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Modi sees shiny cities in India’s future

Modi sees shiny cities in India’s future

NEW DELHI — If all goes according to plan in a city that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is building, human excrement will travel faster than most Indian trains. This is either an...

Gallery: Solar plane leaves India for next stop in Myanmar

Solar plane leaves India for next stop in Myanmar

NEW DELHI — A solar-powered airplane on a round-the-world journey took off today (March 19) from the northern Indian town of Varanasi and was headed for its next stop in Myanmar.

Mumbai running out of space for waste

Mumbai running out of space for waste

MUMBAI — A memorable scene in the film Slumdog Millionaire, set in Mumbai, depicts the boy hero plunging into a ghastly pool of liquid excrement.

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