Hundreds of drivers for ride-hailing giant Uber and its local rival Ola went on strike in the two biggest Indian cities, Delhi and Mumbai, on Monday, demanding higher fares to meet rising fuel costs that are eating away at their incomes.
Reuters. Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:06:05 -0400.
Thousands of runners brushed off health warnings Sunday to compete in the New Delhi half marathon, even as smog reached unhealthy levels in the world's most polluted major city. ...
Yahoo. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 03:36:54 -0400.
ISHARGARH, India (AFP) - Harpal Singh struck a match and watched his fields burn, the acrid smoke drifting toward New Delhi where a lethal smog cocktail is once again intensifying over the world's most polluted megacity.
Straits Times. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 11:04:25 +0800.
KOCHI/NEW DELHI (REUTERS) - Hundreds of hardline Hindu protesters blocked two women from entering a south Indian hill temple on Friday (Oct 19) in a third day of heated protests against the lifting of a ban on women of menstrual age.
Straits Times. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:11:58 +0800.
Delhi's biggest coal power plant was set to shut down Monday as a new emergency plan to improve air quality in one of the world's most polluted cities came into force, Indian officials said. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 04:29:19 -0400.
A neighborhood in New Delhi has become the focal point of Indian power and prestige, with more than a dozen of the country's top 100 richest owning property there.
By Megha Bahree, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 3 Oct 2018 20:15:00 -0400.