India defeats polio with army of more than two million vaccinators
World efforts to consign the crippling virus to history are making steady progress.
Devyani Khobragade, diplomat at center of US-India row, welcomed with open arms in India
A federal grand jury in New York indicted deputy consul general Khobragade, but a political career is hers for the taking in India.
India orders US diplomats to follow traffic rules. Here’s why that’ll be challenging
In an escalating diplomatic fight, India has demanded that US diplomats adhere to the country's traffic rules. That might prove challenging on India's roads.
India successfully launches cutting-edge cryogenic rocket
The cost of the program has attracted criticism as the government struggles to tackle poverty and child malnutrition.
Death toll rises to 13 in India building collapse
The building collapsed like 'a house of cards.'
Anna Hazare-inspired 'common man' party takes first step toward its Indian revolution
After scoring an upset victory in Delhi, a ragtag collection of political amateurs threatens to wreck India’s political order.
60 Seconds on Earth: Need an elephant? Get to Asia's largest and oldest livestock fair
There's a lot more than just cattle at this Indian fair
More like global colding (PHOTOS)
It's snowing in a lot of places around the world today.
Gold smuggling in India up due to high import duties
The tariff spike and a weakening rupee have meant that smuggling has become profitable.
India train fire kills at least 26
At least 26 people are dead, including two children, after a passenger train compartment caught fire early Saturday morning in southeast India.
India train fire kills at least 26 (PHOTOS)
At least 26 people are dead after a passenger train compartment caught fire early Saturday morning in southeast India.
Indian woman raped by two gangs on Christmas Eve
Police arrested 10 men and charged six of them after two apparently unrelated groups raped a 21-year-old woman in India on Christmas Eve.
Indian court rejects riots petition against vote front-runner Modi
An Indian court upheld the result of an investigation that cleared Gujarat state chief minister and prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi of complicity in riots in 2002.
India's invisible maids
Sangeeta Richard stood up to her employer, but she is rare among Indian domestic servants.
Indian government asks Supreme Court to review anti-gay law
India's government will ask its Supreme Court to take a second look at its decision to uphold a harsh colonial-era law banning homosexual acts.
These will be the big news stories of 2014
Elections in Egypt, the US and India. The World Cup. The Sochi Olympics. And the NATO withdrawal are all sure to be in the news in 2014.
2014: A year of electoral fireworks
A big year ahead for Dilma, Modi, Jokowi and Barry, too.
India vows to 'restore dignity' of diplomat strip searched in US
India's deputy consul general in New York, Devyani Khobragade, says she was stripped and cavity-searched after being arrested on suspicion of fraud.
3 men convicted in gang rape of American tourist in India
Three Nepali men, all in their 20s, were convicted Tuesday in the gang rape of an American tourist in June in the Indian mountain state of Himachal Pradesh.
A year after the Delhi gang rape, what's changed?
Despite the vigils and outrage, Indian women debate whether their country is any safer.
India reinstates gay sex ban
India's Supreme Court on Wednesday reinstated a colonial-era law banning gay sex, which had been thrown out by a lower court in 2009.
India's top court restores ban on gay sex
The ban, first instated during colonial times, could see consenting gay adults imprisoned for up to 10 years.
The Indian tech worker H-1B visa scam
More than 1 in 3 US tech jobs go to foreigners. Americans, and many foreigners, get cheated in the process. Obama and Zuckerberg want to let in more.
Cupid for India’s HIV positive
In this marriage-obsessed culture, a website helps the infected find life partners.
AIDS-related deaths among adolescents increased dramatically, UNICEF says
AIDS-related deaths between the ages of 10 and 19 increased by 50 percent between 2005 and 2012.
Indian magazine editor Tarun Tejpal arrested over sexual assault allegations
Tarun Tejpal, the founder and editor of Tehelka magazine, has been accused of sexually assaulting a junior colleague.
Buddhist shrines around the world
Buddhism is one of the planet's most popular religions. Here are some of its most magnificent shrines.
Meet 22-year-old Magnus Carlsen, the new world chess champion
Carlsen, who turns 23 on November 30, missed out on becoming the youngest world champion by a few weeks.
Hundreds of thousands evacuated as Cyclone Helen hits India
Two people were killed by falling trees in the storm that comes a month after a cyclone left at least 18 people dead.
Behind an Indian skeptic's murder, a murky realm of superstition
Narendra Dabholkar advocated against what he called "blind faith." His murder has brought attention to a violent clash between science and superstition.
Welcome to India's all-women bank
Only 28 percent of women in India have a bank account and per capita credit to women is 80 percent lower than for men: Finance minister