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The Magic of Madras, The Charm of Chennai

Pranay Gupte | Posted 02.25.2014 | Travel
Pranay Gupte

Meeting Dr. Nirvikalpa Natarajan unexpectedly pretty much sums up my view of Chennai. Chennai is a city of surprises. It is not a city that boasts. It has a charm of its own, and a kind of special warmth that a stranger senses at once.

The Walls That Talk

Atisha Jain | Posted 10.21.2013 | World

The wall seemed to come to life with every stroke that the painter, Sundar, wielded with his brush. His brush has its own tale to tell, witnessing for...

One Man in India Sets Up Volunteers in Over 20 Countries

Karin Badt | Posted 04.03.2013 | Impact
Karin Badt

The familiar smell of dust, the gasoline, the honking rickshaws, the nod sideways to say yes, the walk along the broken stones of the highway, fearing falling into the passing motorcycles, the cars going both ways at once... and the colors of all the scarves!

Around The World In 10 Photos

Posted 08.18.2012 | World

From Argentina to Zimbabwe, the monumental to the day-to-day, each week, HuffPost World will present some of the most remarkable images from across th...

Mani Ratnam's Raavanan: The Must-See International Film of 2010

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jim Luce

Raavanan, the new Indian film produced in both Hindi and Tamil, premiered at the Tenth Annual Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council (MIAAC) Film Festiva...

Shunned, Will He Bolt?

Sunil Sharan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sunil Sharan

What was supposed to be a breakthrough meeting between the foreign ministers of India and Pakistan last month degenerated into a public rebuke of Indi...

Khushboo, Indian Actress, Wins Legal Case Over 'Virgin' Comments

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An Indian actress won a legal battle over comments she made about premarital sex when the Supreme Court threw out 22 cases lodged against her by outra...

Traveling as Press vs. NGO Head: Same Adventure

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jim Luce

I have flown from Haiti to Peru to Guyana in the Americas, Hong Kong to Indonesia to Sri Lanka in Asia, and Togo to Ghana in Africa.

India, Pakistan Feud Over Pashminas

Wall Street Journal | VIBHUTI AGARWAL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In their 60 years as nations and neighbors, Pakistan and India have frequently quarreled -- over cricket, over land, over nuclear testing. The latest ...