by Jeff Spross Posted on January 24, 2014 Updated: May 29, 2014
He knows his Climate Action Plan is insufficient to tackle global warming. But it's a necessary show of good faith to bring the world along.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 23, 2014 Updated: January 23, 2014
The woman, who was hospitalized in serious condition on Thursday, said she lost track of how many men raped her.
by Ari Phillips Posted 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.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on January 13, 2014 Updated: 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 Posted on January 2, 2014 Updated: 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.
by Aviva Shen Posted on December 29, 2013
Here's where rape culture stands after one year of mass protests.
by Posted 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 Posted on December 17, 2013 Updated: December 18, 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 Posted 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 Posted on November 13, 2013
Anti-rape activists are calling for the official's resignation.