| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:49 AM
The principal at an Indian primary school where 23 children died last week after eating free lunches contaminated with pesticide was arrested Wednesday on murder and criminal conspiracy charges after eight days on the run.
Principal Meena Devi, 35,...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:23 AM
NEW DELHI -- Four bodies were recovered Friday from a submarine that exploded and burned in Mumbai two days earlier, the Indian navy said, and navy divers working around the clock have heard no sound or other indication of life inside, making it...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 8:03 AM
India finds itself in the middle of a new free-speech controversy after authorities arrested cartoonist and anti-corruption activist Aseem Trivedi on sedition charges....
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:43 AM
India, China military defense: Indian and Chinese defense chiefs meet in New Delhi....
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:12 AM
Burma United States Obama Democracy: Myanmar democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi makes her first trip to U.S. in decades starting Monday....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 11:43 AM
India drugs criminal police: Indian police are red-faced after word leaked out this week that an alleged drug kingpin suspected of running a $40-million heroin and methamphetamine network walked away from the police unit guarding him and the escape was...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:42 AM
India Strike Fuel Reform: Indian Strike Over Fuel Prices and Reform Disrupts Transport, Trade...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 11:03 AM
City Beat: Hollywood tourists come and go with no sun...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 6:16 PM
NEW DELHI — A first-time visitor to New Delhi might think Indians are addicted to coffee. There are at least 10 coffee shops in Connaught Place, the city's financial and commercial hub, most within sight of each other and doing well.
| Mar 11, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl, the Rev. Sleeva Raju Policetti fled nearly a decade ago to his native India, where the Roman Catholic archbishop of Hyderabad soon issued an order barring him from ministry.
In 2008, after a canonical...
| May 30, 2012
| 5:00 AM
KATMANDU, Nepal — Nepal announced the formation of a caretaker government Tuesday and settled into a tense calm after a weekend constitutional crisis led the prime minister to call elections, some four years and several shaky governments after the...
| May 26, 2011
This is a lesson: Good food is hiding everywhere, and you might come across it when you least expect it. You just need to be open, willing and ready to seize the moment.
Namastey India looks like any Indian grocery, on a mostly empty stretch of a semi-...