| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:43 AM
India began stocking shelters with rations, deploying disaster response forces and planning mass evacuations as an increasingly powerful cyclone hurtled towards its southeast coast on Thursday.
Cyclone Hudhud is moving in from the Bay of Bengal and is...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The anguish and guilt of a policeman whose young daughter has gone missing are powerfully conveyed in "Sunrise," the first dramatic feature by Indian helmer Partho Sen-Gupta since the well-received "Let the Wind Blow" (2004). A gripping psychological...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Film workers in Tamilnadu state in southern India are fasting in support of the state's top pol, Jayalalitha, a former actress, who has been jailed on corruption charges in neighboring Karnataka state.
Above- and below-the-line industryites...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:27 AM
East coast maritime incidents kept authorities busy this weekend as boaters were in need of aid, and one person remains missing.
Authorities including the Coast Guard and the Volusia County Sheriff's Office are looking for a boater who went missing on...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 10:52 PM
Madison Square Garden often hosts cultural icons such as Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and Bono, but on Sunday the storied arena offered rock-star treatment to a political personality: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who made the case for a...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 3:03 PM
White House visits from foreign leaders regularly bring up delicate questions of etiquette and protocol. Just in the past year, a small team of experts at the White House has had to figure out whom to seat next to the newly single French president, for...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 7:32 PM
HARTFORD -- This beauty pageant had a twist: Contestants walked the runway in saris instead of swimsuits and super-thin was not in.
Welcome to Miss India Connecticut, held Sunday afternoon at The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts. The biannual...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:45 AM
A Lehigh Valley congressman will be with world leaders and music icons Saturday at a massive festival to end extreme poverty in the world.
U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent, a Republican who represents the 15th District, will represent the United States as part of...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:00 AM
When President Obama hosts new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for dinner at the White House next week, the leaders will have a long list of issues to discuss: trade disagreements, China's rise, nuclear policy and counter-terrorism, among others....
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:30 AM
"Nymphomaniac" star stacy Martin is set to topline "Taj Mahal," a high-concept thriller set against the backdrop of the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India.
Sold by BAC Films and produced by Patrick Sobelman at Agat Films, "Taj Mahal" will be...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Like any leader of a struggling international brand, Al Qaeda chief Ayman Zawahiri is looking to India as a growth market.
The announcement of a new Al Qaeda branch in the Indian subcontinent marks a bid to reclaim the mantle of global jihad from...