By Ari Phillips on January 21, 2014
The country has plans to build the biggest solar plant in the world, part of an effort to wean itself from costly fossil fuel imports.
By Sy Mukherjee on January 13, 2014
On Monday, India celebrated its third consecutive year without a reported polio case -- a major achievement for a mass immunization campaign that has saved millions of lives.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on January 2, 2014
A teenage girl, who was pregnant at the time of her death, was burned alive by people who may have been punishing her for reporting a rape to the police.
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By Aviva Shen on December 29, 2013
Here's where rape culture stands after one year of mass protests.
By Aarthi Gunasekaran, Guest Blogger on December 19, 2013
When denouncing the U.S.'s handling of a female diplomat's arrest, India's government should look at its own treatment of women.
By Hayes Brown on December 17, 2013
The U.S. arrested an Indian diplomat for allegedly paying a nanny $3.31 per hour. Now India is retaliating, with one opposition leader threatening same-sex partners of American diplomats.
By Zack Ford on December 11, 2013
India's Supreme Court has reversed a lower court's ruling, allowing the country's 150-year-old law criminalizing sodomy to persist.
By Aviva Shen on November 13, 2013
Anti-rape activists are calling for the official's resignation.
By Joanna M. Foster on October 10, 2013
A Katrina-sized cyclone is rapidly intensifying in the Bay of Bengal.
By Andrew Breiner on September 24, 2013
Indian utilities plan to use 23,000 acres of land to build the largest solar power plant in the world, at 4GW of power.