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Top 10 Extreme Sports in India You Missed Last Time

I was the smallest scuba-geared mermaid in the boundless aquarium of vast eternity. A random thought came to my mind: "How many times will I trust that leap of faith,that gear, that rope or that inner guts to help me surface?"Just then the small colorful fishes kissed me as if guiding me to their …

Paragliding

Best Time to Visit India Due to Weather and Seasons

The weather in India varies dramatically. While the southern tip of the India is being lashed by tropical monsoon rain, the north will be blanketed …

India: Time stops at Kasauli

There are so many hill stations in India to contemplate upon that one is spoilt for choice while deciding to visit one of them- more so when one is …

Vice President Joe Biden arrives in India for 4-day visit

NEW DELHI, India — Vice President Joe Biden arrived in India on Monday afternoon, the first U.S. vice president to visit in decades. The four-day visit is designed to strengthen ties and lay the groundwork for a planned summit between Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President Obama this …

Ubisoft Reveals A New Assassin's Creed Set In India (It's a Comic)

Today during Comic-Con, Ubisoft announced a new set of stories from the <i>Assassin's Creed</i> universe called <i>Assassin's Creed: Brahman</i>. It'll be a graphic …

Assassin's Creed

Odd Jobs: Ear Cleaners of Delhi, India

India has a lot of odd jobs and different types of <i>wallahs</i> to service it’s every need.<p>So much that you can say, that ‘man’ is India’s greatest …

Customs officials seize 10,000 sea turtles from man’s suitcase in India

<b>Sun cream, spare underpants and 10,000 sea turtles is what one air passenger decided to pack before catching a flight to India.</b><p>We’re not sure what he …

WHO had asked India to ban toxin that killed children

The pesticide that killed 23 Indian schoolchildren last week is a nerve poison banned by many countries because of what the World Health Organization (WHO) describes as its "high acute toxicity".<p>As early as 2009, the United Nations health agency urged India to consider a ban on the pesticide …

India jails six for life over Swiss gang rape

Six men convicted of the gang rape of a Swiss woman in India earlier this year were sentenced to life imprisonment on Saturday.<p>The woman, 39, and her …

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In India, Students in a Region Marred by Lunch Poisonings Remain Hopeful

The country has passed a law providing access to primary education for all, but the system struggles to ensure basic safety.<p>On a 2011 reporting trip to visit schools in Bihar, India's poorest state, one scene in particular stuck in my mind. After a touring a slum neighborhood on the outskirts of …

8 Lesser Known Sights in Rajasthan, India

Most travelers to India concentrate on the “Golden Triangle,” a hugely popular route covering the cities of Delhi, Agra (for the Taj Mahal), and …

Human trafficking will not end until it ends in India

For generations, 300 million Dalits—the poorest of the poor in India—have been taught that they are worthless.<p>Less than human.<p>Excluded from society, they have limited access to education or justice.<p>They are used, cheated, and abused freely by others.<p>They are given no protection by law enforcement; …

1st Youth Test, India Under-19s tour of Sri Lanka at Dambulla, Jul 23-26 2013 | Match Summary

Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium<p>Series<p>India Under-19s tour of Sri Lanka 2013<p>Toss<p>Sri Lanka Under-19s , elected to field first<p>Series …

A forgotten rain rule, an unforgettable spat

Zimbabwe v India, 1st ODI, Harare<p>India's matches in Zimbabwe haven't been the most memorable. Here are a few that stand out<p>India's visits to the …

Mississauga grandmother arrested for arms smuggling in India

Mississauga grandmother Irene Mathias would seem to be an unlikely arms smuggler.<p>The 59-year-old visiting family in India has been arrested and …

India Joins the EU and Israel in Surpassing the US in Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Testing Policy

U.S. animal advocates have become somewhat accustomed to being embarrassingly surpassed by the animal protection policies across the pond in the European Union (EU). Now it seems we'd better prepare ourselves to be eclipsed by India -- at least when it comes to cosmetics testing on …

Does India even need foreign investment? (Yes, it really does.)

The recent departure of a string of big name investors from India, including ArcelorMittal and Berkshire Hathaway, has prompted a familiar reaction in from some corners of India—we didn’t need you anyway.<p>Foreign direct investment in India plummeted more than 20% in the last fiscal year, as economic …

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How Rocket Internet is Encouraging Coupon Clipping in India

Coupon clipping is not dying off in the digital age. Indeed, as seen in India, coupons remain a huge attraction to e-commerce store users. That means …

India: Lesbians kidnapped my daughter, father claims

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