India

WATCH: Baby elephant rescued from lake

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The baby elephant had to be guided out of the water by forest officials and local men with boats.Read more

Photos of giant, technicolor squirrels are going viral

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They live deep in the jungles of India where photographer Kaushik Vijayan captured stunning images of them.Read more

Man crushed by elephant while whipping it to get it to sit

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A man was crushed to death by an elephant while caning the animal and cleaning it.Read more


$1M Women's Safety XPrize to tackle sexual violence

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The winning company makes Safer Pro, a wearable device that allows users to press a button to send an emergency alert to a community of responders.Read more

WATCH: New tiger cubs born Saturday

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The new tiger cubs are healthy and fit, said their attending veterinarian at the Bengal Safari Park.Read more

India approves death penalty for rape of young children

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India's government on Saturday approved of the death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12, responding to widespread outrage over the recent rape and...Read more

Police: Man chopped off son's hand during argument over pornography addiction

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An Indian butcher is facing charges after admitting to chopping off his son's hand during an argument about the teen watching pornography.Read more

WATCH: Festival of Colors in northern India

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Festival-goers threw powder at each other and also used sticks and shields to mark the Hindu festival of colors.Read more

Indian company plans North American headquarters in Indiana

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Officials say an India-based engineering company plans to locate its North American headquarters in Indiana.Read more


David Letterman gets beard trim during shoot in India

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David Letterman's infamous "retirement beard" is a little tamer today.Read more

Workers strike across India to protest economic reforms

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Workers across India are on strike to protest economic reforms including a rise in the minimum wage for unskilled laborers.Read more