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Indian Region Just Won Top UN Prize for Being World’s First 100% Organic State With 66,000 Farmers

The Indian state policy was deemed so effective, it managed to beat 51 other nominations for the esteemed UN prize.

Supreme Court Strikes Down Archaic Adultery Law in India Because ‘A Husband is Not the Master’

The Indian Supreme Court overturned the the ancient law on the grounds that it is “arbitrary, and it offends the dignity of a woman.”

India Passes Historic Ruling That Decriminalizes Homosexuality, Which was Punishable by up to Life in Prison

India’s historic ruling to ensure equal rights and privacy for all its citizens overturns a 150-year-old law, which was instated during British colonial rule, that made homosexuality punishable by up to life in prison.

India Añade una Nueva Clase al Curriculum de 1.000 Escuelas: Cómo Ser Feliz

Escuelas en India están añadiendo este nuevo elemento de educación a sus intensivos curriculums: Felicidad. Más de 1.000 escuelas en Delhi están ahora empezando sus días con clases de...

India Adds a New Class to Curriculum at 1,000 Schools: How to Be Happy

With such high rates of stress and anxiety amongst young students, legislators hope the classes will help the kids live mindfully and happily.

Instead of Tossing it Back, 5,000 Indian Fishermen Now Collect Ocean Plastic to Build Roads and Prosperity

While the world becomes more and more aware of plastic pollution, a group of 5,000 fishermen who rely on the “Mother Sea” to survive...

She Prevents Gender-based Violence in India by Using a Powerful Law

Sometimes, it only takes one determined woman to save millions of people from the judicial system; and in this case, that woman is Gulika Reddy.

Indian District Becomes First Territory to be 100% Solar Powered

The new solar facilities aren't just cheaper for the district residents – they also serve as an example of sustainability for the rest of the country.

India Bans Circuses From Using Wild Animals For Exhibition

In light of continuing animal rights violations, all the elephants currently used in Indian shows will be rescued and sent to wildlife reserves.

India Unveils Plan to Bring Electricity to Every Household in 2018

The prime minister of India has just unveiled an ambitious plan to electrify every household in the country by the end of 2018. The $2.5...

Indian Supreme Court Enshrines Right to Privacy So Government Can’t Misuse Collected Data

The Supreme Court of India has just ruled that privacy is a fundamental right that is protected by the Constitution. The unanimous verdict comes in...

Indian Boxer Gives Champion Belt to Chinese Opponent as “Message of Peace” for Two Nations

Following territorial disputes, this Indian boxer decided to ease tensions by giving the belt that he had just won back to his Chinese opponent.

Taxi Service By Women, For Women, Launches in India

Created to prevent harassment of women, this is the first transportation service of its kind in India.

India Plants Record-breaking 66 Million Trees in 12 Hours

The nation of India has just broken their own world record by planting 66 million trees in just 12 short hours. Over 1.5 million volunteers...

Cop Hailed For Stopping India’s Presidential Convoy in Favor of Passing Ambulance

The Indian police officer is being praised after he stopped a presidential convoy in traffic so an approaching ambulance could pass. ML's Nijalingappa was directing...

Nicki Minaj Quietly Sent Funds To An Indian Village – it is Now Totally Transformed

Every celebrity has a cause close to their heart – and Nicki Minaj is no exception. The hip hop artist posted on Instagram over the...

India Makes Moves Toward Sustainability and Less Pollution

Though India currently generates most of its power through coal-powered plants, the country has been making great strides implementing more environmentally-friendly initiatives. For starters, according to the...

India Unveils Ambitious Plan to Make Every Single Car Electric by 2030

In a bid against the hazardous air pollution plaguing the country, the energy minister of India has just announced earlier this week that they will...

Chinese Man Trapped in India Finally Arrived Home After 50 Years

A Chinese Army surveyor who had wandered over the border 54 years ago has finally been able to return home to reunite with his...

Indian Parliament Passes Landmark Equal Rights HIV Bill

India’s parliament has just passed a historic bill that guarantees equal rights for citizens with HIV and AIDS. The Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome...