| Dec 7, 2014
| 11:07 AM
An Indian driver with the U.S.-based Uber car service was arrested Sunday on suspicion of sexually assaulting a female passenger in New Delhi, authorities said.
The arrest of 32-year-old Shiv Kumar Yadav came after a daylong police manhunt and marked...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:59 AM
News website Huffington Post launched its India edition on Monday in a tie-up with media conglomerate Times of India Group, as the AOL-owned site expands into markets where internet use is growing rapidly.
The India edition is Huffington Post's 13th and...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Obviously, there's more to India than Bollywood, curry and the Taj Mahal.
A lot more.
You can get glimpses (and tastes) of the diverse country at the Indian Cultural Festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 in Naperville's Central Park,...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
LONDON -- "Big Bang Theory" star Kunal Nayyar has joined the cast of "A Bollywoof Tale," which has been boarded by U.K. distributor Icon Film Distribution.
The pic is to be directed by "Racing Stripes" and "Underdog" director Frederik Du Chau....
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:00 PM
The estate of a Chicago man killed in the Mumbai, India, terrorist attacks in 2008 has filed suit in Cook County against a Pakistan-based terrorist group that India accuses of planning the attacks.
The suit Maribeth Jeswani, special administrator to the...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 7:30 AM
If you crave the full-flavored tastes of Indian cuisine, you might be attracted to a new Pacific Delight Tours' itinerary that explores the rich spice mixes and regional flavors of the subcontinent. Culinary Journey through India has a four-night...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Aditya Giri had awoken at 4 a.m. for his newspaper route, sat through three hours of math and science lectures and hoofed across the city in head-pounding humidity.
Now, the 19-year-old was standing in the cramped receiving area behind an upmarket...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:30 PM
"Court" has won best film, plus awards for director Chaitanya Tamhane and a special jury mention for its ensemble cast at the 16th Mumbai Film Festival's international competition.
Mexican film "Gueros," directed by Alonso Ruiz Palacios, won the grand...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 9:06 AM
India’s governing Hindu nationalist party was declared the winner Sunday in two state assembly elections, giving a boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s economic reform agenda.
The strong showing by the conservative Bharatiya Janata...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: We signed up on Oceania for a cruise to India and the east coast of Africa. We subsequently got a bill for $716 per person for visa fees for four countries — India (where we will spend five days), Kenya (10 hours), Tanzania (nine hours)...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:40 PM
They never actually broke bread together, but President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a small step toward warmer relations Tuesday when they agreed to work together on climate change, one of the most contentious issues facing the...