Fear of polio virus: India, Georgia place curbs on Pakistanis

A letter of Indian Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination reveals that India and Georgia have made it compulsory for Pakistani travelers to get anti-polio vaccine prior to entering their territory.

India: About 321 candidates in sixth phase have criminal cases against them

A total of 321 out of 2,071 candidates from 117 seats that will go to polls on April 24 in the sixth phase in India have criminal cases against them.

Indian deltas are sinking

Indian deltas are sinking, and no, it is not because of sea level rise. "Humans are sinking deltas four times faster than the sea level is rising," says American professor of oceanography and geology at the University of Colorado, James Syvitski.

Bangladesh can eradicate extreme poverty by 2021, analysts say

Bangladesh has the capacity to eradicate extreme poverty by 2021, well before other countries in the subcontinent, analysts said.