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Top Asian News at 10:00 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 05/17/2014 - 23:03
NEW DELHI (AP) — Thousands of people welcomed India's next prime minister in the capital on Saturday after he led his party to a resounding election victory, with Narendra Modi flashing a victory sign to his cheering supporters and telling them that the win "created a new confidence among people." Results announced Friday from the weeks-long polls showed that Modi and the Hindu nationalist ...
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Top Asian News at 4:30 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 05/17/2014 - 17:32
NEW DELHI (AP) — Thousands of people welcomed India's next prime minister in the capital on Saturday after he led his party to a resounding election victory, with Narendra Modi flashing a victory sign to his cheering supporters and telling them that the win "created a new confidence among people." Results announced Friday from the weekslong polls showed that Modi and the Hindu nationalist ...
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Packaged Food in India

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Wed, 05/14/2014 - 17:36
LONDON, May 14, 2014 /Emag.co.uk/ — Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Packaged Food in India http://www.reportbuyer.com/food_drink/food_processing/packaging_food_drink/packaged_food_india.html For more information:Sarah SmithResearch Advisor at… via Emag.co.uk
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Happy Birthday Buddha: 15 Motivational Quotes from Siddhārtha Gutama

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Tue, 05/13/2014 - 13:24
As today is the anniversary of Buddha's birthday, IBTimes UK has compiled some of the best quotes by the man whose teachings formed the foundation of Buddhism. 
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Indian parties indulge in Bangladesh bashing

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/11/2014 - 12:30
Political rhetoric against Bangladesh on the issue of illegal migrants may strain relations between Dhaka and New Delhi.
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Policemen killed in India Maoist attack

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/11/2014 - 10:14
At least seven police officers dead and two others injured in landmine blast in Maharashtra state, police say.
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Indian parties indulge in Bangladesh bashing

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 05/10/2014 - 15:43
Political rhetoric against Bangladesh on the issue of illegal migrants may strain relations between Dhaka and New Delhi.
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Complexity and conflict in Assam's 'Bodoland'

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 05/10/2014 - 12:07
Authorities in India need to act against armed groups and ensure share of power between ethnic and religious groups.
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Indian political parties gloss over environment

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 06:55
NEW DELHI (AP) — As India faces certain water scarcity and ecological decline, the country's main political parties campaigning for elections have all but ignored environmental issues seen as crucial to India's vast rural majority, policy analysts say.
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6 more bodies found after Indian ethnic violence

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Wed, 05/07/2014 - 13:02
GAUHATI, India (AP) — Six bodies have been recovered from a river after the worst ethnic violence in India's remote northeast in two years, raising the death toll to 39, police said Wedesday. Ten people are still missing.
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5 bodies found near site of Indian ethnic violence

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Wed, 05/07/2014 - 11:15
GAUHATI, India (AP) — Officials say five bodies have been recovered from a river near an area where more than 30 Muslims were killed last week in the worst ethnic violence in India's remote northeast in two years.
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India microlender trumps billionaires in race to change banking

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Wed, 05/07/2014 - 04:35
Kashmiri women clear grass from a rice field in the outskirts of Srinagar on May 16, 2013
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Police kill 3 suspected rebels in northeast India

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/04/2014 - 13:49
GAUHATI, India (AP) — Police said Sunday they killed three suspected rebels and arrested eight forest guards for alleged involvement in the killings of 31 Muslims in the worst ethnic violence in India's remote northeast in two years.
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Police kill 2 suspects, arrest 8 in India violence

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/04/2014 - 12:35
GAUHATI, India (AP) — Police said Sunday they killed two suspected rebels and arrested eight forest guards for alleged involvement in the killings of 29 Muslims in the worst ethnic violence in India's remote northeast in two years.
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Police kill 2 suspected rebels in northeast India

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/04/2014 - 11:19
GAUHATI, India (AP) — Police say they have killed two people suspected of belonging to the rebel group accused of killing 29 Muslims in the worst ethnic violence in India's remote northeast in two years.
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India: Row over 'mainstreaming' tribes

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/04/2014 - 10:26
India election candidates in the Andaman Islands kick up row by promising to 'modernise' primitive tribes.
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Soldiers patrol northeast India after 33 Muslims killed

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/04/2014 - 09:59
Indian soldiers in armoured trucks patrolled streets in northeast Assam on Sunday after 33 Muslims were killed in carnage that police blamed on tribal separatists, as tensions remained high.
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India sends troops to northeast after attack

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/04/2014 - 04:15
Soldiers deploy to state of Assam after 31 Muslims are shot dead, in worst religious violence incident in two years.
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India sends troops to northeast after attack

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sun, 05/04/2014 - 04:09
Soldiers deploy to state of Assam after 31 Muslims are shot dead, in worst religious violence incident in two years.
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India arrests 22 after attackers kill 29 Muslims

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 05/03/2014 - 12:13
GAUHATI, India (AP) — Police in India said Saturday they have arrested 22 people for helping separatist rebels accused of killing 29 Muslims in the worst outbreak of ethnic violence in the remote northeastern region in two years.
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