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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    Party of India's Narendra Modi may change 'no first use' nuclear doctrine

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 12:20am by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... China's biannual defence white paper, released released a year ago, omitted for the first time a promise never to use its own nuclear weapons first. Analysts said the suggestion of a change ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

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

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

    ... privatising some flagship state-run firms, including loss-making Air India. Bibek Debroy, a prominent Indian economist speaking for the first time about his role advising Modi during the campaign, ...

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

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

    ... Agence France-Presse Figures from think tank show it imports nearly three times as many arms as China and Pakistan India remains world’s biggest weapons buyer India remains the biggest buyer of arms in the world, importing nearly three times as many weapons as its nearest competitors China and Pakistan over the last five years, a Swedish think tank said yesterday. The total ...

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    India back in Olympics after new officials elected

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 05:04pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Sochi Indian Olympic Association ends stand-off with IOC by holding elections and installing world squash chief Narayna Ramachandran as president India has been reinstated to the Olympics in time for the flag to fly at the Sochi Winter Games. The International Olympic Committee announced the decision on Tuesday, saying it was the first time in history ...

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    India sets dates for mammoth parliamentary election

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 03:02pm by Reuters

    ... of first-time voters is expected to participate in the election and many appear open to Modi’s promises of job creation and efficient government. “I think everyone is looking for strong leadership. ...

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    Presidential frontrunner Narendra Modi puts China, Pakistan on notice

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:31am by Reuters

    ... of the top buyers worldwide of military hardware, purchasing US$12.7 billion in arms from 2007 to 2011, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, everything from basic ...

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    Indian anti-graft crusader Arvind Kejriwal quits as Delhi boss

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

    ... to block it," Kejriwal said. "This is the first time in India's history that both the BJP and Congress have come together... They have exposed themselves and shown their true ...

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    Corruption taints Indian athletes in Sochi

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 09:51pm by AP

    ... It is the first time in history that a suspension of a national Olympic body has been lifted during the games, the IOC said. The quick resolution of the dispute was largely because neither the Indians nor ...

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    Four men convicted of New Delhi rape and murder challenge verdicts

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 05:54pm by AP

    ... in public for the first time since the crime, while one wore a handkerchief tied over his nose and mouth. They each raised a hand when called on by the judge, but they did not speak in the court. ...

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    Kerry expresses US regret to India over diplomat strip-search case

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 11:08am by Reuters in Washington

    ... Khobragade’s experience is not the first time that overseas observers have been horrified at the treatment of a foreign criminal defendant in the United States. In 2011, when then-International ...




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