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  1. United Nations aware of allegations against Rajendra Pachauri: OfficialRead the original story

    5 min ago | DNA India

    The United Nations is aware of the allegations against former chair of the UN's panel on climate change Rajendra Pachauri and a new head will be elected later this year, a top UN official has said. The United Nations is aware of the allegations against former chair of the UN's panel on climate change Rajendra Pachauri and a new head will be elected later this year, a top UN official has said.

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  2. Mother of victim says Indian rapista s views not uncommonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Standard

    The father of a young woman who died after a savage gang-rape in New Delhi said he thought everyone should watch a documentary about the attack broadcast by the BBC but banned in India. The broadcaster brought forward its screening of "India's Daughter'' to today.

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  3. Blaming the rape victim: Most Indians still think much like the...Read the original story

    43 min ago | The Japan Times

    When a rapist and killer said a woman who had been brutally attacked on a New Delhi bus was responsible for what had happened to her, he shocked people around the world. But not in India.

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  4. Rapist's views widely accepted in societyRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | The Gleaner

    Protesters gather outside the Indian Presidential Palace during a protest against the brutal gang rape of a 23-year-old woman on a moving bus in New Delhi, India, in December 2012. When a condemned killer said the woman he and others brutally gang-raped on a New Delhi bus was responsible for what had happened to her, his comments were shocking in their callousness and lack of remorse.

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  5. Mispricing exports, imports? Spend 7yrs in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    The figure announced by Premier Li Keqiang is the lowest since a similar goal in 2004 and comes after China's gross GDP expanded 7.4% in 2014. A new bank announced in the Budget could boost loans and cut borrowing costs for the country's cash-starved small businesses.

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  6. JBT scam: Delhi HC upholds 10-year jail term for ChautalaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    The Delhi High Court on Thursday upheld the judgment of a lower court in the awarding of a 10-year jail term to former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his son Ajay Chautala in connection with a teacher recruitment scam. The court observed that Chautala can't be considered for mercy due to his age because he was the chief minister of the state, and added that he should have set an example for the youth and others, but chose not to.

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  7. ISLAMABAD: Indo-Pak ties: More of the sameRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Asia News Network

    It is perhaps a testament to the hopes and dreams of many in the region that an overnight stopover in Pakistan, squeezed between visits to Dhaka and Kabul, by a senior Indian bureaucrat can still generate so much interest. Indian foreign secretary S. Jaishankar's visit to Islamabad may have been billed by the Indian government as part of a so-called Saarc pilgrimage, but it was always going to be bilateral issues that dominated the agenda in Islamabad.

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  8. MomentumOFF the GridRead the original story

    1 hr ago | American Reporter

    Ever since I lived and worked in India for about six months in 1972, when I had the chance to meet heads of state throughout the region and many of the diplomats posted there, I have had a strong interest in its affairs. That interest was particularly well-served by two of the distinguished American Reporter Correspondents who covered the South Asia region for us.

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  9. Equality still a far cry for Indian women, say activistsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nerve News

    New Delhi, March 5 - Despite several success stories, Indian women continue to be bogged down by the dual problems of violence and denial of access to resources, remaining largely deprived of the coveted status of equality, activists say. Some of these activists feel that women in the country remain second-grade citizens who have made little progress despite constitutional guarantees of equality.

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  10. The modern Indian girl: Battling the stereotypingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nerve News

    New Delhi, March 5 - She is multitasking but doesn't know how to cook, she doesn't have the patience to deal with nagging in-laws, doesn't want children within a year of marriage and her focus is on building a successful career. Meet the new age 20-something Indian girl who's fighting the 'matrimonial ad' battle with her parents every day and shattering the stereotype of what is expected of a conventional Indian wife.

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  11. Modi to offer assistance to Indian Ocean nations to counter China influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will offer island nations in the Indian Ocean a broad range of military and civilian assistance next week in a bid to wrest back some of the influence China has gained by spending billions of dollars in the region. Modi will make the pledges during a visit to Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Mauritius and Seychelles after decades of neglect by successive Indian governments.

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  12. After blanket ban in India, BBC telecasts December 16 gangrape documentary in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    A day after a blanket ban was imposed by the Indian government on the telecast of the controversial December 16 gangrape documentary, the BBC went ahead to air the film in the United Kingdom and other countries in the early hours of Thursday. The documentary by British filmmaker Leslee Udwin had kicked a political storm here in India with the government alleging that the film is an attempt to defame India.

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  13. Israeli documentary to play at Lower Lake churchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake County Record-Bee

    Kelseyville >> March's Second Sunday Cinema will feature “Doing Time, Doing Vipassana,” this Sunday at the Kelseyville Methodist Church at 3810 Main at First St. The doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the film starts promptly at 6 p.m. The event is free. The film is a 1997 Israeli independent documentary film project by two filmmakers, Ayelet Menahemi and Eilona Ariel, and is about the use of Vipassana meditation as taught by S. N. Goenka, as a rehabilitation method and features its impact on foreign and Indian prisoners in Vihar Prison, which was then known as one of the harshest prisons in the world.

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  14. China says it will boost military budget by 10.1 per cent this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    The increase to about US$145 billion in spending would mark the fifth year in a row of double-digit increases, despite the nation's slowing economic growth China said today that its official military budget will grow by 10.1 per cent in the coming year, amid unease among Beijing's neighbours about its growing might and territorial ambitions. The increase to about US$145 billion in spending would mark the fifth year in a row of double-digit increases, despite the country's slowing economic growth, which fell to 7.4 per cent last year from 7.7 per cent the previous year.

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  15. PM Narendra Modi to ramp up help for Indian Ocean nations to counter China influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Express India

    PM Narendra Modi will make pledges during a visit to Sri Lanka, Maldives, Mauritius and Seychelles after decades of neglect by successive Indian governments. Sri Lanka's President Mithripala Sirisena shakes hands with PM Narendra Modi as his wife looks on during Sirisena's ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

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  16. After 20 Years, RBI to Put Rs 1 Note Into CirculationRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | INDOlink

    New Delhi: One rupee notes are all set to come back into circulation as the government has decided to restart printing the currency after more than two decades. "The Reserve Bank of India will soon put in circulation currency notes in one rupee denomination.

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  17. Barack Obama Re-Nominates Indian-American to Key Administration PostRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | INDOlink

    WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama has re-nominated Sunil Sabharwal, an independent Indian-American investor, to a key administration post as Alternate Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund . First nominated in April 2014 to the position of Alternate Executive Director of the IMF, Mr Sabharwal has been an independent investor in the payments sector since 2006.President Obama sent his decision to re-nominate Mr Sabharwal to the Senate yesterday as the nomination was waiting the upper house's approval.

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  18. India's film ban no signal of authoritarian regime: US expertRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    It would be unfair to portray India's banning of a BBC documentary on the gang rape of an Indian woman as a signal of a more authoritarian government, according to a leading US expert. "Some portray the government's move as an attempt to stifle free speech on an issue that could harm India's image," said Rick Rossow, Wadhwani Chair in US-India Policy Studies Centre for Strategic and International Studies.

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  19. BBC airs controversial documentary 'India's daughter' early despite protest from New DelhiRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  20. HC upholds 10-year jail term for Chautala, sonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court on Thursday upheld conviction of ex-Haryana CM OP Chautala, his son and 53 others in the junior basic teachers recruitment scam case. Justice Siddharth Mridul also upheld the 10-year sentence of Sher Singh Badshami and two IAS officers Vidya Dhar and Sanjiv Kumar, saying they "vilified" the process of recruiting teachers and "marred" the exercise by "corruption".

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