INDIA

Environmental Extremes

Everest Is Melting, Revealing Tons of Garbage and Human Bodies

Due to decades of commercial mountaineering and climate change, the worlds tallest mountain is becoming “the world’s highest garbage dump.”
Omkar Khandekar
3 days ago
tech-science

India Has Lost Contact With Its Moon Lander

The fate of the historic Vikram lander remains unclear.
Becky Ferreira
9.6.19
tech-science

How to Watch India Land on the Moon Today

A lander named Vikram and a rover named Pragyan will descend to the lunar south pole on Friday.
Becky Ferreira
9.6.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Inside the Resistance Fighting India's Occupation of Kashmir

How one neighborhood is fighting back.
Zubair Ahmed Dar
Joe Hill
Angad Singh
8.31.19
tech-science

Nobody Knows Why Hundreds of People Died at This Creepy Himalayan Lake

Hundreds of people mysteriously died over a millennium at "Skeleton Lake" in the Himalayas according to a new study, making the creepy location even more mysterious.
Becky Ferreira
8.20.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Pakistan Rage Over India’s ‘Occupation’ of Kashmir Explodes Into the Streets: ‘I Am Ready to Die’

“If there's no solution, we're willing to go to war.”
Hind Hassan
Sean Stephens
Tim Hume
8.15.19
kashmir

What’s Article 370, and Why Its End Could Mean More Violence in Kashmir

Kashmir has been a source of dispute between India and Pakistan ever since the countries became independent from Britain in 1947.
Tim Hume
8.6.19
Tech news

Boy Had More Than 500 Teeth in a 'Bag-Like Mass' in His Mouth

A pathologist at the hospital said the mass of tiny teeth-like structures was "reminiscent of pearls in an oyster."
Madeleine Gregory
8.1.19
food news

India's 'Coffee King' Disappears After Allegedly Writing Letter Apologizing for His Failures

VG Siddhartha allegedly said that he had "failed as an entrepreneur," and asked for forgiveness.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.30.19
climate change

Water Shortages, Murder, and Chaos: The Grim Future of Heat Waves

Climate change means a hotter—and more violent—planet.
Geoff Dembicki
7.25.19
Monsoons

Monsoon Season is Devastating South Asia Right Now

In India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal, hundreds are dead and millions have fled their homes. And monsoon season is just beginning.
David Gilbert
7.16.19
climate change

It's So Damn Hot Around the World Right Now

A global heat wave is hitting Alaska, Europe, and Asia.
Alex Lubben
7.8.19
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