India

Chadar: Is this the end for the 'world's wildest trek'?

Chadar: Is this the end for the 'world's wildest trek'?

Media attention, tourist popularity and a new road means the sun may be setting on a Himalayan tradition
Air India grounds 'heavy' cabin crew

Air India grounds 'heavy' cabin crew

The Indian airline has asked 125 of its flight attendants to lose weight or get ready for an airport role
India like you've never seen it

India like you've never seen it

From New Delhi to Pune, meet the Instagrammers bringing India's best stories to life in square format, multi-filter glory
The psychedelic world of Indian truck art

The psychedelic world of Indian truck art

India's fantastical trucks look like they just rolled out of "Alice in Wonderland." But this isn't just about pure aesthetics -- it's a shrewd business move.
Fish guts, blood and soul: Inside Kolkata's wild Lake Market

Fish guts, blood and soul: Inside Kolkata's wild Lake Market

For a true sense of Kolkata's culinary vibe, visitors need to see the city's skull-cracking fish mongers in action
How to eat your way through Kolkata

How to eat your way through Kolkata

Whether it's traditional Bengali or Chinese with a distinctly Indian flavor, this city's best eats don't disappoint the taste buds
Meet Gaggan Anand, the 'world's best' Indian chef

Meet Gaggan Anand, the 'world's best' Indian chef

Gaggan Anand's Bangkok restaurant earned the top spot on this year's "Asia's 50 Best Restaurants" list and was voted 10th best in the entire world. What's so special about this guy?
Romance broke? We've got the fix right here

Romance broke? We've got the fix right here

These 10 little-known spots are just as dreamy as Paris, but much less trafficked
10 UNESCO World Heritage sites with wild back stories

10 UNESCO World Heritage sites with wild back stories

Murder. Greed. Oppression. Intrigue. These UNESCO sites aren't just beautiful, they tell some shocking tales
Asia's top 10 wellness resorts

Asia's top 10 wellness resorts

Exotic locations, ancient healing traditions and outstanding personal service is Asia's recipe for outstanding resorts
Checking out books in India's first city of literature

Checking out books in India's first city of literature

Kolkata is a haven for book lovers, with everything from major stores to cheap stalls to practitioners of Gutenberg's age-old method of printing
The importance of darshinis: A guide to southern India's ubiquitous roadside cafes

The importance of darshinis: A guide to southern India's ubiquitous roadside cafes

The Indian city of Bangalore is home to more than 5,000 darshini cafes. Here's a handful to try
Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Price conscious-consumers and airlines locked in price wars have made India the cheapest place to fly on Earth.
10 of the best safaris for 2015

10 of the best safaris for 2015

From horse and camel adventures to treks through tiger territory, the safari industry Oscars recognize the best wildlife encounters
Higher places: On the trail of the Dalai Lama in India

Higher places: On the trail of the Dalai Lama in India

Whether or not you get to shake the Dalai Lama's hand, the hills around Dharamsala offer a spiritual journey full of energy
Heathrow installs 'Scent Globe': Which country has the best smells?

Heathrow installs 'Scent Globe': Which country has the best smells?

UK's Heathrow Airport pairs destinations with fragrances to evoke long distance travel. We do too
Diwali celebrations light up India

Diwali celebrations light up India

Around the world, Indians are celebrating the festival of lights with fireworks and candles. Here's a look at some of this week's India festivities
Savory, sweet and spicy: Delhi’s must-try street eats

Savory, sweet and spicy: Delhi’s must-try street eats

From savory power snacks to beloved Indian ice cream, here’s how to do Delhi street food right
Roger Federer takes a Photoshopped tour of India

Roger Federer takes a Photoshopped tour of India

Bollywood, Holi Festival and Thrissur Pooram among stops for virtual Federer
Meet New Delhi's 'monkey chasers'

Meet New Delhi's 'monkey chasers'

Where once aggressive langur monkeys were used, now a taskforce of 40 men with sticks and catapults is trying to reduce Delhi's monkey mayhem