Along the disputed border near Ladakh, India has long neglected infrastructure to discourage a Chinese invasion. But the strategic landscape is shifting.
Selvarasa Pathmanathan led the remnants of the rebel organization that was militarily defeated by Sri Lanka three months ago.
Emerging economic superpowers China and India may compete here. What should be the US role?
The girl's courage has prompted India, where nearly half of all females wed before age 18, to consider the consequences of marrying young.
Voters head to the polls this week in staggered nationwide elections.
The colonel, accused of facilitating communications between the attackers and handlers in Pakistan, was named along with 34 other suspects.
With tensions running high between India and Pakistan, the press is being urged to quit fanning the flames.
Reforms arrive amid fears of additional attacks; India prepares to confront Pakistan over handling of terror suspects.
The Mumbai attacks have brought old suspicions to the fore. Indians suspect militants from Pakistan; Pakistanis reject what they call a typical blame game.
Mumbai attacks' sophistication shows need for new approach to defenses, experts say.