India's recent move toward a cash-free society helped reveal just how important physical currency is to the informal economies that the poorest families depend upon.
You can now pay your way with apps, cryptocurrencies and other digital alternatives. Physical money might one day look like a relic of the past.
A crackdown on the beef and leather trades has put hundreds of thousands of Indian Muslims and Dalits out of work, vexing already-tense religious relations and hurting India's economy.
From the shores of India to a gym on the high-street — the evolution of modern yoga.
India's advertisements not only challenge but also reverse the dominant roles that Indian men assume with the women in their lives.
Hit by weak monsoons, India faces unprecedented water shortages.
Professor Samir Brahmachari's innovative Open Source Drug Development allows thousands of researchers to work together to discover novel therapies for under-studied diseases.
The first case of Zika in India was discovered in November 2016. Why was the public not informed about it?
India, the world's fourth-largest carbon emitter, long resisted calls to fight climate change. Now it is investing heavily in clean energy and expects to meet its Paris climate accord target early.
On June 1, Donald Trump announced that he would take the US out of the Paris climate agreement because it was "unfair" to the US. An economic analysis indicates otherwise.
The leaders of Turkey and India have plenty in common.
India's Supreme Court could soon rule to abolish "triple talaq", a practice that allows Muslim men to divorce their wives instantaneously and discriminates against women.
Hydropower dams in upstream India have left Pakistanis worried.
Successful policy interventions, especially those in the social realm influenced by the vagaries of human behaviour, don’t seem to travel well.
Alankrita Srivastava's feminist film has Indian censors in a tizzy.
Machines by Rahul Jain reveals how some industries turn bodies into commodities.
Other regions may be helpful to Erdoğan for a short time, but they cannot substitute the economic and political contributions Turkey requires of Europe.
Trump's review on H1-B visa will directly impact high-skilled Indian workers.
The BRICS New Development Bank has promised to change the world of multilateral development funding but has so far failed to live up to expectations.
A new study has interviewed South Asian women who have suffered from economic abuse.