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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    Ban on cosmetics testing boosts animal welfare in India

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... on animal testing for cosmetics, said that in doing so "for the first time, the Indian government has made a commitment to the welfare of animals". Globally, 500 companies use the PETA ... Amrit Dhillon in New Delhi Legislation reflects change in Indian attitudes yet thousands of starving cows still roam streets Ban on cosmetics testing a boost for animal rights In India, ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Outrage grows in India over two rape cases in Uttar Pradesh

    Posted May 30th 2014, 10:47pm by AP

    ... newly appointed child welfare minister, said that every officer involved in the case should be dismissed. She added that she planned to set up a "rape crisis cell". Associated Press ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    India's Hindu nationalist party BJP plans crackdown on beef exports

    Posted May 12th 2014, 03:05am by Reuters

    ... Janata Party (BJP) wants to curb exports that jar with the country's vegetarian tradition and to bolster the availability of animals reared to work on farms and for their milk. They [the ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    India's likely next leader Modi seen implementing Thatcher-like reforms

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:43am by Reuters

    ... draw a line under decades of socialist economics, cut welfare and reduce the role of government in business. The BJP is due to unveil detailed economic plans today and is expected to make ... to Modi suggest an agenda that goes further than the upcoming campaign manifesto, including plans to overhaul national welfare programmes. There is also a fierce debate inside his team about ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    India voters start world’s biggest election

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 12:24pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... pitch of welfare and equitable development. Yet in an editorial on Monday, the Hindustan Times said that much of the debate had been drowned out by the rancour of the two main parties. “On many ...

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    Indian malnutrition fund used to fix buses

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 06:07pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Mumbai A fund of millions of dollars raised to help malnourished children in western India has been diverted to maintain public buses, a report said on Friday. The “Child Nutrition Surcharge” was set up 16 years ago to collect a sm ...

  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    Leopard on loose in Indian city triggers panic

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 07:32pm by AFP

    ... The cat was found inside an empty ward of an army hospital on Sunday before wildlife officers were called and managed to fire a tranquiliser dart into the animal, Dubey said. “But despite that he ... Authorities have urged the closure of markets in the city of 3.5 million people until the animal was captured, according to the Press Trust of India news agency. #Leopard still on the loose ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    India to pay welfare directly to poor

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 10:29am by Associated Press in New Delhi

    ... Associated Press in New Delhi India will pay billions of dollars in social welfare money directly to its poor under a new programme that aims to cut out the middlemen blamed ... recipients or register unqualified people. The programme inaugurated on Tuesday would see welfare money directly deposited into recipients’ bank accounts and require them to prove their identity ...

  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian troops deployed to quell Hindu-Muslim riots following killings in Uttar Pradesh

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... of Hindu farmers held a meeting in Kawal to demand justice in the August 27 killing of three men who had spoken out when a woman was being verbally harassed. The state's minority welfare ...

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    India launches world's largest food subsidy scheme

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 09:37pm by AFP

    ... subsidised kerosene, cooking gas, fertiliser and wheat through what is the world’s biggest public distribution system. But the chaotic welfare programmes are notoriously inefficient and riddled ...




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