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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    India tackles corruption at state hospitals

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:59am by Bloomberg

    ... by individuals. A study by the Public Health Foundation of India and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine found that non-communicable ailments such as heart disease are now more common ... to cater to growing demand. Though the industry is growing at 15 per cent a year according to consulting firm PwC, public spending on health care has stagnated at about 1 per cent of gross domestic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580393/india-tackles-corruption-state-hospitals
  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian court convicts powerful politician and former film star of corruption

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 08:34pm by AFP

    ... Public prosecutor G. Bhavani Singh said Jayalalithaa was guilty of "amassing wealth disproportionate to known sources of her income". He said she was not eligible to apply for bail due ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1602432/indian-court-convicts-powerful-politician-and-former-film-star-corruption
  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Film about Indira Gandhi's assassination is blocked

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 11:47pm by AP

    ... said. "We saw the film and decided it could not be released as it was due to fears that it would lead to disruption of public order," she said. "The film is double trouble. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1579530/film-about-indira-gandhis-assassination-blocked
  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Punish ‘rape’ fashion shoot photographer, say Delhi victim’s family

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 10:51pm by Reuters

    ... with the incident and he has done it for his own publicity and to make money," the mother said. The victim's father said he would appeal to the courts to take action against Shetye. "They ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1569457/punish-rape-fashion-shoot-photographer-say-delhi-victims-family
  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    Death every five minutes makes India's roads the world's deadliest

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 08:48pm by BLOOM

    ... minutes, according to the World Health Organisation, a figure that's projected to rise to one every three minutes by 2020. In 2012, the latest year for which data is available, 138,258 people ... fatalities in the US, with about 100 million more registered vehicles than India. In mainland China, official statistics from the Ministry of Public Security showed 62,387 people died in road ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1554907/death-every-five-minutes-makes-indias-roads-worlds-deadliest
  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    They're not from round here: Indian uranium boss dismisses deformities of villagers

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:48pm by BLOOM

    ... with disease and early deaths- and the suspicion they shared with some environmental activists that the health conditions are linked to mining waste. There’s no change in disease pattern around ... it was a necessary step for collecting information about alleged health problems. He was sceptical when told reporters had met a dozen families stricken by deformities, and in particular reviewed the medical ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1558473/theyre-not-round-here-indian-uranium-boss-dismisses-deformities-villagers
  7. Property - International - INDIA

    India paves way for reit market

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 03:50am by Bloomberg

    ... the groundwork to make real estate investment trusts tax-exempt and allow them to trade on public exchanges, a move that may help unlock as much as US$20 billion of listings. Regulations on taxation ... distributable income to investors as part of the requirements for tax-exempt status. The minimum initial offer size should be 2.5 billion rupees (HK$317.5 million) and the public float should ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1567068/india-paves-way-reit-market
  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian supporters blast failure to renew exiled writer's resident permit

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 06:14am by SHAIKH AZIZUR RAHMAN

    ... told a Calcutta newspaper. Nasrin's supporters have gone public, demanding that she be given a long-term resident permit. "Taslima [Nasrin] was hounded by bigots for years. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1565164/indian-supporters-blast-failure-renew-exiled-writers-resident-permit
  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    India pulls support for WTO 'trade facilitation' pact

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:49am by Reuters

    ... facilitation] protocol be postponed till a permanent solution on public stockholding for food security is found," Indian Ambassador Anjali Prasad told the WTO meeting. Many diplomats said ... it had sought. "It was expected that TFA would move along with the issue of public stockholding … but it seems it has not happened. That is unacceptable," Sharma said. However, WTO ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1560029/india-pulls-support-wto-trade-facilitation-pact
  10. News - Asia - INDIA

    India outsources chores as servant culture shifts

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:12pm by AFP

    ... drivers for hire by the day in a country where public transport options remained limited. Get My Peon has meanwhile tied up with several other start-ups offering to take care of household chores, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1557714/india-outsources-chores-servant-culture-shifts

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