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Terror Returns To Delhi With Second Bomb Blast

Indian Decade | Sanjay Kumar | Posted 11.08.2011 | World

It was on a Wednesday less than two months ago that serial blasts shook India's financial capital of Mumbai. And it was on Wednesday of this week, wit...

Foreign Policy: India's Walk Of Shame

Foreign Policy | Surya Bhattacharya | Posted 10.03.2011 | World

SlutWalk India was not quite the riotous occasion that it's been in other countries. Too bad, because India's streets could use some equality....

Can India find true liberation?

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In a city of 14 million people, it shouldn't be hard to find a gay man in Delhi. Statistically there must be around a million of them, but they don'...

DELHI FUNDS SRI LANKA - AID OR RANSOM? | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

  DELHI FUNDS SRI LANKA – AID OR RANSOM? That Sri Lanka (SL) arm twists Delhi into keeping its funding tap open is ironic. SL is milking a...

Rise and fall of the Indian rope trick

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

By any standard, Ishamuddin Khan is a man of remarkable talents. Back in 1995, this traditional Indian magician or madari, completed the first succes...

India Decriminalizes Gay Sex

Indipepal | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Mansi Poddar In what many are calling "India's Stonewall", the New Delhi High Court on Thursday decriminalized homosexual intercourse between c...

India's gays prepare to join the rainbow nation

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Indian government is considering rewriting a law drafted more than 100 years ago that criminalises homosexuality. The news emerged as the capital...

Out of Arabia: Obama Speaks, India's Muslims Listen

Andrew Marantz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andrew Marantz

Indeed, every Muslim I talked to, no matter how admiring of Obama, uttered some variation on the same meme: actions speak louder than words.

The World's Greatest Democracy Keeps Breaking Its Own Record

Shashi Tharoor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shashi Tharoor

Elections are an enduring spectacle of free India, and have provided foreign journalists with the opportunity to remind the world that India remains the world's largest democracy.