As the planet heats up, societies are looking for a way to cool the most vulnerable without adding to climate change. Nowhere is this double-headed problem more severe than India.
Two Indian creatives are using stickers and posters to make literature available to everyone – and they’re being pasted in public places around the world.
The cost of hysterectomies - often prescribed for treating minor ailments - is leaving families destitute and trapping them in debt bondage.
Some 4 million electronic voting machines are located at 1 million polling places - at least some of which are in extremely rural locations.
A study has found that high rates of undernutrition in children and household food insecurity are contributing towards a "learning crisis" in India.
The UN's Population Division suggests that by 2024, India will surpass China to become the world's most populous country.
Leonardo da Vinci chipped away at the walls between “us” and “them” by placing all life, human and animal, on a level field.
More than a quarter of India's young people are not in education, employment or training. Fundamental change is required.
Three initiatives in Egypt, Kenya and India show how detailed local knowledge can lead to specific solutions that genuinely help women.
Kerala's disaster management authority has issued sunstroke warnings for the next three months.
Air pollution is costing India dearly - both in human lives and economic damage. But the success of policies Europe, California and China prove that pollution can be cut without giving up...
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization can play a central role in defusing tensions and renewing dialogue between India and Pakistan
Workers in textile factories in India are often made to work in abhorrent conditions for long hours. These three radio stations are helping break their silence.
The Indian government has proposed incentives worth $12.4 billion to encourage power plans to curb emissions and to develop electric vehicle infrastructure.
875 million voters are eligible to take part in the biggest democratic exercise in history.