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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    Civil service test stirs up India's language anxieties

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 05:08am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... The Washington Post in New Delhi Civil service test stirs up India's language anxiety Lokpati Tripathi, a thin, 23-year-old Hindi literature graduate, has dreamed of joining India's civil service for the past eight years. He has studied non-stop for the intensely competitive entrance tests for the past 18 months. But now, Tripathi and thousands like him who studied ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Fetus’ skeleton removed from woman 36 years after miscarriage

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 10:41pm by AFP

    ... be cancer- but further tests and scans revealed a calcified mass. "Once we saw the scans, our first reaction was 'what are we dealing with'? It was actually a matured skeleton ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    India reports successful anti-ballistic missile test to beef up defences

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 05:02am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Bhubaneswar New Delhi beefs up anti-ballistic missile shield India yesterday successfully test-fired an anti-ballistic missile capable of intercepting targets outside ... India is trying to develop a two-tier missile defence system that aims to provide a multi-layered shield against ballistic missile attack. "This [test] is part of the ballistic missile ...

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    Outrage grows in India over two rape cases in Uttar Pradesh

    Posted May 30th 2014, 10:47pm by AP

    ... on the two girls in the village of Budaun earlier this week. The two cousins, aged 14 and 15, were found hanging from a mango tree on Wednesday, with subsequent tests showing that they had been ...

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    Ban on cosmetics testing boosts animal welfare in India

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... Amrit Dhillon in New Delhi Legislation reflects change in Indian attitudes yet thousands of starving cows still roam streets Ban on cosmetics testing a boost for animal rights In India, ... for food and countless stray dogs. But the animal rights movement is celebrating what it hopes is a shift in Indian attitudes, most recently exemplified in a ban on the testing of cosmetics ...

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    Indian boxing star Vijender Singh tests negative after heroin charge

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 09:05pm by AFP

    ... investigations against him. The 27-year-old gave blood and urine samples to the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) earlier this month, with the test results on him and four other boxers returning negative. “A full menu test was conducted which included testing for psychotropic substances. Tests were only carried out on blood and urine samples,” the sports ministry said in a statement. “The ...

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    Indian Olympic boxer Vijender Singh takes dope test after heroin charge

    Posted Apr 04th 2013, 06:50pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Indian Olympic bronze-medallist boxer Vijender Singh has undergone dope tests as ordered by the government after police accused him of consuming heroin, ... The boxer had earlier refused to be tested by Punjab Police, who while investigating his links to an alleged dealer in a US$24 million drug haul last month said Vijender had taken heroin 12 times. ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    Millions vote in test for India’s Hindu hardliner

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 04:55pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Ahmedabad Millions voted on Thursday in India’s Gujarat state where Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi is seeking a big win to spur his prime ministerial ambitions, 10 years after religious riots on his watch. Crowds ignored the Decem ...

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    Presidential frontrunner Narendra Modi puts China, Pakistan on notice

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:31am by Reuters

    ... Party (BJP), but he has praised former BJP prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee- who ordered a series of nuclear tests in 1998- for adopting a strategy based on both shakti and shanti, Sanskrit ...




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