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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

    ... interpreted this as a possible reversal of the "no first use" policy, adopted after the country's first nuclear tests in 1998. India's current policy prohibits it from initiating ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Judge orders first death sentences over multiple rapes in Mumbai

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 07:40pm by AFP

    ... legal case which at one stage saw many of the defendants cleared. The then 16-year-old victim was abducted from her school and raped over a span of 40 days in 1996 in cars, homes and hotel ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Justice in India hindered by overloaded legal system

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 05:34pm by Associated Press in New Delhi

    ... Associated Press in New Delhi Corruption and a shortage of judges is slowing down the legal process The government promised swift justice after the gang rape of a young university student on a moving bus in India’s capital late last year sparked nationwide outrage. But speed is relative in a legal system so overburdened that even a normal criminal trial can stretch well over a decade. ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian envoy Devyani Khobragade ‘heartened’ as US ends case over maid

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 12:20pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... government then asked Washington to withdraw a diplomat from New Delhi. The United States complied. Wednesday's ruling centres on the complexities of different levels of legal protection ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    India police launch sedition probe after students cheer Pakistan team

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 06:36pm by AFP

    ... evidence is established against the accused, there is a set legal procedure to be followed in such cases. The law will take its own course,” he said, adding that any charges would be ones ...

  6. News - Asia - INDIA

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

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

    ... hold public office once they are convicted of offences such as corruption, rape or murder. India's notoriously slow legal system has allowed many politicians accused of serious graft ...

  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    India drops anti-piracy charges against Italian marines

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 09:35pm by Reuters

    ... filed. Defence lawyers for Italy and the marines maintain that the incident happened beyond India’s jurisdiction. The delays in filing charges, not unusual in India’s notoriously slow legal ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    Contest in New Delhi as parents fight to get children into nursery schools

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 03:13am by The Guardian

    ... legal challenges have shifted the goalposts every year since, often in the middle of the admissions process, sending already tense families into fresh bouts of anxiety. The management quota, ...

  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    India’s top court halts release of Rajiv Gandhi killers

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 03:20pm by AFP

    ... Gandhi was an attack on the soul of India Manmohan Singh Announcing legal action against the move, Singh staunchly rejected any right to freedom, saying Gandhi’s 1991 assassination by a female ...

  10. News - Asia - INDIA

    Calcutta anger as double gang-rape victim set on fire and burns to death

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 05:49pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... taxi driver from India's poorest state, Bihar, said. Neither he nor the victim can be named for legal reasons. Several hundred activists on Wednesday protested in Calcutta over the crime, ...




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