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
In Pictures Bubbles
Her father's days as a pilot have left him longing for home, while she is just beginning her journeys.
06/08/2010 07:02 pm
Rebel Maoists in eastern India are suspected of causing a passenger train to derail and collide with an oncoming freight train in West Bengal Friday. It would be their third deadly attack in two months, signaling the insurgency's growing momentum.
05/28/2010 09:16 am
Mercer's 2010 Quality of Living Survey ranks 221 cities, with Vienna at the top, Baghdad at the bottom, and Honolulu as the best in America. But the list of best places to live arguably values comfort over dynamism.
05/27/2010 01:21 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
Satish Vijaykumar's The Sapling Project wants to plant 10,000 trees in Mumbai, where trees are losing out to rapid economic development, and then expand to the rest of India and beyond.
05/24/2010 11:13 am
Or is Beijing a boom town ready to bust?
05/21/2010 04:11 pm
An Indian film company hopes to market the 'Kites' movie to American audiences by bringing together a beautiful Mexican actress, Bollywood's biggest hunk, and the director of 'Rush Hour.'
05/21/2010 12:17 pm
Gallery Who has nukes?