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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

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

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

    ... Bloomberg in Mumbai One person killed every five minutes on world's deadliest transport network, a toll projected to rise to one every three minutes by 2020 India experiencing ... The deaths illustrate the downside of the country's motorisation: its roads are the world's deadliest, with 15 per cent of global traffic fatalities and only 1 per cent of the motor ...

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

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

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

    ... by a reporter in June from a stream leading out of the tailing pond area contained uranium levels 33 per cent higher than World Health Organisation drinking water guidelines. While local people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1558473/theyre-not-round-here-indian-uranium-boss-dismisses-deformities-villagers
  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    India’s biggest power producer warns coal stocks running low

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:54pm by Reuters in New Delhi

    ... on stock levels on Thursday. State behemoth Coal India, the world’s largest coal miner, has failed to raise its output fast enough, forcing India to import millions of tonnes for its thermal power ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1555605/indias-biggest-power-producer-warns-coal-stocks-running-low
  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Narendra Modi boosts Indian defence spending by 12pc in first budget

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 11:17pm by AFP

    ... targets in the budget, which analysts and business leaders generally welcomed as realistic. India has been the world's top arms buyer for the last three years, trying to replace an ageing ... called for a militarily strong India to counter potential threats from both China and Pakistan and said it would speed up the pace of arms purchases for the military, the world ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1551374/narendra-modi-boosts-indian-defence-spending-12pc-first-budget
  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    George Orwell's colonial Indian bungalow being restored to house a museum

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 10:45pm by GDN

    ... "I am delighted my father's old house is now under restoration and will be turned into a museum, a museum which will be the only one in the world," he said. "For many decades ... has the world's largest collection of material on the writer's life and work, including manuscripts, letters, diaries, books, photographs and audio recordings. Blair is a member ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1544465/george-orwells-colonial-indian-bungalow-being-restored-house-museum
  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    India marks 70th anniversary of little-known but crucial battle of Imphal

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:51am by AFP

    ... and dignitaries commemorated the 70th anniversary of one of the fiercest but largely unknown battles of the second world war, which pitted British-led forces against Japanese troops in northeastern India. ... commissioner for eastern India. "When you stand at a grave of hundreds of men who sacrificed their lives, it helps you relate better to an epic battle that changed world history." In 1942, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1542571/india-marks-70th-anniversary-little-known-crucial-battle-imphal
  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    Mumbai’s new metro begins services despite ticket price fight

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 11:05pm by BLOOM

    ... in the world. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh vowed a decade ago to make Mumbai another Shanghai, yet creaky infrastructure, real estate that is among the most expensive in the world and urban ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1528892/mumbais-new-metro-begins-services-despite-ticket-price-fight
  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian PM Modi suffers loss as top minister killed in road collision

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 03:31pm by Reuters

    ... Minister Narendra Modi of a key ally just eight days after coming to office with a mandate to revitalise a stalled economy. India’s roads are among the most dangerous in the world, and the capital, ... is the world’s capital of road deaths, thanks to a lethal brew of poor road planning, weak law enforcement, a surge in trucks and cars, and a flood of untrained drivers. More than 230,000 people were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1524531/indian-pm-modi-suffers-loss-top-minister-killed-road-collision
  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    Hopes for Pakistan reconciliation as Modi sworn in as new Indian prime minister

    Posted May 26th 2014, 11:35pm by AGENCIES

    ... up decision-making and slash bureaucracy. Minutes after Modi was sworn in, he posted a message on his official website saying that along with the people of India and the world his government ... that actively engages with the global community to strengthen the cause of world peace and development," the statement said. Many supporters see him as India's answer to the neo-liberal former ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1519806/hopes-pakistan-reconciliation-modi-sworn-new-indian-prime-minister
  10. News - Asia - INDIA

    Narendra Modi’s slimline 23-man cabinet ‘to speed up decision-making’

    Posted May 27th 2014, 10:25pm by BLOOM

    ... on his website. "Let us dream of a strong, developed and inclusive India that actively engages with the global community to strengthen the cause of world peace and development." ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1520158/narendra-modis-slimline-23-man-cabinet-speed-decision-making

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