network and more airports.
Indian police arrest 3 men, including a policeman, over grisly rape of 2 teenage girls
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not yet commented on the killings in Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state and a key political battleground.
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.