The working conditions on India's tea plantations are still intolerable. There is no health care, water supplies are scarce, housing is dilapidated, sexual harassment is rife, and workers lack protection from pesticides sprayed over the plants.
Fans of the original Hollywood can rejoice: Sotheby's in London is putting the "Gone With the Wind" late star's personal items up to auction. The collection includes everything from couture dresses to her favorite books.
Two Indian school girls have received national bravery awards for helping police uncover and arrest a group of cross-border human traffickers. DW spoke to the two girls about the motivation behind their mission.
Researchers in India have rediscovered a tree frog thought to be extinct since the 19th century. The frog has a novel way of feeding its young.
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