RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

India

A collection of news and information related to India published by this site and its partners.

Top India Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • Brewery to rename Gandhi-Bot beer following complaints

    Brewery to rename Gandhi-Bot beer following complaints
    A Connecticut brewery says it will no longer use the name and likeness of Mohandas Gandhi on one of its beers following complaints that the marketing was offensive. New England Brewing Co.’s India pale ale is called Gandhi-Bot. It has a label with a...
  • India court orders activist on 14-year hunger strike freed

    India court orders activist on 14-year hunger strike freed
    An Indian activist who has been on hunger strike for more than 14 years in protest of alleged military brutality was released Thursday after a court rejected charges that her fast was a suicide attempt. Irom Sharmila, who has demanded the repeal of a...
  • Court orders Indian government to release Greenpeace funds

    Court orders Indian government to release Greenpeace funds
    A judge ruled Tuesday that the Indian government’s decision to block Greenpeace from receiving foreign funding was unconstitutional in what the environmental group described as a “victory for democracy.” The Delhi High Court ordered...
  • Building collapses, killing 12 people in north India

    Police say a building that was under construction collapsed and killed 12 people, including two children, in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The victims were sleeping on the ground floor when the partially built first floor fell on top of them....
  • In India, Hindu hard-liners do not heart Valentine's Day

     In India, Hindu hard-liners do not heart Valentine's Day
    In India, young couples need to be on their toes this Valentine's Day. Merely expressing their love in public could lead to unintended marriage. Right-wing Hindu groups, continuing an annual campaign against what they see as an indecent "Western...
  • Indian man slammed down after caller reported 'black guy'

    Indian man slammed down after caller reported 'black guy'
    A grandfather from India who was slammed to the ground by a police officer in a northern Alabama suburb had been singled out by police after a caller said a "skinny black guy" with a toboggan hat was walking in the neighborhood and peering into garages,...
  • Alabama police officer charged with assaulting Indian man

    Alabama police officer charged with assaulting Indian man
    An Alabama police officer has been charged with assault and will be fired after authorities say he badly injured an Indian man whom he stopped to question as the man was walking through his son's neighborhood. The man has filed a lawsuit, and the FBI...
  • What Their Names Say About Our Places

    What Their Names Say About Our Places
    Ever been to Seldom Seen Pond in Canaan? Since you probably haven't, you know how it got named. Every name tells a story. In a place as long and thickly settled as Connecticut, just about all natural features — hills, lakes, ravines, rock outcrops...
  • Company denies rat poison in pills linked to India sterilization deaths

    Company denies rat poison in pills linked to India sterilization deaths
    The company at the center of a probe into why more than a dozen women died after being sterilized in India has denied that the antibiotic tablets it manufactured were contaminated with a chemical compound commonly found in rat poison. Preliminary tests...
  • India arrests doctor in deaths of 13 women after sterilization surgery

    India arrests doctor in deaths of 13 women after sterilization surgery
    Indian authorities said Thursday that they had arrested the doctor who performed sterilization surgeries that resulted in the deaths of 13 women, as an outcry continued over the government-backed practice aimed at reducing population growth. R.K. Gupta,...
  • Asia marks 10 years since Indian Ocean tsunami killed 230,000

    Asia marks 10 years since Indian Ocean tsunami killed 230,000
    A packed train in Sri Lanka that was swept off the tracks by waves as big as elephants. A boat patrolling off Thailand's shore hurled more than a mile inland. Streets in Indonesia turned into roaring rivers that carried people to their deaths. Vivid and...