Posts Tagged ‘Narendra Modi’

Crash sends Indian bus tumbling into well, killing 26

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MUMBAI – Twenty-six people including a seven-year-old girl were killed after the bus they were travelling in crashed with an ...

Amazon tycoon Bezos flies into internet trading storm in India

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NEW DELHI – Angry Indian street traders vowed Wednesday to stage protests against the world’s richest man Jeff Bezos as ...

Internet restrictions ahead of fresh India protests

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Mobile internet was cut on Friday in parts of India’s most populous state and thousands of riot police were deployed as ...

Hundreds arrested ahead of verdict on Indian holy site

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NEW DELHI – Indian police have arrested more than 500 people ahead of a Supreme Court ruling on a hotly disputed religious ...
India smog

Millions in Indian capital endure ‘eye-burning’ smog

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NEW DELHI – Millions of people in India’s capital started the week Monday choking through “eye-burning” ...

US$2b gas pipeline payment ‘very small’ for China, says PM

Daim will once again lead negotiations with China after a successful renegotiation on the ECRL in April
pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL THE government’s push ...
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No Cabinet reshuffle during my time, says Dr Mahathir

TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday said there will be no Cabinet reshuffle during his tenure as prime minister. “No, not ...

India is shooting itself in the foot in Kashmir

AS EACH week goes by, India’s crackdown on Kashmir deepens. Not content with cutting phone lines and ...

India central bank unveils $24-billion windfall for government

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NEW DELHI – India’s central bank has announced a $24-billion windfall for the cash-strapped government, giving a ...

Kashmir families demand answers for ‘unaccounted for’ deaths

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SRINAGAR – Rafiq Shagu’s wife died shortly after Friday prayers in India’s Muslim-majority Kashmir when tear gas ...

India’s Modi hails ‘path-breaking’ Kashmir move

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INDIA – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (picture) hailed on Thursday his “path-breaking” move to strip Kashmir ...

UK and India nationalists will regret Brexit and Article 370

UK and India nationalists will regret Brexit and Article 370
by PANKAJ MISHRA/ pic by BLOOMBERG LONG on a roll, right-wing nationalists finally seem to ...