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1 hr ago | ABC News

Court Extends NYC Officer's Weapons Case in India

An Indian court said Thursday it won't rule before July 1 on the case of a New York City police officer arrested in New Delhi on a weapons charge.

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4 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

India struggles with rebel threats during election

Nationwide voting began April 7 and runs through May 12, with results for the 543-seat lower house of Parliament to be announced four days later.

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4 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

India struggles with rebel threats during election

Indians cast ballots Thursday on the biggest day of voting in the country's weekslong general election, streaming into polling stations even in areas where rebels threatened violence over the plight of India's marginalized and poor.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

BBC News

Indian bike messenger firm takes off

The idea struck Rajiv Singh during a business trip to Germany, when a man arrived with a document from an office on the other side of town.

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India Talkies

Six dead in Karnataka after tourist bus catches fire - Indiatalkies.com

Chitradurga , Apr.16: Six passengers were burnt to death on Wednesday after a tourist bus they were travelling in caught fire in Chitradurga district of Karnataka.

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The Washington Post

What 100 days of social media can tell us about Indiaa s election

Children walk past an Indian voter awareness mural in Mumbai on April 16, 2014. The sixth phase of India's national elections are scheduled for April 17, when residents of several Indian states will go to the polls.

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Women's eNews

Indian Courts Prop Door Open for Rape Survivors

It just happened again. Another prominent public figure, the former head of government of India's most populous state, downplayed the problem of rape.

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ABC News

Train Derails in Northeast India, Injuring Dozens

The engine and nine of the train's 13 coaches jumped the track near the Jagiroad station, about 140 kilometers east of Gauhati, the capital of Assam state, state-owned Indian Railways said in a statement.

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Time

Sonia Gandhi to Indian Voters: Don't Fall for 'Divisive' Politics

Sonia Gandhi, leader of the governing Congress Party, holds her party's manifesto for the 2014 general elections.

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Newkerala.com

Shilpa's IOSIS Wellness opens in Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad, April 15 : Actress-producer Shilpa Shetty along with business partner and cosmetologist Kiran Bawa has launched IOSIS Wellness here.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Newkerala.com

Shah Rukh, Aamir, Salman, Karan pushed Indian cinema globally: Amitabh Bachchan

By Radhika Bhirani, New Delhi, April 15 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has travelled the world, meeting cinema icons from all over.

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The Washington Post

Indian tech guru is worth $1.2 billion, but his election campaign highlights his humble roots

Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani, in white shirt, campaigns for Parliament in Bangalore, India, on April 14. Parliamentary elections are being held in nine phases from April 7 to May 12. He is the richest candidate in India's national elections , with a personal fortune of more than $1.2 billion.

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Mydigitalfc.com

It's curtains for India's Dream Team

It's finally curtains for the Dream Team that ushered in and sustained India's economic reforms for the past two decades and more, starting way back in 1991, even as the reforms themselves are expected to gather momentum and new meaning under the next dispensation at the centre.

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Gujarat Global

Gujarat NSUI President arrested in a dummy scandal

Ultimately, President of Gujarat unit of National Students Union of India Adityasinh Gohil has been arrested for having a dummy student appearing for him in LLB examinations.

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Korea Herald

India's election won't be decided on old lines

Last week, India embarked on what has repeatedly been hailed as the biggest electoral exercise in history.

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Iol.co.za

India's top court recognises neutral gender

India's highest court on Tuesday recognised the existence of a third gender that is neither male nor female, in a landmark judgment hailed by transgender people.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Asian Correspondent

Indian tycoon runs for election, bucks Congress's image

As the Congress Party stumbles towards what looks like a massive general election defeat, one candidate is performing with the conviction of a potential winner who believes he can help implement change in the way that India works.

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India Talkies

Election Commission officials heckled in West Bengal - Indiatalkies.com

Kolkata, April 15: Some Election Commission officials were heckled in West Bengal's Malda district Monday, allegedly by Trianmool Congress activists, while they were removing some flags and banners put up on a government property, a commission official said.

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Examiner.com

'Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown' season premiere: Punjab, India explored

Anthony Bourdain returned to CNN on Sunday night offering a glimpse of the world through the food we eat.

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Iol.co.za

Pakistani man arrested for eating baby

A Pakistani man was arrested on Monday on suspicion of cannibalism when the head of a newborn baby was found at his home - three years after he was jailed for the same offence.

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