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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    Tens of thousands flee as cyclone threatens east coast of India

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 04:38pm by Reuters

    ... the size of India. Some forecasters likened its size and intensity to that of hurricane Katrina, which devastated the US Gulf coast and New Orleans in 2005. We plan to evacuate about 100,000 ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Frightening fate awaits women fleeing poverty

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... a few hours before and how they might get back to their homes 1,600 kilometres away. Malti, 22, and Sita, 35, were promised well-paid jobs in the Middle East. Neither reached the Gulf. Instead ... in Riyadh, the Saudi capital. Such stories are increasingly familiar to police. In a police operation last April, a trafficking ring in Bangalore that had sent more than 200 women to the Gulf ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Mourners pack Indian funeral for royal hoax call nurse

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 11:16am by AFP

    ... his job in the Gulf, told reporters after paying his final respects in the church below stained-glass windows and spinning fans. Family members in the town were unwilling to speak to reporters ... many workers leave the area to take jobs in Britain or the Gulf countries as nurses, engineers and mechanics, often sending most of their wages home. John Rodrigues, who returned to Shirva ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Kashmir's first all-girl band quits after threats and cleric's decree

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... including the inroads made by more rigorous strands of Islamic practice, often influenced by hardline thought in Pakistan and the Gulf, in recent decades. Previously Kashmir, which has a long ...



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