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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
The old but glorious mansions of Pondicherry

The old but glorious mansions of Pondicherry

The best way to see "the French Riviera of the East" is through its Franco-Tamil architecture
Gallery: Stunning forts and palaces in Rajasthan

Gallery: Stunning forts and palaces in Rajasthan

Bollywood may have flash, but Rajasthan is where you'll find India's true high style
Taking a ride with Sunita Choudhary, North India's first female auto rickshaw taxi driver

Taking a ride with Sunita Choudhary, North India's first female auto rickshaw taxi driver

She takes us to Delhi's best vegetarian lunch, the places to get to know the people of India and her favorite spot for respite
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
Headhunter hospitality: A tribal homestay in Nagaland

Headhunter hospitality: A tribal homestay in Nagaland

Hanging out with the opium-smoking, formerly headhunting, mobile phone-toting Konyak people in northeast India
Thailand's big fat wedding business

Thailand's big fat wedding business

One Indian dad spent half a million dollars on his daughter's Phuket wedding. The tourism authority hopes more will follow
Gallery: India's coolest Ambassador cars

Gallery: India's coolest Ambassador cars

Artists, designers and luxury hotels are giving India's iconic automobile a new ticket to ride
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
Gallery: 5 best beaches between Mumbai and Goa

Gallery: 5 best beaches between Mumbai and Goa

Sea fort views, fish thalis and of course some of the state's best beaches -- why fly straight to Goa when the coastal route has this much to offer?