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  • 10-month-old baby 41 pounds
    10-month-old baby is 41 pounds and growing: Couple's first baby died from weight
    A 10-month-old baby from India is tipping the scales at 41 pounds, shocking her parents who have already lost one child to rapid weight gain. The obese baby girl was born with an average weight, but has been going through sets of clothes every two...
  • Rising sea levels will soon force largest human exodus in history
    Rising sea levels will soon force largest human exodus in history
    Scientists calculate that within the next three decades a substantial area along the Bay of Bengal, a region of delta approximately 200 delta islands in India and Bangladesh called the Sundarbans, will be underwater due to climate change and...
  • India will be getting 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' a week earlier than the United States
    'Avengers 2' movie to open in India a week earlier than the United States
    According to ComicBook.com on Saturday, "Avengers: Age of Ultron" will open a week earlier in India in comparison to the May 1 release date in the United States. It'll be dubbed in regional languages such as Hindi,Telegu, andTamil....
  • Bride marries guest when groom falls ill and taken to hospital
    Bride marries guest as groom falls ill at wedding: Bride furious at kept secret
    Why waste a perfectly good wedding when the groom takes ill? Apparently one bride couldn’t see a good party fall by the wayside so she announced to the crowd she would marry one of the guests as they carted her intended off in an ambulance...
  • Start Up
    India Startups Begin to Lead Silicon Valley
    In the American hit television show, "The Big Bang Theory," Sheldon, Raj, Leonard and Howard are sitting at the apartment kicking ideas around for a new application. Wanting to give their business venture the "feel" of an...
  • Jitendra Chopra and the Samaadhi Foundation of India
    Jitendra Chopra and the Samaadhi Foundation Helping Humans and Animals in India
    The Examiner is pleased to interview Jitendra Chopra, founder of the Samaadhi Foundation in India. The goal of the foundation is to promote a spiritual life of non-violence and also reach out to help the poor, the destitute and the needy. It will...
  • A moment from "175 Grams"
    Interview: Sundance Institute's Short Film Challenge Tackles Global Poverty
    Until the birth of the digital revolution, creative people sometimes could not find outlets for their work. With the Internet and emerging technologies, though, writers and filmmakers now share their individual voices through platforms like Tongal...
  • Aerospace cooperation
    U.S., India eye closer ties in defense, space
    The United States and India have agreed to expand their cooperation on military and space technology.New defense efforts will include forming a working group to explore sharing aircraft carrier technology, exploring possible cooperation on jet...
  • Munnar-A Bird's Eye View
    Cincinnati to South India!
    India has been quite in the news not just on the travel front, but also on the economic front. India is supposed to become the second fastest growing economy surpassing China within two years. The new government and its innovative policies under...
  • Great places to see in Central America and worldwide
    New places to travel in the coming year and beyond
    Do you think you have seen the world and have exhausted all your travel opportunities? Do you still long to see new countries but think you have exhausted all that Europe, Asia, and Central America have to offer? Or do you just want to see...
  • Monkey Hero
    Hero monkey saves the life of his best friend - watch
    A crowd of onlookers watched as a monkey was snatched from certain death on the train tracks in Kanpur, India today. A family of monkeys were walking on a high-tension wire, and one of them toppled off onto the tracks below. He had been knocked...
  • Rape capital
    Is Uber a scapegoat for India’s unrestrained violence against women?
    Yesterday, New Delhi immediately banished Uber’s rideshare operations after an arrest was made for one of their drivers who allegedly raped a customer. Protesters and other top government officials immediately demanded a ban against Uber in...
  • Uber fighting charges from several countires
    #Uber Ban in India leads to Interesting Tweets
    Uber, the ride sharing service, has been banned in New Delhi, India and the Indian citizens are showing their consternation with their own government via social media. Many comparing the ban on Uber to banning all transportation because of the...
  • Botched cataract surgery blinds 24 in India
    Botched cataract surgery blinds 24 in India
    Indian authorities have ordered an investigation as to why more that 24 poor and elderly people went blind following cataract surgeries performed at a free medical camp run by a charity in Punjab in early last month. So far police have detained...
  • India sisters lash out, literally: Woman removes belt to lash molesters (video)
    India sisters lash out, literally: Woman removes belt to lash molesters (video)
    Two sisters riding a bus in northern India on Friday took matters into their own hands – literally using a belt to lash out against a group of menwho wereverbally andphysically abusive. Cell phone video shows the two women whipping, kicking...