One Year After Bangladesh Factory Collapse, Many Survivors Jobless, Wounded, Awaiting Full Compensation
April 23 2014 3:30 PM EDT
The majority of survivors remain unemployed or unfit to work, while financial aid from the government has been slow in coming.
Two Expensive Elections: US...And India
April 11 2014 12:54 PM EDT
The $5 billion price tag for the Indian election will be about triple the amount of money spent during the 2009 general election.
Indian Party Leader Wants To Drop Capital Punishment For Rapists
April 10 2014 3:16 PM EDT
Yadav’s critics and opponents across the political spectrum condemned his remarks.
That Corner Of The World Where Marxism Is Thriving
April 10 2014 1:45 PM EDT
The tiny northeastern Indian state of Tripura has been dominated by Communists for more than 60 years.
India's Janata Party Manifesto: Talk Of Cows, Yoga, But Not China Or US
April 10 2014 5:50 AM EDT
The 52-page document spells out, mostly in ambiguous and intentionally vanilla terms, the party’s vision for its rule in India.
India's Elections Watched Warily By China
April 09 2014 1:55 PM EDT
India’s border patrol policy is only one small part of its military readiness against China.
Illegal Immigration A 2014 Campaign Issue In Northeast India, Too
April 08 2014 2:53 PM EDT
The BJP vowed that if it gained power in New Delhi, it would take serious steps to stop the influx of illegal immigrants from Bangladesh.
Thieves, Conmen, Kidnappers, Rapists And Killers: Welcome To India's Parliament
April 08 2014 5:57 AM EDT
India has a staggering number of MPs and political candidates facing serious criminal charges.
What India Would Look Like After A Right Turn
April 07 2014 1:00 PM EDT
PM candidate Narendra Modi is already a highly controversial figure due largely to events that took place in his native state of Gujarat in 2002.
How World's No. 1 Democracy Holds A National Election
April 04 2014 10:48 AM EDT
Voting will occur at 930,000 polling stations across India from April 7 to May 12.
Will Bengal's Leader Ally With The BJP To Save Her State From Ruin?
April 03 2014 1:47 PM EDT
Indian state leader Mamata Banerjee has long exhibited a history of independent thinking and behavior.
Can 2 Tech Execs Transform Indian Politics?
April 02 2014 2:47 PM EDT
This election marks the first time two prominent technology executives have taken the leap into politics.
The Quest Of India's Women: Participation, Politics, Power
April 01 2014 1:58 PM EDT
India, the world's largest democracy, has very few women in positions of political power.
National Front Gains In Local French Elections
March 31 2014 2:35 PM EDT
Despite the FN’s relatively sizable gains among the electorate, its road to Élysée Palace remains a hopelessly distant dream.
Why Pakistan’s Literacy Rate Is In The Spotlight
March 31 2014 11:22 AM EDT
Pakistan has actually made tremendous progress in easing illiteracy, even with rapid population growth.
Mass Exodus From Infosys Sows Anxiety About Its Future
March 28 2014 12:41 PM EDT
At least 50 executives who held the rank of associate vice-president or higher have left the firm since last summer.
Bangladesh Airline Gets Boeings, But Profitability Is Elusive
March 28 2014 6:54 AM EDT
Biman is reputedly plagued with many problems, including poor customer service, delayed flights and schedule disruptions.
The $1 Trillion Question: Can An India Party Provide Free Health Care?
March 27 2014 1:09 PM EDT
Rahul Gandhi has declared that Congress will confound polls and return to power for a third straight term.
Will India's Third-Party Candidate Siphon Key Votes From The Right?
March 26 2014 4:22 PM EDT
Arvind Kejriwal of the Aam Aadmi Party said he will contest a parliamentary seat in Varanasi against Narendra Modi.
A Look At Asian-American Domination In Elite Schools
March 26 2014 6:21 AM EDT
Asian Americans are heavily overrepresented in New York City's top public high schools.