Groom Tries To Keep Pimp Hand Strong With Dowry Demand - Gets Arrested
A bride who got the police to arrest her bridegroom has become something of a celebrity in India.
Nisha Sharma, 21, called the police after her father was asked for more dowry money just minutes before her wedding ceremony.
Stones 'fail to rock' young Indians
The Rolling Stones have failed to sell out their first concerts in India - amid reports that many young music fans are simply not interested in them.
[ the best part is the quote " Tell me how many college kids are into Rolling Stones? " by a guy called Brucelee Mani, Bangalore rock musician ]
Gulf Bounty Is Drying Up in Southern India
For three decades, Indians have helped build and serve countries like Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait — reflecting a world where, for many families, making ends meet means living apart. Gulf rulers, wanting to counter what they saw as a demographic overload by Indians, [have] made them less welcome. (New York Times login req)