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  • Dog rescued from tar, yes this is a dog and he is alive thanks to rescuers who took a week to get the tar off of him.
    Dog rescued in hot tar, a 4-hour ordeal: Lifeless puppy was encased head to paw
    A dog walking around a construction site fell into hot tar, which was spilled during the work going on. The dog was hardened in the tar and stuck to the ground unable to move. It was a passerby who saw the dog’s futile situation and called...
  •  Prime Minister of the Republic of India Narendra Modi
    Obama slights fasting Indian Prime Minister Modi by inviting him to dinner
    The White House scrambled to explain a diplomatic slight against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, according to a Monday story in the Washington Free Beacon. Prime Minister Modi is visiting the United States and President Obama duly invited him...
  • India Mars Orbiter
    Indian Spacecraft Enters Mars Orbit
    India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) spacecraft successfully maneuvered itself into orbit around the Red Planet on Tuesday .This event marked the first time a country other than the two original space powers, the United States and Russia, or the...
  • Mars from the Hubble Space Telescope
    China is keen to send its own mission to Mars in the wake of India's Mangalyaan
    The recent arrival into Mars orbit of both NASA’s MAVEN and India’s Mangalyaan Mars Orbiter Mission has not escaped the notice of China, according to a Thursday story in Xinhua. The achievement of its Asian rival has especially proven...
  • Mars from the Hubble space telescope
    India successfully places Mangalyaan space probe into orbit around Mars
    Space.com reported that India’s Mangalyaan Mars Orbiter Mission probe successfully entered Mars orbit on late Tuesday. The craft executed a 24 minute burn that ended its 10-month voyage and placed it in an elliptical orbit around the Red...
  • Which cosmetics brands want to keep animal testing in India?
    Which cosmetics brands want to keep animal testing in India?
    As of May 21, 2014 the country of India banned animal testing in cosmetics from within the country. Currently there is a pending ban on the importing of cosmetics that have undergone animal testing. This is great news for animals including rabbits...
  • Three reasons why Google’s Android One may conquer the world
    Three reasons why Google’s Android One may conquer the world
    Just a short time ago, in the early morning hours of September 15, 2014, CNET reported that Google has launched its Android One product line in New Delhi, India, consisting of three new phones for under $100. In fact, some of the phones can even...
  • Chinese president Xi Jinping may raise Tibet issue with India
    Chinese president Xi Jinping may raise Tibet issue with India
    There has been a tense situation between China and India for decades over the Tibet issue ever since His Holiness the Dalai fled China and settled in Dharamshala, India. According to a Tibet Sun report on Aug. 30, 2014 Chinese president Xi Jinping...
  • Cultural pluralism
    Can peaceful dialogue resolve India and Pakistan issues?
    Can peaceful dialogue resolve India and Pakistan issues? The answer is only when Pakistan can accept and embrace cultural pluralism.If only it would be so easy: ask for a peaceful resolution and have it granted by the warring parties. United...
  • 36-year old skeleton removed from woman's abdomen
    36-year old skeleton removed from woman's abdomen
    Although a young Indian woman became pregnant at the age of 24, it took doctors 36 years to remove her fetus, which had actually grown outside of her uterus. According to Dr. Murtaza Akhtar, head of surgery at the NKP Salve Institute of Medical...
  • Pakistan and India
    Pakistan-India relations; present and the future
    India has cancelled talks with Pakistan after accusing it of interfering in India's internal affairs.It comes after Pakistan's high commissioner in Delhi consulted Kashmiri separatist leaders ahead of the talks, which were agreed in May...
  • Palm civet shakes up Indian Parliament
    Palm civet shakes up Indian Parliament
    While Congress certainly could use some shaking up these days, the Indian Parliament in New Dehli recently went into tizzy after a “strange” visitor got past security forces and invaded the heavily guarded compound a few weeks ago....
  • Yoga in Goa, India
    Yoga Teacher Training in Goa, India
    Ever want to take your Yoga practice abroad? Why not combine your vacation with personal development and come away with not just memories, but a Yoga Alliance teacher training certification?If you've ever wanted to visit the Motherland of Yoga...
  • Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, a popular tourist destination in Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    Globetrotting A to Z: Karnataka, India
    India and Indian culture are fast becoming what they should have become long ago: as alluring and popular as Tokyo and Japan were a decade ago.Karnataka, a state in southwest India, is among the most touristed destinations in the country....
  • Relief Riders International brings in some new Programs for the 2014/2015 year
    Relief Riders International brings in some new Programs for the 2014/2015 year
    “Relief Riders International is an award-winning leader in voluntourism which combines the thrill of an adventure to remote locations on horseback with the satisfaction of participating in a profound and unique experience that truly touches...