Most packaged water in India is unregulated and not all of it is safe. Even so, the private water market may meet the needs of Indians better than the public sector does.
One of the world’s most polluted rivers, the Yamuna, is the source for new work by the Indian artist Vibha Galhotra.
Delhi’s transit system just launched a series of ettiquette-focused puppet shows for kids.
Cities must take measures to protect their young residents from air pollution—now.
A decade-long project showcases the vocal beauty of Delhi's pheriwallas, who are fighting a losing battle against the forces of globalization.
Delhi's winters are characterized by thick fog that gets dramatically worse every year.
Child clubs are forming in cities across India to identify young leaders who can speak up for the needs of children.
Grouping female passengers into single cars underscores the idea that women can't use transit freely.
A new documentary explores the cultural cost of slum redevelopment.
Delhi's avoidance of mixed-use development patterns isn't helping matters.
A first glimpse at the new plan.
Inside one of the country's most fascinating social experiments.
At least 120 are dead in one of the worst monsoon seasons on record.
The program will require 51 hospitals to accept injured patients without questions or money up front.
Roughly 100 miles from New Delhi, widowed women live together in the Meera Sahavagini ashram.
A "classic example of copy-pasting a first world solution in an emerging economy."
Skirting the rules to get a problem fixed runs deep in India's culture. Does it make it difficult to nurture law-and-order institutions?
A month after a gruesome gang rape, New Delhi takes aim at the lowest-hanging fruit: Improving public spaces.