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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    India outsources chores as servant culture shifts

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:12pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Mumbai Cultural shift as middle class turns to companies for helpers rather than employing full-time staff Indians outsource servant chores Need someone to pay your bills and pick up your shopping, take an elderly relative to hospital or deliver 26 presents to your girlfriend on her 26th birthday? These are just some of the requests received by Get My Peon, ...

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    India passes bill creating new state despite MPs’ protests

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 02:34pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New Delhi Creation of Telangana comes weeks before a national election Indian lawmakers passed a bill to create the country’s 29th state on Thursday despite mayhem ... of struggle, Telangana is now a reality, it is the 29th state of India. We are rejoicing and are very happy V Hanumantha Rao, lawmaker Members of the upper house fighting the bill grabbed at papers, ...

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    Death every five minutes makes India's roads the world's deadliest

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 08:48pm by BLOOM

    ... Mohan of the Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme at the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi. A bill to establish a board that would recommend standards for highway ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Celebrations as India creates new southern state of Telangana

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 01:05pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... in the north. Critics say the bill could open a “Pandora’s box” of demands for statehood by other regional groups in the ethnically diverse nation, which also has a host of separatist movements. ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    India’s billionaire club slow to share riches

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 04:01pm by AFP

    ... considered “Asia’s most generous man” by Forbes. He was the first Indian to join the “Giving Pledge” club, set up by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire investor Warren Buffet ...

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    Chief minister quits over vote to split Andhra Pradesh

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 03:35pm by AFP

    ... The chief minister of an Indian state resigned yesterday in protest at a contentious bill to split his state in two, a plan that has triggered chaotic scenes in the federal parliament. Kiran Kumar Reddy announced he was stepping down "with heavy heart" as chief of the southern state of Andhra Pradesh and from the ruling Congress party over the bill to create the country's ...

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    Billionaire Nandan Nilekani tells Bangalore voters he can't be bought

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:47pm by WASHPOST

    ... is comfortable sharing a stage with the likes of Microsoft's Bill Gates and Google's Eric Schmidt, and schmoozing at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland. I am not in politics to make money. ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    India’s parliament erupts in chaos as angry MP pepper sprays the chamber

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 06:04pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Lawmakers disrupt lower house over contentious bill to create new state from an area in Andhra Pradesh India’s parliament erupted in chaos on Thursday over a bill to create a new state, with angry MPs coming to blows, pulling out a microphone and pepper spraying the chamber, reports said. Waving banners and shouting slogans, lawmakers ...

  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    India approves historic anti-corruption law

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 06:11pm by Agence France-Presse in New Delhi

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi The Lokpal, or watchdog, bill will allow an independent ombudsman to prosecute politicians and civil servants India’s parliament on Wednesday passed ... Sushma Swaraj praised “the people of this country” for achieving the passage of the bill. Passage of the bill comes as general elections are due in May. Voters have become increasingly incensed ...

  10. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian anti-graft crusader Arvind Kejriwal quits as Delhi boss

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 12:26am by AP

    ... crusader quits as Delhi boss Anti-graft activist and Delhi's firebrand Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced his resignation yesterday to protest the blocking of an anti-corruption bill ... into uncertainty. Congress had promised us, in writing, that they would support the bill ARVIND KEJRIWAL Kejriwal's announcement came shortly after local legislators effectively shot down his efforts ...




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