Legislative endeavours by the government may have wide popular appeal, but skepticism suggests politics are at play.
02 Oct 2013 13:12 GMT | Business & Economy, US & Canada, India, United States
Results of India's state assembly polls confounded pollsters, surprised pundits and shook the political establishment.
18 Mar 2012 09:17 GMT | Politics, China, India
As the US and China rush to take advantage of Myanmar's new openness, India plays a quieter role supporting democracy.
12 Jan 2012 12:16 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, China, India, Indonesia
India was one of the first countries to establish diplomatic relations with the ECC, the predecessor to today's EU.
Shashi Tharoor | 02 Dec 2011 06:31 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, China, India, Italy
Manmohan Singh may snub Australia over a refusal to sell uranium to the south Asian nation.
Shashi Tharoor | 15 Oct 2011 12:56 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Australia, Canada, China
Despite British-style parliamentary procedures, Indian parliament ferquently dissolves into chaos and farce.
Shashi Tharoor | 18 Aug 2011 12:41 GMT | Politics, India, United Kingdom
India, which has key interests in the war ravaged nation, doesn't believe Afghanistan is ready for US troops to leave.
Shashi Tharoor | 17 Jul 2011 06:02 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, China, India
In the recent India-Africa summit in Ethiopia, India emerged as a source rather than a recipient of foreign aid.
Shashi Tharoor | 18 Jun 2011 09:49 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan
India's recent decision not to buy $10bn worth of US warplanes has irritated some politicians and the defence industry.
Shashi Tharoor | 11 May 2011 08:48 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, China, India, Pakistan
The poignant stories of Palestinian prisoners in Israel and the effects of imprisonment on them and their families.
Israel, Palestine, Human Rights
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.
A group of exonerated death row survivors called the 'Resurrection Club' fights to abolish the death penalty in the US.
Human Rights, Politics, US & Canada
We tell the story of Mouawiya Syasneh, the boy whose anti-Assad graffiti lit the spark that engulfed Syria.
War & Conflict, Syria's Civil War