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.
Inspired by climate activist Greta Thunberg, 16-year-old Aman Sharma launched a petition after noticing that every year was getting hotter, drier, thirstier and more polluted.
As the costs of generating cleaner energy continue to fall, there is growing potential to speed up the transition to a zero-carbon future.
Widows often face difficulty in claiming their husband's property and in receiving government compensation and other benefits, activists said.
As a record drought hits India, its sixth biggest city Chennai has nearly run dry, villagers are abandoning their homes in search of water and farmers’ livelihoods are at risk.
The recent heatwave which has struck the Southern Indian city of Chennai has led to severe water shortages and left the city's residents with barely enough water to survive.
India's successes in technology should inspire other developing countries to embrace equally bold and inclusive digital ambitions, writes the founding Chairman of the Unique Identificatio...
Research into the social lives of women in rural India has revealed that local support groups can help provide a social network that is otherwise lacking for many.
India's solution to its widening gender inequality issue is to make public transport free for women. But the move is facing both support and criticism.
In reviving their inland waterways, India and Bangladesh are set to improve trading abilities and encourage investments, all leading to increased development in the South Asian region.
One school in India is trying to tackle the country’s plastic waste problem and improve education at the same time.