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Bollywood's love affair with Dubai

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Being an Indian expat can be tough at the best of times, and during the Diwali season it can prove to be more difficult. But when the country you live in has dians than its own nationals, being away from the motherland can be a little less daunting.


Diwali: One festival, many customs

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Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.

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Why the Taj Mahal is at the center of India's cultural wars

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The Taj Mahal is India's most popular tourist attraction and its most recognizable architectural icon.

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Dubai's gold rush: The Indian wedding season

Added: 17.10.2017 8:30 | 3 views | 0 comments

As Hindus all over the world prepare for Diwali celebrations, millions more will begin preparations of another kind.


Rare color photos of 1970s India

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Photographer Raghubir Singh was candid about his influences. By his own admission, his depictions of everyday life in India drew heavily on the street photography of Robert Frank, William Gedney and Henri Cartier-Bresson. (He even shadowed the latter during one of the French photographer's extended tours of the subcontinent).


Why firework ban won't help Delhi's pollution

Added: 17.10.2017 7:04 | 2 views | 0 comments

October 19 marks the beginning of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights which across India is marked by colorful but polluting pyrotechnics.


Inside Seoul's largest indoor seafood market

Added: 17.10.2017 2:35 | 3 views | 0 comments

With its narrow walkways, hurried streams of trolleys whisking inventory in and out and master sashimi chefs drumming up orders on cutting boards, Seoul's Noryangjin Fish Market is a worthy destination for adventure seeking foodies.

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Sugary drink sales plummeted after price increase, study says

Added: 16.10.2017 23:55 | 4 views | 0 comments

From Colombia to South Africa, France to India, governments around the globe are exploring whether taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages might curb obesity rates. Do these fines actually work to prevent people from choosing sweet drinks?


Inside India's obesity epidemic

Added: 13.10.2017 3:40 | 4 views | 0 comments

India, once notorious for malnutrition, is now a land of obesity. CNN talks to experts, doctors and families about why.

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Wild monkeys and abusive nationalism: India's interesting week

Added: 13.10.2017 3:20 | 4 views | 0 comments

Disabled man abused for not standing during the national anthem

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