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Indian transgender passes test before exam

Court allows candidate for first time to take key examination as a female, rather than under "third gender" category.


Chennai: India’s chess capital

Indian city's reputation as chess capital remains intact, despite local icon Anand losing world championship crown.


CHOGM: Indian PM's absence to benefit China?

Doubts voiced over India-Sri Lanka ties as Manmohan Singh decides to stay away from Commonwealth summit in Colombo.

In Depth

India aims high with Mars mission

Tuesday's launch of the Mars orbiter mission is primarily aimed at testing the country's space technology.


Lankan refugees pay back their debt to India

Number of refugees sheltering in India, having fled civil war back home, are working to better lives in host nation.