India

Arrests in India in Swiss tourist gang rape case

Arrests in India in Swiss tourist gang rape case

The attack comes amid calls for stricter laws on sexual assault and changes in cultural attitudes toward women
Gallery: The world's biggest religious festival

Gallery: The world's biggest religious festival

Millions of Hindu devotees gather in Allahabad on the holiest day of the Kumbh Mela festival
India's first arts biennale begins in Kochi

India's first arts biennale begins in Kochi

Due to lack of traditional arts spaces, organizers commission heritage houses to host the festival
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: Livestock for sale at Pushkar camel fair

Gallery: Livestock for sale at Pushkar camel fair

One of the world's largest camel fairs has also become an important tourist attraction in India
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
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
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?