Poverty, social inequality, and the huge garment industry create perfect conditions for labor exploitation in the country. Experts debate what can be done to solve the problem.
Rishi Jaitly explains how Twitter is adapting to the Indian market and changing governance in the process.
A young boy and his monkey walk along Marine Drive in Mumbai, India on March 1, 2014. (NEENAD ARUL/Flickr)
Chowpatty Beach at low tide after the Ganpati Visarjan (immersion) festival in Mumbai. The festival celebrates Lord Ganesh as the deity of prosperity and remover of obstacles.
"The thangka ... are means for the Buddhists to achieve their aim of spiritual development, and are not just material works of art,” says a noted Mumbai art conservator.
On March 20, Iranians and the Persian diaspora will celebrate the new year and the arrival of Spring with celebrations all over the world.
Vintage cameras are stacked with other knick-knacks in a shop in the Chor Bazaar in Mumbai, India on November 30, 2012. (Monkeypainter/Flickr)
Last week, to great fanfare, Starbucks opened its first Indian store. Asia Society India Centre reports from the scene.
A Belgian photographer hopes that his photo series on Mumbai's trash will provoke residents to take action.