March 14, 2012 The cooking show, which will have its semi-finals next week, pits Indian chefs against Pakistani chefs. It exploits the long rivalry between the two countries — something that has rarely been a joking matter.
January 31, 2012 Starbucks has announced it's barreling into India with plans to open 50 stores before the end of the year. That's just one of several new strategies — from a new coffee product to serving alcohol at some of its U.S. stores — to get bigger and more profitable.
December 9, 2011 Authorities have started to arrest some of the hospital's owners and staff. Families of the victims allege patients were abandoned and left to die in the fire.
November 2, 2011 The move is being viewed as a positive first step toward the possible normalization of diplomatic relations between the two nuclear rivals.
July 13, 2011 Mumbai is on high alert after three explosions were reported in high-traffic sections of India's business capital, striking in the early evening. According to the AP, the city's Police Control Room says that all three blasts took place in a crowded markets and busy areas.
July 6, 2011 As for whether the last underground vault will be opened, some say the "curse of the cobra" means it shouldn't be.
June 13, 2011 A popular guru has been protesting corruption in India. Indian officials aren't happy about it.
June 10, 2011 The celebrated artist, who also directed films, left his native country in 2006 because of threats on this life. His nude paintings of Hindu gods had angered some. He died Thursday in London, at the age of 95.
March 31, 2011 Paying bribes should be legal — but accepting them should be illegal, an Indian economist argues. That would give people who are forced to pay bribes an incentive to blow the whistle on corrupt officials.
March 30, 2011 Though deeply disappointed that Pakistan's cricket team lost to India today in their semifinal World Cup match, some fans were also struck by the potential meaning of the match between the two archrivals.
October 20, 2010 Obama's aides fear photos and videos of him in a head cover would make him look Muslim. A baseball cap would be unacceptable and a fedora probably wouldn't work either. Perhaps the president should try one of those American flag head wraps.
September 30, 2010 Indian court splits holy site between Hindus and Muslims. The site in Ayodhya, India sparked violence in 1992 when Hindu militants razed a mosque sparking clashes that killed thousands.
August 30, 2010 BlackBerry maker RIM agreed to give India a way to snoop inside its encrypted messages. India says it needs this ability to fight terrorism. Meanwhile, Google and Skype are next.