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  • new storyTens of thousands overcome Delhi pollution in half marathon 
    Updated: Nov-29-15 5:05 am

    NEW DELHI - The tens of thousands of people who participated in Sunday's half marathon in India's capital had more than just running 21 kilometers (13 miles) through New Delhi's streets on a misty, chilly morning to deal with. They also had to overcome the city's unparalleled air pollution.

  • AP staffers win prestigious Indian journalism awards 
    Updated: Nov-25-15 6:06 am

    NEW DELHI - Two Associated Press journalists are among the winners of the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards, India's most prestigious, for work exposing the public health and environmental damage done by the country's asbestos industry and capturing the devastation of last year's floods in the Kashmir region.

  • Indian surrogates feel hurt by gov't ban on foreign clients 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 10:43 pm

    NEW DELHI - For thousands of childless couples the world over, India has been the go-to destination to fulfill their dreams of becoming parents, thanks to its well-trained doctors, well-appointed fertility clinics and vast numbers of poor women willing to serve as surrogate mothers.

  • Alarm over Delhi pollution doesn't stop Diwali fireworks 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 9:13 am

    NEW DELHI - The fireworks have fizzled. The festival lights are coming down. What's left of the Hindu holiday of Diwali in the Indian capital - already considered the world's most polluted - is a toxic haze that has residents gagging for oxygen and hiding indoors.

  • India court sentences Uber driver to life in prison for rape 
    Updated: Nov-03-15 9:35 am

    NEW DELHI - An Indian court sentenced an Uber driver to life in prison Tuesday for raping a passenger in his vehicle last December, in a case that has triggered widespread protests against sexual violence and demands for more efforts to ensure women's safety.