India clamping down on critics, activist groups

...politician - a man who would go on to become India's prime minister - of encouraging riots...aid groups perceived to be undermining India's interests.Since Modi took office...the orders of foreign powers to undermine India's economic growth. The report said India...
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India arrests 8 for killing Muslim over beef rumor

BISARA, India - Indian police arrested eight people and...was eating beef - a taboo for many among India's majority Hindu population.The mob...hard-line Hindus have been demanding that India ban beef sales - a key industry for many...
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India Busby receives barista certification

Coppa barista India Mae Busby was certified as Level 1 Barista by the Specialty Coffee Association...first Coppa barista to receive this certification. "We're proud of India for achieving this milestone," said Marc Wheeler, co-owner of Coppa...
UAS to show film on child labor in India

...documentary "History Expedition: Child Labor in India" will be shown at the University of Alaska...children and child labor in Karnataka, India. Director John Devaraj will introduce...Devaraj runs the Born Free Art School in India, a school exclusively for street, working...
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With Hindu party leading India, beef grows political

...miles from New Delhi. Som, a member of India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, called...he had served beef at a party. In south India, six members of a leftist student political...hard-line Hindus have been demanding that India ban the sale of beef - a key industry within...
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About 1,100 people dead as temperatures soar in India

HYDERABAD, India - Soaring summer temperatures in India have left over 1,100 people dead over the past month...swept across New Delhi and most parts of north and central India. In the cities, large crowds of office workers gather around...
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Searching for a murderer, motive

...Tonsmeire worked in the IT field for Lotus Technology Solutions, a software development and technology consulting company headquartered in India.? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263 or at
Around town for Sunday, Nov. 15 are available, suitable for ages 6 and older. Details: Expedition: Child LAbor in India" film showing, 6:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau Campus, Egan Lecture Hall. Filmmaker John Devaraj...
41 writers return Indian award, cite climate of intolerance

NEW DELHI - Many in India's literary community are disgusted...returned the awards they received from India's prestigious literary academy to protest...government.The writers are also angry that India's Sahitya Akademi, or National Academy...
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Princeton economist wins Nobel

...range of problems: The scope of poverty in India. How poor countries treat young girls...Rodrik said.Deaton discovered that India had far more poor people in rural areas...He noted, for example, that China and India have lifted tens of millions of people...
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