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  1. India approves death penalty for rape of young childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    India's government has deci... . FILE - In this April 17, 2018 file photo, effigies hang on nooses with the words, from left to right, "hang the guilty in the Unnao rape case," "Hang the guilty in the Kathua rape case," and "hang the guilty in the Surat ... .

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  2. India introduces death penalty for rape of young childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    India's government has deci... . FILE - In this April 17, 2018 file photo, effigies hang on nooses with the words, from left to right, "hang the guilty in the Unnao rape case," "Hang the guilty in the Kathua rape case," and "hang the guilty in the Surat ... .

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  3. India prescribes death penalty for rape of kids under 12Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    India's government has deci... . FILE - In this April 17, 2018 file photo, effigies hang on nooses with the words, from left to right, "hang the guilty in the Unnao rape case," "Hang the guilty in the Kathua rape case," and "hang the guilty in the Surat ... .

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  4. India seeks death penalty for rape of girls under 12Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    India's government has decided to hand down the death penalty for people convicted of raping girls under the age of 12 to combat crimes against women. Police escort Harsayai Gurjar, centre, accused in the rape and murder of an unidentified 11-year-old girl in Surat, India, following his arrest in Ahmedabad on Saturday.

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  5. Corned Beef And Roasted PorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Outlook

    Post 1857, the British insisted on identifying Indians as two: Hindus, Muslims. Those imagined communities have become part of our mental fabric.

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  6. IMF chief Christine Lagardea s advice to PM Narendra Modi: Pay more attention to women safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde called the incident "revolting" while appealing to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to pay more attention towards security of women. With pressure mounting on the government to take swift action in the Kathua rape case, which has led to a national outrage and has seen protests break out across the country, International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Thursday called the incident "revolting" while appealing to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to pay more attention towards security of women.

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  7. Smart City, Amrut, Swacch Bharat moving at a slow pace: Govt officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Indian Express

    The GOI official also pointed out that the "own revenues" of Urban Local Bodies in India, as a per cent of GDP, is less than one per cent. Urban development schemes like Smart City Mission, Amrut Mission and Swacch Bharat are moving at a slow place in various cities of India that are facing "large infrastructure deficit" and "poor quality of urban services," said Dr Kumar V Pratap, Joint Secretary , Ministry of Finance, Government of India, while speaking at an event in Ahmedabad on Thursday.

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  8. Riyaz shines at racing tourneyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Newkerala.com

    Aamby Valley , April 18 : Mumbai riders proved to be the dominating force, but it was Hyderabad-based Mohammed Riyaz who stole the show in the sixth edition of The Valley Run 2018 here. On a day when Mumbai grabbed six of the nine events in the two-wheeler category, it was Riyaz who finished with the fastest time, clocking 9.686 seconds on his Yamaha YZF-R1 motorcycle in the M9 Class .

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  9. With 100,000 pending cases, child rape 'a national emergency' in India: Nobel laureateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | The Japan Times

    Indian people sign petitions to be sent to the Indian Supreme court to implement new laws following the recent rape cases in the Uttar Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir states, in Amritsar on Tuesday. Eight men accused of raping and murdering an 8-year-old girl pleaded not guilty Monday to the horrific crime that has sparked revulsion and brought thousands to India's streets in protest.

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  10. Cash crunch in many states as ATMs run dry; RBI forms panel to fix issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | The Indian Express

    The Reserve Bank of India Tuesday formed a committee to tide over the cash crunch crisis that has hit a few states in the country. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley blamed the "temporary shortage" of cash on "sudden and unusual increase" in withdrawals in some areas.

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  11. ATMs run out of notes, cash crunch gets worse in GujaratRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | DNA India

    Days after banks in Gujarat said they were not getting enough cash from the Reserve Bank of India, complaints started emerging about ATMs going dry. Complaints started coming in from small towns like Unjha and Jamnagar.

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  12. Another rape adds to protesters' fury over Indian justice on sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | Yahoo!

    Days after a lawmaker from India's ruling party was arrested in connection with a teenager's rape, a sexual attack on an 11-year-old girl was reported on Sunday in Gujarat, the latest in a string of cases that have sparked protests across the country. Protests calling for justice were held in several cities, echoing the mass rallies against sexual violence in 2012 and piling pressure on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who must hold elections by May 2019.

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  13. Kathua, Unnao, Surat rape cases: Indian students in UK seek...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 15 | The Indian Express

    The National Indian Students and Alumni Union (NISAU) UK, together with 19 India-related societies at leading UK universities, submitted the letter dated April 14 ahead of the Indian PM's four-day visit to the UK on Tuesday.

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  14. India Gujarat Horror: Tribal Girl Abducted, Raped by Married Man For Over Two WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | India.com

    Ahmedabad, Apr 13 : An 18-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and repeatedly raped by a married man for over two weeks in Gujarat. The tribal girl was abducted when she was returning home from a neighbouring village in Uchhal taluka of Tapi district.

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  15. Gujarat: Tribal girl - abducted, raped for two weeks', accused abscondingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Indian Express

    An 18-year-old tribal girl from Uchhal taluka of Tapi district was allegedly abducted and repeatedly raped by a man for over two weeks. According to the complaint filed with the police, the girl was abducted while she was returning home from a neighbouring village when 29-year-old Manish Vasava, a resident of her village and also a tribal, forced her into an auto rickshaw and brought her to Surat where he kept her locked in a room and raped her for over two weeks.

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  16. 4 Indians missing in the US; father seeks Sushma Swaraj's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The authorities in the US fear the worst for an SUV, matching the missing family's vehicle, was believed to have been swept away by a swollen river, according to a media report in the US The father of an LA-based Indian who has been missing with his wife and two children after a road trip in the United States has requested External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to help trace them. In a tweet, Surat resident Babu Subramaniam Thottapilly posted a photograph of his son Sandeep Thottapilly, his daughter-in-law and their two children, and urged Swaraj to take the matter up with the authorities in the US.

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  17. Indian family goes missing in California, Sushma Swaraj assures helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | The Times of India

    HYDERABAD: An Indian family living in the US has gone missing - literally lost in the woods with no contact whatsoever with the outside world from April 5. Thottipally Sandeep, 42, along with his wife Soumya, 38, son Siddhant, 12, and daughter Saachi, 9, who were living in California, were on a road trip and lost contact with the family. "Before they drove into a national park area, my daughter-in-law called up a relative in US to say perhaps they would be no mobile connectivity inside the area but would call up in half an hour's time.

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  18. PM Modi has inspired people to make Clean India a mass movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | The Indian Express

    Following his return from South Africa in 1917, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi launched a satyagraha to counter the oppression of indigo farmers by the colonial state. The national movement to which Gandhiji gave definite direction incorporated the basic tenets of satyagraha and stressed the importance of education, the need to care for one's health and above all asserted the importance of sanitation.

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  19. Advise PM for ordinance on SC/ST protection, Mevani tells AthavaleRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | Newkerala.com

    Gandhinagar, April 9 : Gujarat legislator and Dalit activist Jignesh Mevani on Monday asked Union Minister Ramdas Athavale to advise Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an ordinance vis-a-vis the SC/ST Act to ensure protection of the Dalits' rights. "Our stand is absolutely clear -- we don't believe in RSS ideology or any violence.

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  20. Arriving soon: A digitised parcel system at Pune Railway StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | The Indian Express

    The PUNE Division of Indian Railways will soon be part of the 'Parcel Management System' , the railways' initiative to overhaul its parcel delivery system. The digitised system allows customers track parcels in real-time, among other features.

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