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Indian-Americans unhappy with California school textbooks

Indian-Americans have expressed anguish over the negative portrayal of Hinduism and India.

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Kabul welcomes back National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

The image became a symbol of Afghanistan`s suffering during the 1980s Soviet occupation and U.S.-backed mujahadeen insurgency against it.

Pakistan not to deport National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Pakistan not to deport National Geographic's green-eyed 'Afghan Girl'

Pakistan will not deport Sharbat Gula, National Geographic's iconic green-eyed 'Afghan Girl', for using fake ID cards to stay in this city, a media report today quoted an official as saying.

Pakistan to deport National Geographic green-eyed `Afghan girl`

Pakistan to deport National Geographic green-eyed `Afghan girl`

An Afghan woman immortalised on a National Geographic cover will be sent back to the war-torn homeland she first fled decades ago, after a Pakistani court ordered Friday that she be deported.

Pakistan court rejects bail plea of National Geographic's 'Afghan girl'

Pakistan court rejects bail plea of National Geographic's 'Afghan girl'

The haunting photo of a green-eyed, Afghan girl named Sharbat Gula was one of National Geographic magazine's most famous covers. 

National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan

National Geographic`s famed `Afghan Girl` Sharbat Bibi was arrested by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday in Pakistan`s Peshawar city, authorities said.

National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan for forgery

National Geographic's famed ''Afghan Girl'' arrested in Pakistan for forgery

Sharbat Bibi became famously known as the `Afghan Girl` when National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry captured her photograph in 1984.

London zoo shares its excitement; welcomes first baby aye-aye lemur! - Watch video

London zoo shares its excitement; welcomes first baby aye-aye lemur! - Watch video

The ZSL London zoo has welcomed the baby aye-aye just in time for Halloween.

Watch video: Baby bison is attacked by a wolf – what happens next will give you goosebumps!

Watch video: Baby bison is attacked by a wolf – what happens next will give you goosebumps!

A mother's instincts are at its peak when her baby is faced with grave danger. 

Watch video: This is what happened when a moose shook its head!

Watch video: This is what happened when a moose shook its head!

The initial footage shows the bull moose calmly sauntering in a picturesque snowy field, when suddenly the moose shakes its head. What happens next, will blow you away!

Rarely seen cannibalism! Polar bear chases and kills cub - Watch

Rarely seen cannibalism! Polar bear chases and kills cub - Watch

In a troubling video released by National Geographic, a polar bear is seen resorting to cannibalism.

NASA mission finds 100 new alien planets

NASA mission finds 100 new alien planets

With a tweak to its steering ability, scientists rectified the mechanical malfunction of Kepler's lost ability to stare at the same exact spot.

In digital push, Bertelsmann buys rest of G+J

Bertelsmann is taking full ownership of Gruner + Jahr, publisher of magazines including Stern, Brigitte and National Geographic in Germany, as Europe`s largest media group looks to make up ground after being slow to expand online.