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BBC News
India court bans liquor shops on highwaysshops located along the highways are "a great temptation and a distraction for
BBC News / Posted 6 hours ago
shops located along the highways are "a great temptation and a distraction for road users". Alcohol is banned in four Indian states (Gujarat, Bihar, Manipur and Nagaland) and the union territory of Lakshadweep. There's a partial ban on sale of... Read more
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DW
Biodiversity and 'living carbon' are critical for our future |From the Indian states of Assam, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, where floods displace
DW / Posted 8 hours ago
From the Indian states of Assam, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, where floods displaced 41 million people and killed nearly 500, to the destructive flooding of Houston and Mumbai or the California wildfires and the cyclones that have destroyed Puerto Rico,... Read more
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Gulf News
Threats and torn maps test India’s digitisation of century-old land titlesgetting digital records to mirror reality is a challenge,” he told the Thomson
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
getting digital records to mirror reality is a challenge,” he told the Thomson Reuters Foundation.Land records in most Indian states date back to the colonial era. Most holdings have uncertain ownership, fraud is rampant and disputes over... Read more
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Business Standard India
India's malnutrition disease burden 12 times higher per person than Chinainfections, and other common infections. The report said Kerala had the lowest
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
infections, and other common infections. The report said Kerala had the lowest burden of malnutrition among the Indian states, but even that was 2.7 times higher per person than in China. It said the contribution of most of the major... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
The world’s most polluted city, a title none wants to winto cleaner burning natural gas. But the political system in India does not all
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
to cleaner burning natural gas. But the political system in India does not allow this tight control of pollution sources. Indian states are politically independent and resist control from the central government, making the regional nature of air... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
India's population has gained a decade of life expectancy since 1990', says study(eg, Kerala and Goa), compared to those in the earlier stages (eg, Assam, Uttar
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
(eg, Kerala and Goa), compared to those in the earlier stages (eg, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and several other poorer north Indian states). Child health remains a particular concern, with high levels of neonatal and under-5 disease relative to... Read more
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asianage
India's population has gained a decade of life expectancy since 1990', says study(eg, Kerala and Goa), compared to those in the earlier stages (eg, Assam, Uttar
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
(eg, Kerala and Goa), compared to those in the earlier stages (eg, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and several other poorer north Indian states). Child health remains a particular concern, with high levels of neonatal and under-5 disease relative to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Yogi Adityanath, Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati to campaign in Gujaratcandidates in Gujarat. The SP will focus on the area that has a strong presence
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
candidates in Gujarat. The SP will focus on the area that has a strong presence of migrants from UP and other North Indian states. The Samajwadi Party has decided to field candidates for half-a-dozen assembly seats in Gujarat and Akhilesh... Read more
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The Hindu
Loan waiver is not the solutionfor faster increase in crop productivity and rural poverty reduction. Additiona
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
for faster increase in crop productivity and rural poverty reduction. Additional capital requirements estimated for 20 Indian States are ₹2.55 lakh crore (₹1.9 lakh crore on irrigation and rural infrastructure by State governments and ₹0.645... Read more
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dna
Army will train Bangladeshi forces forces to combat terrorIndia. There have been warnings that JMB cadres active along the India-Banglade
dna / Posted 4 days ago
India. There have been warnings that JMB cadres active along the India-Bangladesh border could set up bases in eastern Indian states. JMB is a banned terror outfit in India that has cadres active here. It was responsible for the bomb blasts in... Read more
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DW
Hospitals fill up as hazardous smog engulfs northern India, Pakistan |a thick blanket of poisonous air particles enveloped the region, mainly due to
DW / Posted 4 days ago
a thick blanket of poisonous air particles enveloped the region, mainly due to burning of crop stubble by farmers in the Indian states of Punjab and Haryana. 'Hazardous situation' India's capital New Delhi, which borders Haryana, was worst hit,... Read more
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Gulf News
India rejects UN official’s criticism of sanitation driverejected his mostly baseless assertions”.Despite laws to end the practice of ma
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
rejected his mostly baseless assertions”.Despite laws to end the practice of manual scavenging, it is prevalent in many Indian states. The occupation has long been thrust upon the Dalit community.At least 90 per cent of the country’s estimated... Read more
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The Hindu
Record turnout: on the Himachal electionsHimachal Pradesh, in any case, has always had robust voter participation, with
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Himachal Pradesh, in any case, has always had robust voter participation, with much higher turnouts relative to other north Indian States. It is ranked second in the Human Development Index in the country, and a high HDI has correlated well with... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Breathing in Delhi air equivalent to smoking 44 cigarettes a dayto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states.” Politicians and offic
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states.” Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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express
Baby elephant set on FIRE by sick mob 'escaped back into the jungle'to 50 elephants also die in the undeclared war. Having given a graphic portray
express / Posted 7 days ago
to 50 elephants also die in the undeclared war. Having given a graphic portrayal of what is happening in so many Indian states, Hazra has told how the baby elephant did not become another statistic.Related articles Prince William: We... Read more
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Gulf News
Indian journalist’s poetry book to be released at Sharjah International Book Fairmainly portrays his 10 years of journalistic experiences in Delhi as well as hi
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
mainly portrays his 10 years of journalistic experiences in Delhi as well as his extensive journeys through the length and breadth of northern Indian states. Some of the poems in the book are based on Meladi’s two decades of experiences in th... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
19 photos show just how bad the air pollution is right now in New Delhithat the megacity of 20 million people had become a “gas chamber,” blaming the
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
that the megacity of 20 million people had become a “gas chamber,” blaming the air pollution on crop burning in neighboring Indian states. New Delhi’s toxic smog even beats Beijing’s globally infamous pollution, with the deadly level of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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News 8000
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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DW
India's rape survivors continue to be degraded by two-finger tests |have hoped." Reporting rape a nightmare HRW carried out field research in New
DW / Posted 8 days ago
have hoped." Reporting rape a nightmare HRW carried out field research in New Delhi and Mumbai as well as across four Indian states — Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan — where most number of rapes are reported. The... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Delhi pollution crisis prompts city-wide emergency measuresto find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and offic
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
to find a solution to crop burning in adjoining states." Politicians and officials blame farmers in neighboring northern Indian states who clear their fields by burning their crops. The landlocked capital sits in a natural bowl and is surrounded... Read more
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NZCity
Burning elephant image wins Sanctuary Asia's top photography prizesaid the humiliation of elephants was a regular occurrence in the Bankura distr
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
said the humiliation of elephants was a regular occurrence in the Bankura district of West Bengal, just like other Indian states with large Asian elephant populations. The country is home to 70 per cent of the world's species. Wandering... Read more
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Aljazeera
What's PM 2.5 and why is New Delhi, Lahore smog so bad?a solution to crop burning in adjoining states," he said, referring to smoke ca
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
a solution to crop burning in adjoining states," he said, referring to smoke caused by the burning of crops in the northern Indian states near Delhi. An estimated 35 million tonnes are set afire in Punjab and Haryana every year, which contributes... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Burning elephant image wins top photography prizesaid the humiliation of elephants was a regular occurrence in the Bankura distr
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
said the humiliation of elephants was a regular occurrence in the Bankura district of West Bengal, just like other Indian states with large Asian elephant populations. The country is home to 70 per cent of the world's species. Wandering... Read more
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Aljazeera
Health emergency declared, pollution soars in New Delhia solution to crop burning in adjoining states," he said referring to smoke cau
Aljazeera / Posted 10 days ago
a solution to crop burning in adjoining states," he said referring to smoke caused by the burning of crops in the northern Indian states near Delhi. Children and elderly are more at risk, warned Dr Aggarwal barely a week after a report by science... Read more
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Business Standard India
Emboldened by Modi's ascent, cow vigilantes deny Muslims their livelihoodMuslims, the reporting shows. Separately, Reuters surveyed 110 cow shelters or
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
Muslims, the reporting shows. Separately, Reuters surveyed 110 cow shelters or farms, known as “gaushalas,” across six Indian states that were led by BJP chief ministers from before or just after Modi’s 2014 election win. The survey found an... Read more
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The Hindu
Plotting social progressindex but that does not isolate the impact of economic growth. A common measure
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
index but that does not isolate the impact of economic growth. A common measure to quantify the social progress of Indian States that can pinpoint the achievements and the challenges is still missing.Some insights A Social Progress Index... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
A museum which offers kids the space to dreamsizes, shapes, costumes and expressions. One inch to six feet tall dolls, deck
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
sizes, shapes, costumes and expressions. One inch to six feet tall dolls, decked up in traditional attires of various Indian states, give the children a glimpse of the country's rare cultural diversity. Besides dolls, the museum houses an... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan blames India for cross-border pollutionthermal power plants in the border states of Punjab and Rajasthan. A report in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
thermal power plants in the border states of Punjab and Rajasthan. A report in Pakistani English daily, Dawn, blames the Indian states for the “alarming situation in south and central (Pakistan) Punjab” as the region warms up to winter. “It is... Read more
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New Kerala
Have to make clubfoot history by 2022: President Kovind - newkerala news #284928us to work towards eliminating other disabilities and other diseases and take o
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
us to work towards eliminating other disabilities and other diseases and take on the challenge of clubfoot," he said on the same. 500 doctors from 29 Indian states and health specialists from approximately 20 countries attended the c... Read more
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New Kerala
Serving royalty on a platter - newkerala news #284833food made according to their family's culinary traditions. The cuisines on offe
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
food made according to their family's culinary traditions. The cuisines on offer was an amalgamation of dishes from 12 Indian states and the menus have been limited strictly to "what the maharajas ate in the palaces", authentic historically and... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Transport costs being halved to make businesses competitive: DIPP Secretaryand creating ease of doing business in the country. India was working in partn
Central Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
and creating ease of doing business in the country. India was working in partnership with the World Bank to rank Indian states on the parameters of ease of doing business. He added that this initiative has made states engage in healthy... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Don’t let diabetes winprevalence? Diabetes is commonly seen among the youth of India, mostly those fr
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
prevalence? Diabetes is commonly seen among the youth of India, mostly those from the corporate world. Southern and East Indian states, including states such as Assam, are seeing higher incidences of diabetes now. At present, in cities, nearly 10... Read more
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New Now Next
Goa Hosts Its First Pride Parade Everraise awareness of LGBT issues in the state. The planning committee took inspi
New Now Next / Posted 20 days ago
raise awareness of LGBT issues in the state. The planning committee took inspiration from previous LGBT events in other Indian states when organizing Goa’s celebration, which also includes parties and an LGBT film festival. “We hope this walk... Read more
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Central Chronicle
‘Technocity project is one of iconic IT facilities in India’very adaptive and can easily embrace and use new technology,” he said. “The Ke
Central Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
very adaptive and can easily embrace and use new technology,” he said. “The Kerala IT sector has been growing. Among all Indian states, it is currently ranked eighth in terms of exports by IT and IT-enabled services companies. The IT sector... Read more
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New Kerala
USISPF announces Richard Verma as new board member - newkerala news #283669and more than 40 government-to-government dialogues. In addition, he was the fi
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
and more than 40 government-to-government dialogues. In addition, he was the first U.S. Ambassador to India to visit all Indian states during his time in the role. Verma's confirmation hearing in December 2014 garnered bi-partisan enthusiasm,... Read more
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asianage
Business stresses in PM Modi's backyard in Gujarat spur India's bank rescueelections in December. The warnings from Gujarat crystallised the political re
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
elections in December. The warnings from Gujarat crystallised the political reality facing Modi - in the months ahead 12 Indian states go to the polls, and the outcomes will set the stage for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) bid for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Business stresses in Modi's backyard spur India's great bank rescuebillion in sour loans. The warnings from Gujarat crystallised the political re
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
billion in sour loans. The warnings from Gujarat crystallised the political reality facing Modi - in the months ahead 12 Indian states go to the polls, and the outcomes will set the stage for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) bid for... Read more
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dna
No shortcuts to solving India’s growing jobs crisishelp is the fact that most Indian apparel firms are very small. As per the Ease
dna / Posted 22 days ago
help is the fact that most Indian apparel firms are very small. As per the Ease of Doing Business — An Enterprise Survey of Indian States, close to 85 per cent of firms employ less than eight workers. As the Survey points out: “At one extreme,... Read more
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New Kerala
Aye Finance eyes USD 25-40 mn funding to fuel expansion spree - newkerala news #283150a loan book of Rs. 400 crores for FY 2017-18, it has more than doubled its foot
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
a loan book of Rs. 400 crores for FY 2017-18, it has more than doubled its footprint from 33 branches to 72 branches in 10 Indian States. The company aims to utilise the additional funds it raises to service the clusters better by making a last... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Christians are persecuted around the worldpeople were sentenced to 10 years in prison for spreading the Gospel. Anti-con
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 24 days ago
people were sentenced to 10 years in prison for spreading the Gospel. Anti-conversion laws are fully enforceable in the Indian states of Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Odhisa, while Hindu extremists regularly attack... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Cancer patient, whose last wish was to meet Shah Rukh Khan, dies. SRK offers condolenceshim when they met. Earlier this year, Aruna took to Twitter to write a thread
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 24 days ago
him when they met. Earlier this year, Aruna took to Twitter to write a thread on why she likes people from the different Indian states. She wrote she loved Punjabis for their large heartedness, Bengalis because of their lovely eyes and long hair,... Read more
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Gulf News
Mystery ‘braid-chopping’ cases add panic to trauma in Kashmirinspector general of police, Munir Ahmad Khan, told AFP.Similar braid-cutting a
Gulf News / Posted 26 days ago
inspector general of police, Munir Ahmad Khan, told AFP.Similar braid-cutting assaults were reported in the northern Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and around New Delhi in July. Authorities there treated the incidents as crimes but... Read more
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