India Closes Down 6,000 Schools Because Of Air Pollution

World | Rob Shimshock
Air pollution drenches New Delhi in 2016. (Photo Credit: YouTube/Wall Street Journal)

‘The air tastes like smoke’

City Police Sweep Beggars Off The Street In Preparation For Ivanka's Visit To India

World | Gabrielle Okun
Ivanka Trump, the daughter and assistant to President Donald Trump, waves after delivering a speech at World Assembly for Women: WAW! 2017 conference Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 in Tokyo. REUTERS/Eugene Hoshiko/Pool

‘Make the city beggar-free’

Indian Mob Tries BURNING Elephants Alive

World | Gabrielle Okun
A mahout paints his elephant on the eve of the annual Rath Yatra, or chariot procession, outside the Jagannath temple in Ahmedabad, India, July 5, 2016. REUTERS/Amit Dave

‘Hell is here’

DISGUSTING! Check Out What A Mosquito Bite Did To This Man's Leg

World | Gabrielle Okun
A mosquito bite completely disfigured a man's leg after parasitic worms went into the wound. (Shutterstock)

Weighs approximately 55 pounds

Italy Intercepts Massive Opioid Stash Meant To Fund ISIS

World | Jacob Bojesson
Oxycodone is the generic name for a range of opoid pain killing tablets. Prescription bottle for Oxycodone tablets and pills on metal table for opioid epidemic illustration (Shutterstock/Steve Heap)

‘Directly handled by ISIS to finance terrorist activities’

Tillerson Lays Down Path To Taliban Negotiations In Surprise Afghanistan Visit

World | Will Racke
Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers stand guard during a battle with Taliban in Kunduz provice, Afghanistan May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Nasir Wakif

‘They don’t want their children to fight forever’

Around The World In 80 Days, Country 6: Tea & Cricket In India

Opinion | Larry Alex Taunton

India has ingested a lot bad ideas that will inhibit its transition to modernity.

Apple Draws Hard Line On Privacy In India, After Caving To China

World | Eric Lieberman
Apple CEO Tim Cook waves as he attends a talk in Beijing October 23, 2014. China Daily/via REUTERS

‘A ridiculous situation’

Experts Warn E-Cigarette Bans Risk Lives

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
A man smokes an electronic cigarette vaporizer, also known as an e-cigarette, in Toronto, August 7, 2015. Many of the world's junior miners are laying down their picks and shovels to start new ventures ranging from egg exporting to e-cigarette company, as they as try to survive a crash in metals prices by shifting away from exploration. Picture taken on August 7, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

‘Ignoring the evidence’

India Crowns First Transgender Beauty Queen

World | Grace Carr
TransQueen 2017 India Pageant (Youtube screenshot/Anweshanam)

‘Step to empower and support gifted young transgender women’

Prominent Muslim Leaders Reject Instant Divorce Ruling

World | Joshua Gill
Muslim girls attend a yoga lesson at a school ahead of International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad, India, June 15, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTS17757

‘We will never compromise’

Trump's "Tight Slap" To Pakistan Cheers India

Opinion | David Cohen
U.S. President Donald Trump announces his strategy for the war in Afghanistan during an address from Fort Myer, Virginia, U.S., August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

No previous commander-in-chief had delivered this message forcefully as Trump did.

India Outlaws Antiquated Instant Divorce Practice

World | Joshua Gill
Farha Faiz, a lawyer, speaks with the media after a verdict for the controversial Muslim quick divorce law outside the Supreme Court in New Delhi, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi - RTS1CROX

‘Liberate many Muslim women’

India Is Getting Its First Shipment Of US Oil And Everyone Is Celebrating

Energy | Tim Pearce
An oil tanker ship seen in Kyaukphyu river near Made island outside Kyaukphyu

The shipment is worth around $100 million

River Pollution Causes Dogs To Turn Blue

World | Gabrielle Okun
Stray dogs turn blue due to pollutants leaked from a nearby industrial plant/ PressTV News via Youtube/ Screenshot

‘Future pollution level will be under control’

Elephant Murdered 15 People, Finally Killed Just Before World Elephant Day

World | Grace Carr
Elephant chases police car. (Youtube screenshot/Kruger Sightings)

‘It was a dangerous operation’

30 Children Die After Hospital Falls Past Due On Oxygen Bill

World | Saagar Enjeti
Children play a game on a mobile phone at slum area in New Delhi, India July 4, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi - RTX3A0MM

Bulk of the dead children were patients in the neonatal ward