Delhi closed more than 1,700 schools on Friday and Saturday because air pollution there is too dangerous for children’s lungs.
By Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press
The arrests of more than 8,000 people from India, China, Romania, Bangladesh and Nepal is offering a new challenge to immigration agents tasked with fully identifying would-be immigrants.
By Jane Qiu, Scientific American
A weird phenomenon is happening high above the Tibetan Plateau and the Himalayas that could prove to be an atmospheric nightmare for the ozone layer.
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
The Justice Department has charged 61 defendants in the United States and abroad in connection with a call center operation that officials say is based in India.
By Bradley Klapper and Ignatius Ssuuna, Associated Press
Nearly 200 nations have reached a deal to limit the use of greenhouse gases far more powerful than carbon dioxide.
By Larisa Epatko
India, the world’s third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, plans to ratify the Paris climate agreement on Sunday.
By Mary Jo Brooks
Poet Tishani Doshi has long reflected on the idea of immigration and creating a new home in new land. But she has become alarmed about the “culture of fear” that has developed toward immigrants in the United Sates and Britain.
By Matthew Lee, Associated Press
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's stops in Bangladesh and India come amid increasing concerns about terrorism in both South Asian nations.
By Ike Swetlitz, STAT
The goal is to use Watson’s natural language processing to mine the medical literature and a patient’s records to provide treatment advice.
The coastal Indian city of Cochin was once home to a thriving Jewish community; immigrants came for the spice trade and ended up settling there. But in 1955, the community largely vanished as its residents departed en masse to the…
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