| Dec 24, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Indian paramilitary forces rushed to the restive northeastern state of Assam on Wednesday after separatist rebels gunned down nearly 70 people in a spasm of violence linked to long-running land and tribal disputes.
The coordinated attacks late Tuesday...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 7:00 AM
By his count, Vyankatesh Abdeo has helped convert 700,000 Indian Christians and Muslims to Hinduism over the last two decades, but he would describe it differently.
"It is not conversion; it is reconversion," said the professorial Abdeo, national...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 2:16 PM
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.
| Dec 28, 2014
| 11:34 AM
One person was killed and another wounded when a bomb blst outside a restaurant rocked the southern Indian city of Bangalore on Sunday.
The evening blast, termed a terrorist attack by authorities, came two weeks after Bangalore police arrested a 24-...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Rogan josh is one of the better known Indian classics, and this fiery lamb or mutton dish from the Kashmir region of India is now popular all over the world. My version stays very close to an authentic Hindu-style recipe, but I have tweaked it to make a...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 5:20 AM
DALLAS The fact that two other Middle Eastern airlines got there first did not deter Etihad Airways from deciding to enter the Dallas/Fort Worth market on Dec. 3.
Etihad president and chief executive officer James Hogan says to understand what Etihad...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 1:39 PM
According to news reports, the United States is now officially the world's second economic power. The Chinese economy has surpassed the U.S. economy. Even other developing nations such as India and Brazil have a much higher gross domestic product than...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 11:16 AM
Annie Jumper Tommie, a Seminole leader of the Panther Clan, in 1902 established a camp along the north fork of the New River near 101 NW 15th Ave.
Tommie and her family, husband Doctor Tommie; mother Mammy; brother Willie Jumper; and her children...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 7:25 PM
The reaction to a peculiar Connecticut beer has put Bhaskar Sureja in a tough position.
He stocks Gandhi-Bot, a wildly popular and equally hoppy creation of New England Brewing Co., which also generously borrows from the image of Mahatma Gandhi, the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 3:21 AM
A Pakistani court granted bail Thursday to the accused mastermind of the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, a day after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif vowed harsh punishment for terrorists in the wake of the deadly massacre at a Pakistani school.
| Dec 18, 2014
| 8:44 AM
A driver for ride-sharing company Uber in Boston was charged with the kidnapping and rape of a woman who used the service earlier this month.
The driver, Alejandro Done, pleaded not guilty in Cambridge District Court on Wednesday, the Boston Globe...