Understanding the inner world of Sonia’s consigliere—could Ahmed Patel provide a key to her inscrutable government?
The story behind India’s missing girls lays bare a global history of population control
David Headley saves his own life in a Chicago courtroom
The new fortunes of Meghalaya’s mine owners—and the meaning of money in today’s Northeast
Scenes from the last days of communism in West Bengal
The tragic fate of one village and the deadly consequences of India’s faltering struggle against the Maoist insurgency
Can the aging patriarch of India’s most fractious political dynasty hold his family together—and continue to cling to power in Tamil Nadu?