New Delhi

Ten Tips for Visiting the Taj Mahal

Jane Egginton | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Egginton

DO book train tickets from Delhi in advance. Tickets get sold out quickly, it's a fun way to travel and taking a car is a lot more expensive. Oh and do book your flights to India as far in advance as possible.

Who Owns Yoga? - The Feature Film Support Our Kickstarter Campaign

Bhanu Bhatnagar | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Bhanu Bhatnagar

Yoga is everywhere these days. It's fair to say it's become well and truly mainstream. In most Western cities yoga studios are as ubiquitous as fast-food joints or liquor stores. 20 million Americans say they practice yoga. So, what exactly is happening here? How can we explain the meteoric rise of yoga?

How Twitter Rode To The Rescue Of Three Terrified Children Abandoned At A Railway Station

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK

Three children apparently abandoned at a busy railway station in New Delhi have been reunited with their mother thanks to Twitter. The bedraggled ...

India and Iran: Time to Thaw the Bilateral Relations

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK Politics
Preetam Kaushik

As India closes in on another general election, great stress is on international affairs and bilateral relationships which seem a bit stretched at this point of time. With the change in guard being seen rather imminent in New Delhi, it would be interesting to observe the government make some important decisions regarding the country's future with other nations.

The Figures Are In: Here Are The Ten Least Expensive Cities In The World To Live In

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

And Here Are The MOST Expensive Cities In The World To Live In... The Indian city of Mumbai has been named the least expensive city in the world t...

Female-Only Taxi Service Launches In India's Capital To Make Women Feel Safer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Providing a safe space for women who want to travel on their own in India's capital New Delhi, a women-only taxi service has popped up, run for and by...

1984 Sikhs' Kristallnacht

Kirat Raj Singh | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Kirat Raj Singh

It was between the 31st October and 3rd November in 1984, that Sikhs in Delhi and other various parts of India were systematically targeted and massacred on a large scale. According to the even most conservative estimates, 8,000 Sikhs were killed over the four-day period, out of which 3,000 were in the capital city alone.

The Art That Condemns Rape

Aaminah Patel | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Aaminah Patel

Casting an eye over the growing number of productions and artistic campaigns that are inspired by Jyoti's story proves that the aftermath of the case is becoming more significant than ever.

Indian Independence Day

Ciara Cohen-Ennis | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ciara Cohen-Ennis

Independence Day marked the start of our travels to the North of India. I went with two other Indulge interns, Claire and Yasmin. Everything went smoothly with our flight and when we reached India Gate, we met up with an event organiser and entrepreneur, Viren, who we knew from Bangalore.

Anti Rape Laws in India; How Effective Will They Be?

Amel Guettatfi | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Amel Guettatfi

In order to reduce the striking rate of one rape case every twenty minutes in India, the penal code needs to be modified in order to accommodate different forms of non-consensual sex while ensuring that victim is not vilified.

Five-Year-Old Girl Brutally Raped In New Delhi

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK

A five-year-old girl is fighting for her life after she was kidnapped and brutally raped by her 22-year-old neighbour in New Delhi. The youngster w...

Pictures Of The Day: 3rd April 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

India Gang Rape Suspect 'Commits Suicide' In Delhi Jail

Posted 11.03.2013 | UK

The alleged ringleader of the gang rape of a Delhi student which sparked mass anger and protests across India has apparently hanged himself in prison,...

Indian Gang Rape: Five Men Charged With Rape & Murder

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK

Indian police have filed rape and murder charges against five men accused of attacking a woman on a Delhi bus. The brutal gang rape of a 23-year-ol...

Keep Delhi Trending: Why We Must Keep Talking About the India Rape Case

Coco Khan | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Coco Khan

At the time of writing this, Delhi is trending worldwide. This morning, the young student who suffered the brutal gang rape that sparked the riots in Delhi, died. To many, she was murdered.

The Rape of My Image of Modern India

Laxmi Hariharan | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laxmi Hariharan

For too long has the common woman in India lived like second-class citizens. It is time we were treated like the very goddesses so revered in Indian culture and tradition.

If a Girl Does Not Want to Have Sex, Do Not Rape Her

Priya Shah | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Priya Shah

The message is clear - "teach your sons better". If a girl does not want to have sex, do not rape her. I think it highlights just how important education is in overcoming such an incident and ensuring it does not happen again.

Fink... The Long-Weekend in India

Tim Thornton | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tim Thornton

This has been said before, in many different ways, languages and levels of exasperation, but I'll reiterate: Mumbai is fucking crazy. Twelve and a half million people living on an island less than half the size of London.

Planet Appetite: Mahindra Indian Homestays

Rupert Parker | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

If India seems a rather daunting prospect, then staying in a homestay takes away a lot of the potential pain. It also allows you to experience a side of the country that no hotel can offer and your hosts may become lifelong friends.

Funeral For Tibetan Protester Jamphel Yeshi Who Died After Setting Himself On Fire In India (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK

The funeral for an exiled Tibetan protester who set himself on fire in protest at a visit from the Chinese president to India takes place today. J...

Tibetan Activist Dies After Setting Himself Alight

Posted 28.03.2012 | UK

An exiled Tibetan protester who set himself on fire in protest at a visit from the Chinese president to India on Monday has died in hospital. The p...

Tibetan Self-Immolates Ahead Of Chinese President's Visit

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

A Tibetan has set fire to himself in protest over the ownership of the Tibet region in New Delhi, India, ahead of a visit by Chinese president Hu Jint...

Pictures Of The Day: Snow, Pandas And Clegg Talking To A Pork Pie

Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

It's a dog-eat-dog world out there, as one shivering pooch is discovering in Catelu, on the outskirts of Bucharest. Snow scenes have created beautiful...

WATCH: Human-Powered Ferris Wheels In India

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK

In a world without electricity, how do you go about powering a ferris wheel? At a carnival in New Delhi, India, you simply get on board and do it your...

Explosions Rock Pakistan And India

PA | Paul Vale | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK

At least 20 people have been killed in the southwest Pakistani city of Quetta following what is believed to be twin attacks. According to the BBC, a m...