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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    Faulty samplers and data fudging hamper India's air pollution fight

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 04:02am by GDN

    ... control board compared some India-made PM2.5 samplers with international ones a couple of years ago. A manufacturer of samplers, Rakesh Agarwal of Envirotech, candidly said: "There was a 100 ... units have had to install air quality measuring units and send the data to the appropriate state pollution control boards. If emissions peak, the industrial unit may be shut down. So industries ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    India PM’s party tightens grip on power with strong wins in two state polls

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 09:57pm by AFP

    ... and clean up endemic corruption, but many of the reforms are yet to be introduced. On the eve of the results, Modi's government lifted controls on diesel prices, aiming to give market forces ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Bollywood bad boy Sanjay Dutt heads to jail over guns case

    Posted May 16th 2013, 09:24pm by AFP

    ... in the city’s south, where another huge crowd swarmed around his vehicle. Dutt was initially unable to leave the car because of the chaotic media mob that police struggled to control. He eventually entered the court with his sister and wife, and from there he was to be transferred to jail. Dutt was convicted in 2006 of possessing guns supplied by gangsters who staged the 1993 bomb attacks ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Stampede at Hindu temple kills at least 10, injures scores in India

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 10:19pm by AFP

    ... control room official Vinay Kumar Singh said. The devotees gathered on Kamadgiri hill, 520km from the state capital, Bhopal, for Somvati Amavasya, a new moon event to honour the deity Lord Shiva. ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    The men who want to kill Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:07pm by Amrit Dhillon

    ... to Modi's life was "significant but under control" because Simi was not as effective a terrorist group as Pakistan-based jihadi groups such as Lashkar-e-Toiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed. They, ... as their target. Extraordinary security arrangements were in place on May 26 when Modi was sworn in as prime minister. About 6,000 security personnel were deployed, along with anti-aircraft guns ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - INDIA

    Book review: Capital: The Eruption of Delhi, by Rana Dasgupta

    Posted May 25th 2014, 03:42pm by David Wilson

    ... tycoons, worth billions of dollars, have sucked up much of the cash. The wealthy gun their darkened cars through the unpaved streets while the pedestrian masses fret. Women, in particular, ... writes. His edgy, visionary masterpiece teems with passages worth quoting. Their impact is anchored in relevance- a growing Marxian sense that capitalism has spun out of control, crushing culture ...

  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    Modi maintains his hard line on immigrants in India’s general election

    Posted May 05th 2014, 10:33pm by Reuters

    ... in Assam on Saturday after more than 30 Muslims were gunned down in three days of what police said were attacks by Bodo tribal militants, who resent the presence of settlers they claim are illegal immigrants from Bangladesh. Modi has repeatedly called for tighter border controls and said last week that illegal immigrants from Bangladesh living in the state of West Bengal should have ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    India's Common Man's Party guns for victory in Delhi state elections

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 06:51am by Debasish Roy Chowdhury

    ... Debasish Roy Chowdhury debasish.roy@scmp.com The Common Man's Party is challenging the dominance of the established Congress and Bharatiya Janata parties in Indian politics New party guns for victory in Delhi poll For a democracy activist in Hong Kong, 41 Hanuman Road in distant New Delhi can be a source of inspiration and frustration. Inspiring, because this two-storey ...

  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    Narendra Modi boosts Indian defence spending by 12pc in first budget

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 11:17pm by AFP

    ... the defence industrial base dominated by state firms. "Companies controlled by foreign governments and the foreign private sector are supplying our defence requirements to us at considerable ...

  10. News - Asia - INDIA

    Kashmiri militants kill three soldiers in ambush outside Srinagar

    Posted May 24th 2013, 03:11pm by AFP

    ... Vashist The militants fled into the forest and the army called in reinforcements, Vashist said. Another soldier was wounded in the ensuing gun battle with the militants, he said. The bodies ... morning gun battle. Armed rebels have fought Indian security forces in Kashmir since 1989 for the independence of the region or its merger with Pakistan. The conflict has left tens of thousands, ...




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