India requires large enterprises to spend 2% of their profits on corporate social responsibility projects. It's a bold idea, but looks doomed to fail.
India’s youths, an eighth of the world’s population, are facing a growing unemployment crisis. Australia must engage with this global demographic, for our own benefit and theirs.
Women in countries such as India, Pakistan and others have long organized campaigns against sexual violence – many of which have resulted in stronger laws in these countries.
A nuclear exchange, which would unleash untold destruction on both countries' civilian populations, remains a possibility.
India and Pakistan have been fighting for control over Kashmir, an 86,000-square-mile territory in the Himalayas, for seven decades. But the people of Kashmir have their own political goals too.
India has more WhatsApp users than any other democracy – and a worrying history of 'fake news'.
India and Pakistan enter into a volatile situation after weeks of increasing tension.
Guaranteeing unemployed South Africans a job at the minimum wage would have a range of positive outcomes for the economy.
Bollywood actress Tanushree Dutta has opened the floodgates.
For as little as $4 a day Indian workers process dangerous, toxic waste by hand. This unregulated, highly polluting industry is hidden away from police eyes.
The bonhomie between Narendra Modi and Binyamin Netanyahu is rooted in the admiration of generations of Hindu nationalists for Israel.
One of the great success stories in healthcare, a quarter of the UK hospice sector is said to be close to collapse.
Selfies document women's struggles and accomplishments, as they step out from their traditional roles in the home, into the male-dominated public realm of the city.
Antibiotic resistance is common in bacteria where there's a large human population and poor sanitation. For the first time however, it's been found in the remote Arctic.
As global warming intensifies violent weather events, the most vulnerable countries affected need help to respond more effectively.
Hexanal, a chemical produced naturally by fruits and vegetables, may help keep produce fresher for longer.
With Muslim minorities in Europe projected to increase, what lessons can be learnt from India?
Bhutan, a poor country, ranks 26th out of 180 countries surveyed on corruption. How does the kingdom fight such issue and what can we learn from such experience?
The recent controversy, sloganeering and protests about Sabarimala temple in the Indian state of Kerala obscure the way that the media have used stereotypes of women and caste again and again.
Kumbh Mela is the world's largest congregation of people – so large, it's visible from space. However, river pollution is a major issue here and new solutions are needed.