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'Trash Mountain' Rises Up In Mumbai As City Runs Out Of Space For Its Own Waste

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 03.30.2015 | Green

We have a waste problem. The world throws a lot of things away -- measured to be about 3.5 million tons of solid waste a day in 2013, a number expe...

10 Great Getaways Within The World's Busiest Cities

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel

Cities have everything -- great people, great food, great public transportation -- the list goes on and on. But sometimes they don't have the one thin...

Mumbai Attack Plotter Allegedly Confirms Pakistan Involvement

Reuters | Posted 08.27.2012 | World

By D. Jose THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, India, June 27 (Reuters) - India said on Wednesday that a man arrested on suspicion of helping plot the...

WATCH: Mumbai's Hip-Hop Dance Scene Takes Over

Posted 09.24.2011 | World

Once it was Bollywood that reigned the clubs of Mumbai -- now it is hip-hop. Street dance rehearsal groups are springing up all across the city, c...

Mumbai Real Estate: Chaos or Control (a Westerner's Guide to Understanding Land Limitations in India)

Patty Hodapp | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Patty Hodapp

From a western perspective, the Mumbai real estate market appears caught in desperate mess.

Dating In India

GlobalPost | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India -- Cristiana Peruzzo, 35, describes herself as a short, slim, relatively plain looking Italian woman. "I like myself," she says, "but I ...

Assessing the legacy of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PBS commemorates the first anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks with this Wednesday’s broadcast of “Secrets of the Dead: Mumbai Massacre.” T...

U.S. charges Chicago man in 2008 Mumbai attack

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

U.S. prosecutors on Monday charged a Chicago man, David Headley, with helping plan the 2008 attacks in Mumbai that killed 166 people, including six Am...

Arrests in Italy over Mumbai attack

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Two Pakistanis accused of providing logistical help to perpetrators of last year's rampage....

'Mumbai gunman' retracts confession

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mohammed Ajmal Kasab tells court in India that he was tortured while in custody....

One year later, taking Mumbai's pulse inside taxis

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Vandana Sood is studying journalism at the City University of New York. Her thesis project, The Taxi Takes on Terror, looks at public opinion around t...

US charges 'Mumbai attack plotter'

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

US national accused of aiding attacks on Indian city of Mumbai in November 2008....

India forces US jet to land

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Confusion over call sign sees plane carrying US marines briefly grounded in Mumbai....

New Jersey-based Covance expanding clinical trial operations

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Princeton-based company has provided clinical trial support to the pharmaceutical industry in Asia-Pacific for more than two decades, with offices...

Today: Violence in the Philippines, Ahmadinejad in Brazil

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Stories compiled by Gizem Yarbil, Connie Kargbo, Channtal Fleischfresser, Christine Kiernan, Ivette Feliciano, and Mohammad al-Kassim, and edited by ...

Jamaica: Seven Facts

Pulitzer Center. | Pulitzer Center | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Micah Fink, for the Pulitzer CenterNumbers, statistics and dates are notoriously difficult elements in any television script. Most people find it hard...

Curvaceous cartoon heroine banned in India for racy exploits

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Multimedia reporter Ben Piven spent nine months living and researching in Mumbai, India, and describes the country’s response to a government ban o...

Mumbai Water Shortage Imminent

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The authorities in the Indian city of Mumbai (Bombay) have reduced water supplies by 30% as it faces one of the worst water shortages in its history....

Mumbai police chief in job switch

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mumbai's police chief has reportedly been shunted aside ahead of this week’s publication of a report into last year’s terror attacks that is expec...

Which Way India? Decision Next Week

Shashi Tharoor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shashi Tharoor

New Delhi -- A month after they first queued to vote in India's mammoth general election, the country's voters will learn the outcome on May 16. The e...

Video: Rescue Foundation (A refuge for imprisoned girls)

SnagFilms | SnagFilms | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In Mumbai, thousands of young girls are kidnapped or sold against their will into the sex trade. The Rescue Foundation provides a refuge for girls who...

Why Danny Boyle Had To Save His "Slumdog Millionaire" Star From Being "Sold"

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

You can't just take underprivileged children from the slums to a splashy Oscar party without near-disastrous consequences. Director Danny Boyle stepped up, but is he doing enough?

Slumdog Millionaire Kid Star Put Up for Sale by Father?

Dygest.net | Dygest.net | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Indian police in Mumbai are probing accusations that the father of a child star of the Oscar-winning film "Slumdog Millionaire" tried to sell his daug...

Mumbai Trial: Suspect Retracts Confession, Says It Was Coerced

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The leading suspect in the Mumbai (Bombay) attacks trial has retracted his confession. The lawyer for the sole surviving suspected gunman, Mohammed Aj...

India Election: Nation Prepares For Largest Election Process In The World (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Catherine Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The nation of India and its 1.2 billion residents will start heading to the polls on Thursday to elect their new prime minister and members of Parliam...