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PHOTOS: The Royal Touch In India

Carolyn O'Donnell | Posted 10.18.2012 | Travel
Carolyn O'Donnell

Thanks to a friend who was related to Queen Elizabeth's cousin, I spent a weekend at one of the grand stately homes of England. It was a glimpse into a vanished age as I discovered rooms that had not been used in decades.

Heavy Rain And Landslides Hamper Earthquake Rescue Efforts

AP | ANUPAM NATH | Posted 11.20.2011 | World

GANGTOK, India — Thousands of terrified survivors of a Himalayan earthquake that killed 81 people and shook parts of India, Nepal and China crow...

Mudslides Block Rescue Attempts After Deadly Quake

AP | ALTAF QADRI | Posted 11.19.2011 | World

GANGTOK, India — Thousands of homeless villagers in the Himalayas spent a miserable night outdoors in heavy rains after a powerful earthquake fl...

China and India: A War of Giants

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Margolis

In spite of million man armed forces and nuclear weapons, India feels increasingly threatened by China's rise. The Indians know full well that China expects obedience from its neighbors.