• Thursday
  • October 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:17am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 200 for india gang-rape

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Let's look to the future, Wen tells India

    Posted Dec 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei in New Delhi Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday sought to heal rifts with India over long-running economic and political tensions, promising to give greater consideration to a controversial dam project near the disputed border and agreeing on an ambitious US$100 billion trade target by 2015. Wen, making the first visit by a Chinese premier to India in five years, exchanged ...

  2. Hu departure pits India alone against the west

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... S. N. M Abdi The sudden departure of President Hu Jintao from the G8 summit is pinching India, an official said yesterday. Speaking to The Times of India, a senior government official called Mr Hu's departure a 'setback' for the common stand that India and China have taken on the democratisation of international financial institutions and climate change. He said ...

  3. Hold that phone, you're in India

    Posted Jan 17th 2009, 12:00am

    ... S.N.M. Abdi The Indian government is examining a radical proposal to deploy jammers to silence mobile phones on tertiary campuses. Officials of the federal Human Resource Development Ministry say that higher education institutions are burdened by the spre ...

  4. India's local route to fight climate change

    Posted Jul 18th 2008, 12:00am by Deep Kisor Datta-Ray

    ... Deep Kisor Datta-Ray India has unveiled for the first time a national policy on tackling climate change. Unlike the Group of Seven industrialised nations, which continues to evade concrete ... policies emerge from local values and concepts. Launching the plan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh articulated the culture which produced the document. 'India', he said, 'has ...

  5. India thirsting for a solution to water crisis

    Posted Jun 08th 2008, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... India, women measure their lives by the four-hour walk they take each day to fetch a few litres of water. Urban or rural, rich or poor, it makes little difference. Indians are beginning ... the water crisis was affecting lives, journalist Nitya Jacob travelled 6,000km across India and found the stark contrasts that the country is so famous for- villagers eking out two tubfuls of water ...

  6. Taking no chances, India builds war bunkers

    Posted Feb 11th 2004, 12:00am

    ... S.N.M. Abdi in Calcutta India is building an undisclosed number of nuclear shelters for VIPs, including Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee and top army commanders. Analysts say ... Delhi has pledged a 'no first strike' policy, Pakistan has not given any such commitment, citing its military and strategic disadvantages to India. The Hindustan Times quoted a senior ...

  7. India's shine hard to spot through the chronic pollution

    Posted Apr 12th 2004, 12:00am by Mark Williams

    ... The Indian population is paying the ultimate price for its relentless drive towards affluence, writes Mark Williams It's a lethal combination. India's smog-shrouded march towards developed nation status and a slothful political culture are conspiring to kill thousands of people every year. With the economy barrelling along at more than 8 per cent growth this year, India ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Dec 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pakistan and India need united front I was very disappointed to read that India and Pakistan are playing the blame game yet again ('Mumbai attacks raise tensions between India ... the city the same way these terrorists did without being stopped by the authorities. Furthermore, various agencies in India have said that they informed the government of a possible terrorist ...

  9. Economic squeeze

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... Given oil and climate concerns, China and India will be unable to maintain resource-intensive growth, writes Michael Richardson What will happen to the price of oil and its supply if Asia's emerging economic giants, China and India, continue their quest to raise living standards and catch up with rich nations by emulating the west's energy-intensive growth model? ...

  10. Hands across the Himalayas

    Posted Mar 27th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wen Jiabao's visit to India next month has raised hopes that two once feuding nations can bury decades of tension under a new partnership. S.N.M.Abdi reports Premier Wen Jiabao has declared his first visit to India next month the 'most important event on my calendar', summing up the significance of engaging China's nuclear neighbour. Mr Wen said the whole world ...




SCMP.com Account