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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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Top Asian News at 3:00 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 15:02
BANGKOK (AP) — Gunfire rang out across a busy intersection in Thailand's capital for more than an hour Saturday as protesters and government supporters clashed on the eve of tense nationwide elections. At least seven people were wounded, including an American photojournalist. People caught up in the mayhem crouched behind cars and ducked on a pedestrian bridge while others fled inside a nearby ...
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Outcry in India after 'hate crime' incident

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 13:09
Hundreds protest in New Delhi after student who was beaten because of his ethnic appearance dies from his injuries.
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Top Asian News at 11:30 a.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 11:32
BANGKOK (AP) — Gunshots have rung out in the north of the Thai capital as pro-government supporters and anti-government demonstrators clashed sporadically with pistols, rocks and firecrackers on the eve of elections. People caught up in the mayhem Saturday took refuge in a nearby mall and a pedestrian bridge, and some crouched behind cars.
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Outcry in Delhi over student death

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 11:23
The beating and subsequent death in New Delhi of a university student from India's remote northeast has sparked a furious outcry against racism and criticism of police in the Indian capital.
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Top Asian News at 10:00 a.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 10:02
BANGKOK (AP) — On the streets of Thailand's tense capital, campaign posters bearing images of the country's prime minister have been ripped apart and punched through, defaced with a blunt message for the beleaguered government of Yingluck Shinawatra: "Get Out." The vandals are not, however, challenging her party in nationwide elections Sunday. They are part of a protest movement fighting to ...
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Outcry in Delhi over student's death after beating

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 09:38
NEW DELHI (AP) — The beating and subsequent death in New Delhi of a university student from India's remote northeast has sparked a furious outcry against racism and criticism of police in the Indian capital.
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Top Asian News at 9:30 a.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 09:32
BANGKOK (AP) — On the streets of Thailand's tense capital, campaign posters bearing images of the country's prime minister have been ripped apart and punched through, defaced with a blunt message for the beleaguered government of Yingluck Shinawatra: "Get Out." The vandals are not, however, challenging her party in nationwide elections Sunday. They are part of a protest movement fighting to ...
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Top Asian News at 9:00 a.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 09:02
BANGKOK (AP) — On the streets of Thailand's tense capital, campaign posters bearing images of the country's prime minister have been ripped apart and punched through, defaced with a blunt message for the beleaguered government of Yingluck Shinawatra: "Get Out." The vandals are not, however, challenging her party in nationwide elections Sunday. They are part of a protest movement fighting to ...
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Delhi probing student's beating death

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Sat, 02/01/2014 - 08:08
NEW DELHI (AP) — Authorities in the Indian capital are investigating the beating and subsequent death of a 20-year-old university student from the country's remote northeast as a possible hate crime.
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Top Asian News at 7:00 a.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Fri, 01/31/2014 - 07:03
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 12:00 a.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Fri, 01/31/2014 - 00:03
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 11:30 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 23:33
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 11:00 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 23:03
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 10:30 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 22:33
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 10:00 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 22:03
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 9:30 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 21:33
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 9:00 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 21:03
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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Top Asian News at 8:30 p.m. GMT

class="feed-item-source">Regional - Thu, 01/30/2014 - 20:33
BANGKOK (AP) — The protest leader, a monk in flowing orange robes, sat sternly at the head of a long hardwood table, his newfound authority in this patch of Bangkok plain for all to see. Before him, three high-level Thai officials were begging permission to get back to work — in offices across the street his anti-government demonstrators had shut them out of two weeks earlier. Tens of thousands ...
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