Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces a crucial test on Monday when Bihar, one of India's largest and poorest states, begins voting in polls that could have major consequences for his troubled reform drive.
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India said Friday it had lodged a protest with authorities in Riyadh after a maid from Tamil Nadu allegedly had her hand chopped off by her Saudi employer for complaining about her work conditions.
India's Bellandur Lake used to supply water to over 20 villages in the 1970s, but now it would be a stretch to even call it a lake. Other words come to mind, cesspool, toxic brew, or even chemical dump describes it better.
There are many reasons why car owners adorn their vehicles with OEM wheel rims and it is a business that has flourished. Like a lot of things in our culture, looks and individuality are the biggest reasons for putting OEM wheel rims on a vehicle.
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Environmentalists called Tuesday for a pollution tax in the Indian capital after a top court ordered the city and national governments to quickly come up with a plan to clean New Delhi's notoriously filthy air.
In a study from Canada's Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre in Montreal, researchers found that men, too, can suffer depression prior to becoming a parent. The number of expectant fathers who experience depression are significant.
A product that could save lives daily all over the world is being developed by researchers at UBC in Vancouver. The remarkable powder is being designed to travel through the flow of blood and stop bleeding at its source.
Many people witnessing a performance by the Bollywood Masala Orchestra and Dancers on a current North American tour will never visit India. No matter. For a couple of hours, audiences will feel like they’re on the South Asian sub-continent.
A nine-day strike by thousands of tea workers, mostly women, in India's southern Kerala state ended earlier this week after company managers at the plantation where they work agreed to meet their demands.
Japan's small island of Kyushu is not a safe place to be right now. That's because on Monday the island's volcano erupted and sent plumes of smoke and gaseous chemicals into the air and down the side of the mountain.