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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    India outsources chores as servant culture shifts

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

    ... society, with those who can afford it employing maids, cooks, drivers and nannies, as well as "peons" or servants at work- still an acceptable term in India for office boys and runners. ...

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

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

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

    ... a supermarket in Bangalore with his wife on June 15, when a car rammed into them, killing Suryanarayana on the spot. His wife, Neha, spent eight hours in intensive care. The driver of the vehicle ... Mohan of the Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme at the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi. A bill to establish a board that would recommend standards for highway ...

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

    Indian nurses freed by jihadis in Iraq get joyous welcome home in Kerala

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:40am by AFP

    ... while working in a state-run hospital in Tikrit when jihadis launched their lightning offensive last month. It was not clear if the nurses had been abducted and held captive or if they had been ... for India from the city of Arbil, the Kurdish regional capital, where they had been shifted the previous day. "I thank God for keeping my daughter safe in her hours of peril. She had gone ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1547621/indian-nurses-freed-jihadis-iraq-get-joyous-welcome-home-kerala
  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    More survivors found in India building collapse rubble as death toll rises to 26

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 01:45pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... and find more survivors in the ruins of what was a partially-built 11-storey complex. The collapse in Tamil Nadu on Saturday came only hours after a dilapidated apartment block crumbled ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1544208/more-survivors-found-india-building-collapse-rubble-death-toll-rises-26
  5. News - Asia - INDIA

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

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

    ... opium. Orwell's father, Richard Blair, worked in the remote town near the Indian-Nepalese border for the opium department, supervising poppy growers and collecting opium for export to China. ... 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

    Indian construction firm bosses held after fatal housing project collapse

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 06:55pm by AP

    ... in that area were built without permission and using substandard materials. The Press Trust of India said the New Delhi collapse was triggered by construction work on an adjacent plot. Building ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1543060/least-9-killed-dozens-trapped-after-building-collapse-south-india
  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    Nationalist plan to promote Hindi sparks language backlash in India

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 01:16am by AFP

    ... is not criminal to work in Hindi", which he described as the "national language". "We will work in Hindi but we are not imposing Hindi on non-Hindi states," Hussain told reporters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1537328/nationalist-plan-promote-hindi-sparks-language-backlash-india
  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    Power cuts amid heatwave sparks riots in Indian state of Uttar Pradesh

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:33am by AP

    ... about the population of Brazil- and many receive only a few hours a day under normal conditions, while 63 per cent of homes have no electricity access at all. But recent temperatures that soared ... and air conditioners. Thousands of people stormed an electricity substation on Friday near the state capital, Lucknow, ransacking offices and taking several workers hostage for 18 hours until ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1527700/power-cuts-amid-heatwave-sparks-riots-indian-state-uttar-pradesh
  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    Mumbai’s new metro begins services despite ticket price fight

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

    ... as 40 rupees, according to its website. But the regional government wants it to charge between 9 rupees and 13 rupees in accordance with a contract it signed, Business Standard reported, citing ...

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

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

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

    ... of tributes from allies and political opponents. “Condolences to Munde’s family. We stand by them in this hour of grief.” Modi had entrusted to Munde the crucial task of spearheading his government’s ... killed on Indian roads in 2010, or a rate of almost 19 deaths per 100,000 people. As many as 15 people died in road accidents every hour in India in 2012 with 53 more injured, the National Crime ...

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

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