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  • Flaming river redux: Fire erupts from polluted froth on India lake

    Flaming river redux: Fire erupts from polluted froth on India lake
    Mohamed Attaulla Khan won’t forget the night the lake he used to fish on as a boy caught fire. The pollution in Bellandur Lake was well-known: Every summer for more than a decade, a white froth as thick as shaving cream had carpeted the water, a...
  • Millions worldwide take to their mats on Yoga Day

    Millions of people celebrated the first International Yoga Day, rolling out their mats and striking complex postures on city streets, squares and classrooms around the world. In India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spread his mat among rows of people,...
  • Death toll from tainted liquor in Mumbai reaches 94

    Death toll from tainted liquor in Mumbai reaches 94
    Ten more people died in Mumbai from drinking tainted liquor, raising the death toll to 94 in the worst such incident in India in more than a decade, police said Sunday. The 10 men died late Saturday, three days after drinking the cheap liquor in...
  • Youth discuss what it means to be Indian-American

    Youth discuss what it means to be Indian-American
    For young people of Indian descent born in America, walking the line between two cultures can be incredibly challenging, but rewarding. That's the message that several speakers brought to the Swami Vivekananda Youth Leadership Summit Saturday at the...
  • Indians twist and stretch on 1st International Day of Yoga

    Indians twist and stretch on 1st International Day of Yoga
    Large crowds of Indians stretched and contorted themselves Sunday morning in mass public events across the country to commemorate the first International Day of Yoga. Prime Minister Narendra Modi led an estimated 35,000 people -- in what organizers...
  • India's plans for Yoga Day taking a stressful turn

     India's plans for Yoga Day taking a stressful turn
    Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, the Victorian-era headquarters of one of India's largest rail networks through which more than 600,000 passengers travel every day, is not known as a place of calm. But in a chandeliered, colonnaded executive dining hall, a...
  • Tainted liquor kills 84 in India's financial hub of Mumbai

    The death toll from drinking tainted liquor in a Mumbai slum climbed to 84 in the worst incident of its kind in more than a decade, police said Saturday. Another 31 people, 13 of them in serious condition, were being treated in hospitals after drinking...
  • Kashmir rattled by targeted killings after period of calm

    Four assassination-style killings since last week have shaken this town in Kashmir just as the Himalayan region claimed by both India and Pakistan seemed to be slowly emerging from decades of violence. There's strong suspicion in the Sopore area, where...
  • 41 die in India from drinking tainted liquor

    At least 41 people have died after drinking tainted liquor in a slum in India's financial hub of Mumbai, police said Friday. Police officer Deepak Gaikwad said 21 other people were hospitalized in critical condition after drinking the cheap liquor in...
  • AP PHOTOS: Celebrating yoga across India

    The soldiers in Kashmir are squatting on mats and arching their backs. In the parks of Mumbai, retirees reach toward the sky, or cover their eyes in a form of meditation. In New Delhi, one of the city's main parks erupts every morning with the guffaws...
  • Experts set for trial of Alabama officer accused of abuse

    The federal trial of a north Alabama police officer accused of injuring an Indian man during a confrontation could become a battle of experts. Court records show both prosecutors and the defense intend to present expert testimony in the trial of Eric...