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Tackling Indian maternal deaths by smartphone

India leads the world in annual maternal deaths. Technology firms are pairing with the government’s village health program to work with rural women.

When mum is a prostitute

Growing up is grim in Delhi’s biggest red light district — but there’s hope.

Troubling questions for India after another gang-rape

Indian police have arrested two in connection with the rape of a Danish tourist in New Delhi. A string of high-profile rape cases has prompted demonstrations and calls for more government action.

India’s invisible maids

Sangeeta Richard stood up to her employer, but she is rare among Indian domestic servants.

Will anyone heed an Indian fatwa against photography?

A renowned Indian Deobandi seminary issued an Islamic ruling last week declaring photography ‘sinful.’ But the derisive reaction of many Indian Muslim point to waning influence.