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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

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

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

    ... Agencies in New Delhi India's government raises defence spending by 12pc and targets more foreign investment for weapons industry in bid to close gap on China Military boosted ... will further open the domestic weapons industry to foreign investment to help rebuild the military and narrow the gap with China. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley also laid out ambitious deficit-cutting ...

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

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

    ... in the industry say a BJP win will only have a limited impact on exports. Government figures show these increased to US$3.2 billion in 2012/13 from US$1.9 billion in 2010/11, boosted by robust demand ...

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    India starts biggest day of voting with Hindu nationalists gaining strength

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 02:30pm by Reuters in Bangalore

    ... in Uttar Pradesh. Voter turnout has been 68 per cent on average in the 111 constituencies that have voted so far, versus 60 per cent in the same constituencies and 58 per cent nationally in 2009, ...

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    India voters start world’s biggest election

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

    ... averaged 7.6 per cent per year, a sharp slowdown since 2012 has crippled public finances and led investment to crash. Coupled with a widespread perception that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s ...

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    Tamil Nadu’s chief minister eyes role on national stage at federal election

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 09:23pm by Reuters

    ... for its ancient Hindu temples, its modern auto industry- and a history of electoral landslides. With pollsters predicting that no party will win a majority in the 543-seat parliament, the caucus ...

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    Four men found guilty of gang-raping photojournalist in Mumbai

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 05:16pm by Reuters

    ... factories. The attack provoked a public outcry partly because Mumbai, India’s financial capital and the home of its flamboyant film industry, is considered one of the country’s safest city for women. ...

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    India remains world’s biggest weapons buyer, says Swedish think tank

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 10:26pm by AFP

    ... biggest arms buyer in 2010. With its domestic defence industry struggling to manufacture hi-tech arms, India is in the midst of a defence spending binge as it struggles to keep up ...

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    First Indian film museum to open in Bollywood city of Mumbai

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 06:05am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Mumbai New venue will trace history of Indian movie industry from silent era to today's blockbusters Film museum to open in Bollywood Seven years in the making and costing nearly US$20 million, the first Indian film museum is set to open in the home of Bollywood, more than 100 years after the country's celebrated movie industry was born. ...

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    Indian investors lose faith in opinion surveys amid poll-rigging scandal

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 06:02am by BLOOM

    ... for money. "I used to think there were one or two respectable polling agencies, but not any more," said Rao, 73, who helped develop India's polling industry in the '70s ...

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    India's national election in April appears set to rival US in spending

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 09:55pm by Reuters

    ... manufacturers and brewers. India's advertising industry expects to see a US$800 million injection during the election season, according to an outlook by the country's largest local agency, ...




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