We track four people on their journey.
A look at the history of France's black community
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
We travel to Chile to meet a group of young scientists determined to develop smart plant-based food to save the planet.
Science & Technology, Chile, Food
We follow the journey of a plastic bottle to find out what it takes to truly recycle the product creating zero waste.
Science & Technology, US & Canada, Environment
A couple working to protect LA communities from gang violence is caught in the crossfire of the US war on gangs.
Politics, Gang violence, US
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea