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26 dead in India train fire

26 dead in India train fire

At least 26 people were killed and eight injured after a compartment of a passenger train caught fire early Saturday in southeast India, officials said
The haunting wildlife photography of David Yarrow

The haunting wildlife photography of David Yarrow

Extraordinary angles of animals from the most remote parts of the world
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
$1.2M gold haul found on plane in India

$1.2M gold haul found on plane in India

Two bags containing 24 gold bars were found on a Jet Airways plane on Tuesday
Happy World Toilet Day

Happy World Toilet Day

The United Nations aims to improve sanitation for 2.5 billion by raising awareness. A look at the issues and some quirky toilet-themed venues around the world
Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Gallery: 10 scariest places in Asia

Robert Joe, host of National Geographic's "I Wouldn't Go In There," takes us in there
Lonely Planet's top destinations for 2014

Lonely Planet's top destinations for 2014

Brazil, Antarctica and Scotland are the top three destinations to visit next year, according to the hot-off-the-press guidebook
10 things India does better than anywhere else

10 things India does better than anywhere else

Snipping hair in unusual places, the world's most classic form of train travel, any excuse for a festival. Here's how India outshines the rest of the world
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
7 labyrinths worth exploring worldwide

7 labyrinths worth exploring worldwide

Mazes are a bit like travel -- getting lost is part of the fun
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