Monthly Archives: April 2013

Honour our sacrifice, let this never recur: Delhi braveheart’s family – India


15   apr  2013 Honour our sacrifice, let this never recur: Delhi braveheart’s family         New Delhi: Delhi’s braveheart, the 23-year-old medical student who died after being brutally gang-raped in a Delhi bus in December last year, was honoured … Continue reading

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Nation pays homage to B R Ambedkar on 122nd birth anniversary – India


14  apr  2013 Nation pays homage to B R Ambedkar on 122nd birth anniversary New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today led the nation in paying homage to Babsaheb Ambedkar on his 122nd … Continue reading

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Sanjay Gandhi was ‘shot three times’ during Emergency: WikiLeaks – India


11  apr  2013 Sanjay Gandhi was ‘shot three times’ during Emergency: WikiLeaks   Unlocated picture of Sanjay Gandhi taken during a meeting in April 1976. Image courtesy: AFP New Delhi: In late August 1976, when India was under an Emergency that … Continue reading

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India wants more information from Walmart over lobbying


10  apr 2013 India wants more information from Walmart over lobbying   New Delhi: A retired judge probing whether Walmart may have bribed Indian officials to gain easier market access said Wednesday he wants to ask the US supermarket giant more … Continue reading

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Rajiv Gandhi may have been middleman for Swedish jet deal: US cable – India


08 apr 2013 Rajiv Gandhi may have been middleman for Swedish jet deal: US cable New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi may have operated as a middleman for a Swedish firm that hoped to sell fighter jets to India, US … Continue reading

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Child taken away from Indian parents in UK, given to care – India


07  apr  2013 Child taken away from Indian parents in UK, given to care London: An Indian couple from Oxford are fighting to regain custody of their five-year-old son after he was taken away by social services over allegations of … Continue reading

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Arvind Kejriwal ends his two-week-long fast – India


07  apr  2013 Arvind Kejriwal ends his two-week-long fast     New Delhi: Activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal ended his two-week-long fast today. Addressing his supporters before he sipped a glass of juice to break his fast, Mr Kejriwal said, “I am diabetic, … Continue reading

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