| May 17, 2014
| 12:02 AM
As his party absorbed a crushing election defeat, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left office Saturday, ending a 10-year run that began with strong economic growth but collapsed amid corruption scandals and political paralysis that he was seen as too...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:00 PM
The outcome of India's national election — a resounding triumph for the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party — has put the United States in an awkward position.
The BJP's Narendra Modi will soon be India's prime minister. In 2005, Washington...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — John Oliver will have the crab cakes — but that's all, thanks.
In a private dining room at HBO's plush headquarters overlooking Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan, a waitress in a crisp black uniform asks the 37-year-old comedian if...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:17 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Orphan Black Sarah (Tatiana Maslany) gets a...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:56 PM
The signs that greet you as you emerge from the little airport in Srinagar, Kashmir's main city, give you a sense of how unexpected the place is going to be. The first one I saw advised, "Do not get your daughter married before the age of 18. (It is a...
| May 25, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Jimmy Goldblum and Adam Weber's "Tomorrow We Disappear" chronicles the razing of a colorful New Delhi colony called Kathputli, destroyed by upscale developers to construct a mall and luxury skyscraper. Though the spectacle of the very rich driving their...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:57 AM
China took the gold medal last year in purchases of the precious metal, becoming the world's largest consumer even as overall world demand was down in the face of rising stock prices.
Consumers bought a record 3,863.5 tons of gold jewelry, coins and...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 7:28 AM
NEW DELHI — Balloting began Monday in the world’s largest election, as Indian voters frustrated by an economic slowdown and political mismanagement were expected to drum the ruling Indian National Congress out of power.
Six weeks of...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:30 AM
HONG KONG - Indian television leaders STAR Den and Zee Turner are to disband their three year old MediaPro Enterprises joint venture.
The JV had packaged and represented the channels of the two groups selling them to cable MSOs and satellite platforms....
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Bollywood stars Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, John Abraham, retired cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly and Spanish club Atletico Madrid are among the owners of the eight franchises announced for the Indian Super League (ISL) soccer...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 11:13 PM
WASHINGTON — Raised on his father's and grandfather's tales of military service in India, Amitoj Chhabra wanted nothing more than to follow in their footsteps and join the U.S. Air Force.
"I dreamt it. I slept it. It was all I ever thought about...