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Airline recruits women to save fuel

Airline recruits women to save fuel

An Indian airline has hit on possibly the worthiest excuse yet for hiring slim women as cabin crew -- they cost less
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
India's palace hotels-- royal stays in historic luxury

India's palace hotels-- royal stays in historic luxury

Drawbridges, moats and turrets -- some of India's most spectacular royal palaces are open to tourists
Why some travelers seek out the world's most dangerous locales

Why some travelers seek out the world's most dangerous locales

Some say it's stupid, others say it's worth it -- not everyone gets put off by government travel warnings
Cockpit incident: Airline suspends pilot, cabin crew

Cockpit incident: Airline suspends pilot, cabin crew

Air India denies reports pilots vacated cockpit but confirms 'overstay' incident
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
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: 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?
Gallery: Sustainable solutions from Mumbai's streets

Gallery: Sustainable solutions from Mumbai's streets

Food vendors, knife grinders and ear cleaners aren't simply interesting India street fixtures. They're lean business models flourishing at the street level
Dhobi Ghat: Mumbai’s human washing machines

Dhobi Ghat: Mumbai’s human washing machines

CNNGo iReporter Maya Sorabjee’s photo tour of Mumbai's massive open-air laundry