Dalrymple follows nine Indian devotees as they cling to what’s left of their spiritual traditions.
06/17/2010 07:40 am
Babar Ali, just a teenager himself, has started a free school in his parents' backyard for the poorest children in his village in India's West Bengal region.
06/14/2010 01:00 pm
Whether you ride a bike or not, the summer is the perfect time to pick up a book about cycling.
06/11/2010 02:31 pm
Pakistan's highest court today upheld a decision to release Hafiz Mohammed Saeed, whom India says masterminded the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
05/25/2010 01:38 pm
The Adam Smith Institute Blog More than surfing: The Web brings innovation to the poorest classrooms
Instead of learning on by rote, children engage and teach each other as part of a community of learners through the internet.
05/18/2010 12:55 pm
Maternal mortality in India has fallen by 60 percent since 1980, despite widespread poverty and skeletal health care. The progress surprised some health-care workers.
05/11/2010 12:25 pm
India’s parliament erupted at a proposal last month to reserve one-third of seats for women. But village-level quotas putting women in power have won many supporters.
05/11/2010 11:33 am
By 2050, 7 out of 10 people will live in megacities, offering the benefits of concentrated living but also some of the biggest public-works challenges in human history.
05/05/2010 12:22 pm
A report on 'widespread and systemic' police torture in India was published today, focusing on the case of US journalist Joel Elliott. Mr. Elliott claims that Indian police beat him severely while he was in their custody.
04/13/2010 02:14 pm
In India's crowded and burdened cities such as Mumbai, local politicians have rekindled antimigrant attitudes by trying to restrict labor licenses to those who can speak a local language. Most migrant workers cannot.
04/09/2010 11:52 am