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India faces crisis over dwindling numbers of girls, U.N. says

India faces crisis over dwindling numbers of girls, U.N. says

The dwindling numbers of Indian girls, caused by the illegal abortion of millions of babies, has reached “emergency proportions”, fuelling an increase in crimes such as kidnapping and…

India to probe corruption in healthcare after TV sting

India to probe corruption in healthcare after TV sting

India has ordered an investigation into doctors and laboratories suspected of offering kickbacks for referring patients for medical tests, following a sting operation by a TV news channel.…

COMMUNITY

New York Physician Acquitted of Health Care Fraud

New York Physician Acquitted of Health Care Fraud

U.S. prosecutors failed for the second time to convict an Indian-American physician in upstate New…

A Contemporary Twist to Desi Fashion at India Couture Week

A Contemporary Twist to Desi  Fashion at India Couture Week

Design aesthetics, creativity and glamour took center stage at the just concluded Shree Raj Mahal…

Spiritual Leader Blesses Thousands on Guru Poornima Celebrations

Spiritual Leader Blesses Thousands on Guru Poornima Celebrations

It was a night of devotion, joy, spirituality and celebration, as more than 3,000 people…

Tech Entrepreneur Priya Haji, Founder, CEO of SaveUp, 44

Tech Entrepreneur Priya Haji, Founder, CEO of SaveUp, 44

Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur Priya Haji, known for her focus on socially-minded ventures, died unexpectedly…

INDIA

A Contemporary Twist to Desi Fashion at India Couture Week

A Contemporary Twist to Desi  Fashion at India Couture Week

Design aesthetics, creativity and glamour took center stage at the just concluded Shree Raj Mahal Jewelers India Couture Week 2014, which opened on July 15 with Sabyasachi Mukherjee.…

Restaurant run by Tihar convicts wins praise for politeness, hygiene

Restaurant run by Tihar convicts wins praise for politeness, hygiene

As India’s capital baked in a heat wave, banker Gaurav Gupta sat down for lunch at a new air-conditioned restaurant, to be greeted by a smiling waiter who…

India faces crisis over dwindling numbers of girls, U.N. says

India faces crisis over dwindling numbers of girls, U.N. says

The dwindling numbers of Indian girls, caused by the illegal abortion of millions of babies, has reached “emergency proportions”, fuelling an increase in crimes such as kidnapping and…

CRIME

Pakistani-Briton Given Prison Term for Terrorist Ties

Pakistani-Briton Given Prison Term for Terrorist Ties

“What You Can Do to Help the Taliban,” was one of the articles posted on the website run by Azzam Publications.…

U.S. AFFAIRS

In Memoriam: Granville Austin, American Historian of India

Granville Austin, historian of modern India and eminent authority on India’s Constitution, died on July 6. His most noteworthy books include “The Constitution of India: Cornerstone of…

INDIA

A Contemporary Twist to Desi Fashion at India Couture Week

Design aesthetics, creativity and glamour took center stage at the just concluded Shree Raj Mahal Jewelers India Couture Week 2014, which opened on July 15 with Sabyasachi…

POLITICS

The Biggest Challenge for BRICS Success? Big Brother China

In two years of tough negotiations to create the new BRICS development bank, the main stumbling block was not a lack of resources or commitment, but fellow…

SOUTH ASIA

Pakistan Military Captures Taliban Commander

The Pakistani military has captured a Taliban commander who once tried to blow up former president Pervez Musharraf, security officials said on Tuesday. Adnan Rashid, who was…

COMMUNITY

New York Physician Acquitted of Health Care Fraud

U.S. prosecutors failed for the second time to convict an Indian-American physician in upstate New York on charges of healthcare and mail fraud. A federal jury in…

ENTERTAINMENT

Millions Watch Celina Jaitly U.N. Video Promoting LGBT Rights

A Bollywood-style music video promoting equal rights for gays, lesbians, transgender people and bisexuals has received more than a million views online, becoming one of the United…

LIFESTYLE

A Contemporary Twist to Desi Fashion at India Couture Week

Design aesthetics, creativity and glamour took center stage at the just concluded Shree Raj Mahal Jewelers India Couture Week 2014, which opened on July 15 with Sabyasachi…

CINEMA

‘Lekar Hum Deewana Dil’ is an insipid disaster

Director Arif Ali’s “Lekar Hum Deewana Dil” will try your patience from the word go, so here’s a game you can play to make the experience more…

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