Climate change, pollution and crop irrigation are putting heavy demands on the Ganges.
Across rural Bundelkhand, parents are dismissing marriage proposals for their daughters, as water shortages leave local men hard-up and their wives facing a harsh life.
With water crises becoming increasingly commonplace across the globe, climate change is only exacerbating the problem. New data has revealed that 44 countries face high level water stress...
Authorities in the western state of Maharashtra have revised the syllabus for class 11 students, who are aged about 16, to include same-sex relationships and marriage,
India can maintain economic progress and fulfil its climate change pledges by following findings of recent research.
President of the Observer Research Foundation Samir Saran describes what lies behind current India–U.S. tensions and how they relate to structural changes in the world order
According to one of the most detailed wildlife surveys spanning across 20 Indian states, tiger numbers have increased to nearly 3,000. But despite an average increase, there are areas whe...
The launch of this garbage cafe will help some of India’s poorest people feed their families at the same time as cleaning up the environment.
Almost 30 children are killed every day on Indian roads, but this organization is fighting back.
India has launched a bid to land on the moon – here are three things you need to know as the mission takes off.
As children are increasingly exposed to technology, India has taken the initiative to ensure that they are better engaged with it.
India is a country of contrasts. It is home to a $160 billion tech services industry, while also buffeted by environmental and social challenges - and this makes it fertile ground for glo...
A fresh entrepreneurial outlook is boosting the numbers of the super-wealthy in India. But while they get richer, vast numbers of poor are left behind.
If the rains don't improve over the next two to three weeks, India could be facing a crisis that hammers harvests and rural demand.
Urban transportation in developing countries is prioritised for massive investments, yet little is known about the determinants of urban mobility in these countries.