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class="feed-item-source">Regional - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 20:02
BEIJING (AP) — Fledgling entrepreneurs in Liaoning province in China's northeast received a Lunar New Year gift in January when the government scrapped fees of up to $1,600 for registering a new business. The move was part of a stream of small changes in recent weeks aimed at carrying out the ruling Communist Party's pledge in November to make the world's second-largest economy more open and ...
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class="feed-item-source">Regional - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:32
BEIJING (AP) — Fledgling entrepreneurs in Liaoning province in China's northeast received a Lunar New Year gift in January when the government scrapped fees of up to $1,600 for registering a new business. The move was part of a stream of small changes in recent weeks aimed at carrying out the ruling Communist Party's pledge in November to make the world's second-largest economy more open and ...
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class="feed-item-source">Regional - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 16:02
BEIJING (AP) — Fledgling entrepreneurs in Liaoning province in China's northeast received a Lunar New Year gift in January when the government scrapped fees of up to $1,600 for registering a new business. The move was part of a stream of small changes in recent weeks aimed at carrying out the ruling Communist Party's pledge in November to make the world's second-largest economy more open and ...
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class="feed-item-source">Regional - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 12:32
BEIJING (AP) — Fledgling entrepreneurs in Liaoning province in China's northeast received a Lunar New Year gift in January when the government scrapped fees of up to $1,600 for registering a new business. The move was part of a stream of small changes in recent weeks aimed at carrying out the ruling Communist Party's pledge in November to make the world's second-largest economy more open and ...
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Top Asian News at 12:00 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 12:03
BEIJING (AP) — Fledgling entrepreneurs in Liaoning province in China's northeast received a Lunar New Year gift in January when the government scrapped fees of up to $1,600 for registering a new business. The move was part of a stream of small changes in recent weeks aimed at carrying out the ruling Communist Party's pledge in November to make the world's second-largest economy more open and ...
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class="feed-item-source">Regional - Tue, 03/04/2014 - 09:02
BEIJING (AP) — Fledgling entrepreneurs in Liaoning province in China's northeast received a Lunar New Year gift in January when the government scrapped fees of up to $1,600 for registering a new business. The move was part of a stream of small changes in recent weeks aimed at carrying out the ruling Communist Party's pledge in November to make the world's second-largest economy more open and ...
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Leopard On The Loose: Six Hurt In India

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 18:39
A leopard which has injured six people and triggered a city-wide panic has managed to avoid capture despite being shot with a tranquiliser dart. Schools and colleges were closed in Meerut, 37 miles northeast of the Indian capital New Delhi, after the animal was found prowling the city's streets, where it strayed into a hospital, cinema, and an apartment block. A senior city official said: "We ...
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Leopard on loose in Indian city triggers panic

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 15:32
A leopard sparked panic in a north Indian city when it strayed inside a hospital, a cinema and an apartment block while evading captors, an official said Monday.
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Leopard on the loose in Indian city of Meerut sparks terror

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 15:28
Authorities closed schools and colleges in Meerut, 37 miles northeast of the Indian capital, after the leopard was discovered prowling the city's streets on Sunday.
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Leopard sparks panic in north India

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 09:24
Leopard strayed into a hospital, a cinema and an apartment block before evading captors.
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India's Modi targets China in election speech

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/22/2014 - 12:05
India's opposition leader Narendra Modi, favourite to win this year's polls, on Saturday warned neighbour China to shed its "expansionist mindset" as he toured a disputed region in the remote northeast.
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The Lost Boys

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 07:45
We explore the plight of thousands of children working in the dangerous coal mines of India’s Meghalaya state.
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Telangana: Trigger for smaller Indian states?

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Fri, 02/21/2014 - 04:55
Creation of new state carved out of Andhra Pradesh is likely to spur movements for more states in the country.
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India's northeast speaks out against racism

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 10:05
Al Jazeera speaks to people from seven states who say they are discriminated against in the rest of the country.
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Student's death and India's racism debate

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Wed, 02/19/2014 - 09:38
Nido Taniam's killing illustrates the prejudices that people from the northeast face in their bid to integrate.
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Manipur: A part of India where Korea rules

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 10:45
People of Manipur in northeast India remain hooked to Korean films, stars and styles amid fears of growing alienation.
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A part of India where Korea rules

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 08:04
People of Manipur in northeast India remain hooked to Korean films, stars and styles amid fears of growing alienation.
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India's north-easterners complain of racism

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 15:00
Minorities from India's northeast say they are often racially discriminated against.
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Delhi residents protest after alleged rape of Manipur 14-year-old

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/08/2014 - 17:07
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - An angry crowd gathered outside a Delhi police station on Saturday to protest poor policing and racist treatment of people from India's northeast after a 14-year-old girl from that part of India filed charges of rape in the capital.        
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Ceasefire violations on Kashmir border down: India's defense minister

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 02/06/2014 - 07:01
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Ceasefire violations on India's de-facto border with Pakistan have come down over the past two to three months, India's defense minister A.K. Antony told reporters at a defense exhibition on Thursday.
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