India: please hold the applause

To hear Obama tell it, India and China are modern wonders of the world. But Indians beg to differ. Mark Magnier in the LAT During his State of the Union address this week, President Obama urged Americans to reboot the country’s struggling economy through...

India: Bush country

Tunku Varadarajan writes about the “tattered” relations with India in the Obama era. As the president hits India this weekend, he will find it is still George W. Bush country. Tunku Varadarajan on an alliance that Obama has allowed to wither on the vine....

just a coupla crazy coconuts

In their effort to provide maximum security in the run-up to his visit on Friday, they have removed coconuts which may fall on his head from trees. All coconuts around the city’s Gandhi museum have now been cut down, an official told the BBC. Every year in India...