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Muzaffarnagar riots: Two murder accused arrested - Indiatalkies.com

Muzaffarnagar , Apr.25: Muzaffarnagar Police have confirmed the arrest of two more persons for their role in a riot-related incident in the area.

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Thu Apr 24, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Death toll rises to eight in east India poll attack

The death toll from an ambush by Maoist rebels rose to eight in an insurgency-hit region of eastern India, police said Friday after the latest deadly attack targeting ongoing elections.

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Bloomberg

Indians Abroad Seek Election Role as Rape Taints Nation's Image

Shalini Gupta became so disgusted with news of gang rapes and corruption scandals in India that she left her job as a management trainer in Chicago and returned to her homeland after three decades of living overseas.

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International Business Times

9 in 10 Indians Feel Rape is 'Very Big Problem' in Country: Poll

More than a year after the infamous gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student in New Delhi grabbed major international headlines, jostling the ns remain concerned about the problem of rape in their country and feel that the criminal justice system dealing with the issue is inadequate.

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WALB-TV Albany

Rebels kill 7 after voting in Indian elections

A major day of voting in the world's biggest elections was marred by violence Thursday as suspected rebels killed four paramilitary soldiers and three polling officials who were leaving buses after conducting balloting in two Indian states.

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ITworld

Nokia won't hand India smartphone factory over to Microsoft

Nokia's ongoing tax dispute with Indian authorities has put an end to its plans to transfer a local smartphone factory over to Microsoft, as the software maker finalizes its takeover of the Finnish company's devices and services business..

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Hollywood Reporter

Bollywood Gets Political for Indian Election Season

Several top stars created a controversy by skipping town on election day to attend an awards show in the U.S., while politically-themed local movies have been popping up to cash in on the world's largest democratic process.

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International Business Times

Renault India Opens Second Dealership in Jaipur

The new state-of-the-art showroom is located at Gopalpura Bye Pass and is spread over an area of 10,600 sq.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Reuters

Kashmiris wary as Modi challenges for power in India

Mohammad Amin Pandith, a smallholder and father-of-three from Indian-controlled Kashmir, was lured from his home at night by a man in army uniform, dragged along a potholed lane and shot in the back of the head.

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Nepalnews.com

Four Indians arrested with 18 kg of hashish

The four detained have been identified as Jairam Mukhiya, 45, Ram Ayodhya Mukhiya, 41, Birendra Mukhiya, 40 and Wasar Mukhiya, 40. All of them were the permanent residents of Piparthana in Motihari district of Bihar, India.

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India Talkies

Arrest warrant issued against BJP leader Giriraj Singh - Indiatalkies.com

Ranchi, April 23: A Bokaro court Wednesday issued an arrest warrant against Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh for making a provocative speech.

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India Talkies

Police bust sex racket in Gurgaon, arrest six - Indiatalkies.com

Gurgaon , Apr. 23: Police have arrested five girls and a pimp after conducting a raid on a spa and massage parlour in Gurgaon, Haryana.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Climate change likely to make Everest even riskier

In this May 22 2013 file photo, climbers descend Khumbu Icefall on their way back to Base Camo after summitting the 8,850-meter Mount Everest.

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India Talkies

Hooda's father figures in book of records - Indiatalkies.com

Chandigarh, April 22: The Limca Book of Records has included the name of Ranbir Singh, father of Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, for his national record of being member of seven different legislatures.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Indian Express

Pak won't dare attack jawans after Modi becomes PM: Shah

Shah also said that SP president Mulayam Singh Yadav dreamt of becoming the prime minister.

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Newsday

Indian elections: Hope and anger in transgender community

For the first time, India's transgender people will be able to choose their gender as "other" on ballot forms following on from an Election Commission order of November 2009.

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ABC News

Poll: Indians View Rape as Big Problem, Laws Lax

A new poll shows that Indians view rape as a big problem in their country and think the criminal justice system is inadequate to deal with it.

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Reuters

In Indian mining town, nexus between politics and crime plays out

Stooping to feed grain to a black cow as a religious offering at his unfinished mansion, Indian politician and rags-to-riches millionaire B. Sreeramulu may need help from the gods if he is to win a hard-fought race for the parliamentary seat of Bellary.

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Reuters

India's Modi condemns anti-Muslim remarks; colleagues remain defiant

Indian opposition leader Narendra Modi on Tuesday distanced himself from colleagues on the Hindu far right, saying they must focus on development issues in the election campaign, rather than rail against minority Muslims and liberals.

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Star-Telegram.com

Suspected rebels kill 3 in Indian Kashmir villages

Suspected rebels in India-controlled Kashmir gunned down two village elders and one victim's son in attacks that police said were aimed at scaring off voters in the country's general election.

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