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.
Pressing for a deeper change in gender attitudes.
In the wake of the death of a gang rape victim in New Delhi, a look at the country through rape statistics.
Protesters gathered across India's cities to demand justice and security for women.
Urban India is not known for its orderliness. But Bish Sanyal says there's reason to be hopeful.
Women-only trains and taxis may only be reinforcing the threat of sexual violence in places like Gurgaon.
A warm reminder of just how well the international citizenship of public transit translates.
Cities are building more houses than ever, but they are priced out of reach for the poor.
Hand-emptied toilets could be outlawed, but they're not likely to disappear any time soon.
India's lights are back on within hours, not days.
Due to a massive grid failure, half of India's population is without power.