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Bollywood's love affair with Dubai

Added: 19.10.2017 12:14 | 0 views | 0 comments

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

Added: 19.10.2017 11:11 | 0 views | 0 comments

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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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

Added: 17.10.2017 8:30 | 2 views | 0 comments

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.


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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India outlaws marital sex with minors

Added: 12.10.2017 21:20 | 4 views | 0 comments

India's Supreme Court has struck down a legal clause that allowed men to engage in non-consensual marital sex with girls as young as 15.


Second uncle impregnated Indian rape victim, 10

Added: 10.10.2017 12:30 | 7 views | 0 comments

A ten-year old Indian rape victim who gave birth in August was raped by two of her uncles, police have confirmed.


Trump just used Vice President Pence for a PR stunt

Added: 09.10.2017 12:08 | 6 views | 0 comments

On Saturday, Vice President Mike Pence was in Las Vegas honoring the victims of the largest mass shooting in modern American history. Less than 24 hours later, he was in Indiana walking out of the Indianapolis Colts game against the San Francisco 49ers after several of the players failed to stand during the National Anthem.

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