| Jan 10, 2008
| 2:06 PM
NEW DELHI -- India's Tata Motors Ltd. unveiled the world's cheapest new car today, bringing car ownership closer for millions of poorer consumers in emerging markets but raising environmental concerns.
The four-seater Nano, with an engine around 625 cc,...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 5:33 AM
KARACHI, Pakistan -- A suicide bombing targeting a Shiite Muslim procession in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi killed 25 people and wounded dozens more Monday, as Shiites across the country marked the key holy day of Ashoura.
Violence broke out in the...
| Jan 22, 2010
| 4:10 AM
NEW DELHI -- Indian airports were on high alert Friday after intelligence services received information that al-Qaida-linked militants were plotting to hijack a plane.
Such an attack would be the first major terrorist strike in India since 10 heavily...
| Oct 10, 2004
Somewhere along the barren two-lane "highway" between Udaipur and the Adivasi Valley in northwest India, my driver, Shyam Vir Singh Nager, and I searched for a lunch spot.
We were in Rajasthan, one of India's poorest but most culturally rich states. This...