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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    India anti-graft hero sworn in as Delhi leader

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 03:42pm by AFP

    ... officials about local problems. He faces no easy task in governing Delhi, one of the world’s most congested, slum-ridden and polluted cities, lacking proper sanitation and reliable power and whose ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Final flag fall for Mumbai's venerable fleet of colourful Padmini taxis

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... quality and so older cars must go. "The main issue is of the pollution," says Ramesh Sarnaik, a Road Transport Office inspector. He said newer cars had fewer harmful emissions and would ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Tens of millions of Hindus bathe in Ganges for Kumbh Mela festival

    Posted Feb 10th 2013, 01:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Allahabad

    ... range of Indian spiritualism. Despite the hardships of waking early, plunging into the freezing and heavily polluted water and the crush of the crowds, pilgrims described being spiritually ... requires a monumental effort- and a budget of 16 trillion rupees (US$290 million). Thousands of buses and special trains were ferrying people to Allahabad where the heavily polluted Yamuna river ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Playboy bunnies prompt hunger strike threat in Indian party town Goa

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... wearing jeans, are supporting his campaign. "Indian culture is against nudity, and men and women drinking together. We don't want to be polluted by this western import," said Manoj ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    Naked holy men lead thousands into Ganges dip as holy festival starts

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the heavily polluted Yamuna river flows into the equally dirty Ganges. ...

  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    Young Indian rape suspect held alone for own safety

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 01:04pm by Reuters in New Delhi

    ... which is wedged between the polluted Yamuna river and a six-lane road in the smoggy north of New Delhi. Through the gate of the grimy yellow-coloured compound, small buildings and a treeless ...



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