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  1. India looks to sway Americans with nuclear power insurance planRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    Under a 2010 nuclear liability law, nuclear equipment suppliers are liable for damages from an accident, which companies say is a sharp deviation from international norms ndia is offering to set up an insurance pool to indemnify global nuclear suppliers against liability in the case of a nuclear accident, in a bid to unblock billions of dollars in trade held up by concerns over exposure to risk. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is hoping the plan will be enough to convince major US companies such as General Electric to enter the Indian market ahead of President Barack Obama's visit at the end of next month.

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  2. Bitter rivals Modi and Mamata all smiles at Pranab's dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during a banquet hosted in the honor of Bangladesh President M Abdul Hamid at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. Photograph: Kamal Kishore/PTI Photo As the Prime Minister arrived at the banquet at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in honour of Bangladesh President Md Abdul Hamid, he shook hands with the Indian delegation that had lined up for customary introduction to the visiting head of state.

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  3. Haworth opens new plant in fast-growing global marketRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    Haworth, Inc. opened a new manufacturing facility this week in India, one of the Holland office-maker's fastest-growing markets. The investment marks the beginning of a new chapter in the company's long history in the Asian country, where it first opened its doors in 1997, the company said in a statement.

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  4. Abbott gives idols, ASI drags feetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 19: The Archaeological Survey of India is yet to authenticate two smuggled antique idols three months after Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott returned them to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. ASI authentication is necessary for the prosecution of the suspected smuggler, New York-based art and antiquity dealer Subash Kapoor, being tried in Tamil Nadu after his arrest in Europe in 2011 and extradition to India in 2012.

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  5. Modi tweets, team trailsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 19: Narendra Modi is second only to Barack Obama as a Twitter top draw among world leaders, but the Prime Minister's colleagues have been slow to hop on. Barring Modi, none of his ministers figures in the top 20 "most followed" tweeter, according to a report by Twitter India, despite the Prime Minister's diktat to his team to use the social networking site actively to reach out to the public.

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  6. RS ache in mind, BJP to chant state mantraRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 19: The BJP-led NDA will have to wait till 2017 to get the majority it needs in the Rajya Sabha to push through key legislation. That objective is achievable only if the BJP wins most of the Assembly elections that kick in from early 2015, starting with Delhi.

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  7. Beijing's Emerging Afghan Role - India Suffers From Trust DeficitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    As the American occupation of Afghanistan comes to an end, China is getting ready to play a significant role in a country that has seen many great powers bite the dust. In a meeting with the Afghan leader Abdullah Abdullah in Astana, Kazakhstan, this week, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Beijing is ready to play a "constructive role" in promoting national reconciliation and economic development in Afghanistan.

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  8. 'Gyanodaya Express' to arrive in Assam SaturdayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Gyanodaya Express, an initiative of the Indian Railways to expose students to the history and culture of the northeastern states, will arrive here Saturday. Under the initiative, a group of 850 students and teachers of Delhi University Thursday left for the region from Delhi's Safdarjung railway station.

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  9. A historic gift from a friend of BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    President Abdul Hamid meets his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi yesterday. Photo: PIB, India Indian President Pranab Mukherjee yesterday handed over a "historic audio-visual gift" comprising recordings of transmissions made by All India Radio and Doordarshan during the 1971 Liberation War to his visiting Bangladeshi counterpart Abdul Hamid.

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  10. Lock on Lakhvi, worry on din falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 19: India today formally complained to Pakistan about the bail granted to Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, the alleged planner of the November 2008 Mumbai attacks, through its top diplomat in Islamabad. As it had indicated yesterday, Pakistan slapped fresh charges on Lakhvi to keep him under arrest, invoking a rule dealing with MPO .

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  11. NationRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 19: India today formally complained to Pakistan about the bail granted to Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, the alleged planner of the November 2008 Mumbai attacks, through its top diplomat in... Shashi Tharoor was today seen seated beside Sushma Swaraj in the front row of the Lok Sabha, fine-tuning a House resolution condemning the bail granted to alleged 26/11... The BJP-led NDA will have to wait till 2017 to get the majority it needs in the Rajya Sabha to push through key legislation.

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  12. Bowlers had noRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta/ New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar was critical of the Indian bowlers' inability to get lower-order wickets over the years stating that it's a "familiar story" of lacking an alternative plan. The last four Australian wickets accumulated 258 runs on Friday with Mitchell Johnson and Mitchell Starc helping themselves to strokeful half-centuries.

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  13. AFI plansRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi: In a major development, the Athletics Federation of India is planning to bring back disgraced Ukrainian track and field coach Yuri Ogorodnik to prepare the Indian team for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Though considered a top coach, Ogorodnik was sacked by the Sports Authority of India in July 2011 after six of his wards - all quarter milers - failed dope tests.

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  14. Hockey incident can affect cricketing ties: ShaharyarRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Karachi: The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Shaharyar Khan has said that the recent incident in India involving the Pakistan hockey team players can have adverse effects on the cricketing ties between the two countries. Shaharyar, who had served as High Commissioner in New Delhi, felt that while political and diplomatic relations between the two countries remained tense on a regular basis, the Indian media and public had also developed negative feelings about Pakistan after the incident in the recently concluded Champions Trophy.

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  15. India: Police Beat Rights ActivistRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Humans Rights Watch

    "The alleged beating of a rights activist by West Bengal police coupled with dubious criminal charges shows a shocking disregard for the role rights groups play in bringing such abuses to an end. Instead of targeting the messenger to hide their wrongdoings, security forces should ensure that those who commit them are punished."

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  16. A home truth resurfacesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Dec. 19: In the middle of a debate in India about the quality of prosecution in Pakistan, a little-noticed event took place in the Supreme Court in New Delhi yesterday. The Centre told the court that it would pay an "ex gratia" of Rs 10 lakh on humanitarian grounds to the mother of Thangjam Manorama.

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  17. India outraged over bail to 26/11 Mumbai terror mastermind Zakiur Rahman LakhviRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | India.com

    New Delhi, Dec 19 : India was outraged Friday over a Pakistani court's decision to give bail to the Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zakiur Rahman Lakhvi, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing shock in parliament. But even as the Pakistani government, after widespread flak, said Lakhvi had been detained anew under the Maintenance of Public Order in Rawalpindi's Adiala Jail, Indian MPs expressed their disgust.

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  18. Fog in Delhi hits 100 flights, worse is yet to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Around 100 flights were delayed, some for as much as two hours, as visibility dipped below 200 metres between 5.30am and 8.30am, and improved markedly on by noon. NEW DELHI: The chill intensified in the capital on a sunless Friday, when a persistent fog disrupted flights and kept the maximum temperature six notches below normal at 16.4 degrees Celsius.

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  19. Govt forecasts 5.5% growthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Dec. 19: The economy is projected to grow 5.5 per cent in the current fiscal from 4.7 per cent last year on the back of an improving macro-economic situation, according to the finance ministry's mid-year economic review tabled in Parliament today. The review also assumed that the Reserve Bank would maintain a status quo in interest rates till March 2015 and a stable outlook for the rupee.

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  20. Modi hopeful but gives no timeframeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    President Abdul Hamid meets Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi yesterday. The president is on a six-day visit in India.

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