While women in India have come a long way, there still exist some age old taboos which hinder their status in society. Angry Brides is a fun game which reminds us that together we can stand-up against this inhuman practice.
The number of Indian tourists visiting Paris has breached 300,000, up almost 200 percent in the last decade.
The Daily Mail reported that the four-times previously married Rushdie proposed to his former flame Barish in December.
Chandra Bahadur Dangi, 72, has been recognized with the title by the Guinness World Records.
Television news footage caught Karnataka Ministers in the state assembly watching the pornographic clip on a phone.
Bai returned home only after her husband constructed a toilet with a grant.
The apartment price bested the previous high of $2,000 per sq ft paid in 2010.
Industry-wise, the biggest salary increase this year, of 13.3%, is expected to come in the pharmaceuticals industry
GetHired.com combines the visibility of a job board with the functionality of an applicant tracking system.
South Asia is among the least integrated region in the world, according to Economist magazine. Neighbors account for just 0.5% of India’s imports
New Zealand, Finland, Denmark, Norway and Canada rated as the safest global risk countries.
Pakistan International Airlines reportedly flew two passengers in the toilet after running out of room on a Lahore to Karachi flight. The country’s Geo
India recently lifted a three-year ban on export of non-Basmati rice. Indian rice is almost $100 per ton cheaper than Thai rice on the global market.
NASSCOM estimates that Indian IT firms employ over 100,000 people in the US, up from 20,000 six years ago.
The federal health department reportedly launched the investigation into the advertisement, displayed throughout the India-Australia cricket series.
There are an estimated 354,000 Asians in New Zealand, of which 107,000 are Indian.
A hotel employee in Britain is insuring her bottom for $6 million after landing a job to test the softness of hotel beds.
An Australian university is teaching foreign students how to use the toilet correctly after janitors complained that they were leaving them soiled.
Nearly 50 Finnair crew dressed in salwar kameez and traditional Indian attire gyrated and frolicked through the aisles to the delight of surprised passengers.
Parijat Saha, who expected only Rs 10,000 ($200) in his account, rushed to an ATM machine to verify, and sure enough he had $10 billion in the bank.
Major nonviolent campaigns have achieved success 53 percent of the time, compared with 26 percent for violent resistance campaigns.
Tourism from India is projected to grow 50 percent by 2016.
With the growing popularity of cell phones, the word recharge is entering the Hinglish lexicon, as in recharge your brain, for example. Likewise, Hi-fi,
A Madhya Pradesh Minister criticized after a videotape showed a young boy tying his shoes has pledged never to wear shoes with laces again.
The French fashion house Hermes has launched 28 limited-edition printed saris for the Indian market starting at $6,500.
Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi has directed the Indian Embassy in Washington to lodge a protest with NBC over the “quite unfortunate and quite objectionable” satire.
scores of people in housing colonies patrolled the streets and chanted slogans to stay awake in Lucknow.
Thames Valley Police, one of the largest police departments in the UK, is advising Indian families to avoid keeping high value jewelry at home after a spate of robberies targeting the community in the counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire.
Overseas Indian physicians may soon be allowed to practice and teach at medical schools in India. The union cabinet has endorsed a proposal from the National
Looks like the aging padre is mixing up his exercising with his exorcisings.
Ziona Chana, a 66-year-old Indian with 39 wives, 94 children and 33 grandchildren, has topped Ripley’s Believe It or Not’s 11 strangest stories for 2011.
Bhattacharya attributes the bard’s chronic loneliness to “disappointment with the support he received from his people.
Critics ridicule the project as a cheap publicity stunt.
Nearly half of America’s top 50 venture-funded companies have immigrant founders, and Indians top the list.
Dow owns Union Carbide, the company that owned and ran a pesticide plant in Bhopal, where a gas leak in 1984 killed thousands of people in the world’s worst industrial disaster.
Sen. Chuck Grassley placed a hold on the bill
Ten Indians made the cut in Forbes list of “tomorrow’s brightest stars.”
A primary school with predominantly Indian and Asian children has been rated as Britain’s best performing primary school.
Harvard University’s Faculty of Arts & Science has voted to drop courses taught by controversial Indian politician Subramanian Swamy because of his controversial column in an Indian newspaper attacking Muslims.
A global survey ranks Bangalore as the best city to live in India.
A Russian court has dismissed a petition to ban the Bhagvad Gita as extremist.
A Lancaster University student shot dead may have been murdered for failing to give the gunman the correct time.
The 65-year-old yoga guru has filed a federal lawsuit to block Yoga to the People.
The size of a man’s ring finger is a measure of his libido.
A skilled Indian national would need to wait 70 years to receive a green card, according to a US policy research group.
Mumbai ranked second, Patna third, Chandigarh fourth and Delhi fifth in the happiness rankings.
The cleaning woman mistook it for a stain and scrubbed it clean. “It is now impossible to return it to its original state,” according to a museum spokesperson.