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We have started to collect the most important news related to India in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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How McDonald's conquered India

Wednesday, November 19th 2014, 19:51

How McDonald's changed its menu to succeed in India
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India guru arrested after clashes

Wednesday, November 19th 2014, 17:59
related places: Haryana

Indian police arrest a controversial guru a day after deadly battles with his supporters left at least six people dead.
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Shell wins big tax battle in India

Wednesday, November 19th 2014, 3:26
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell wins a long-running court battle against Indian authorities over a tax dispute involving billions of dollars.
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India guru devotees in police clash

Tuesday, November 18th 2014, 18:58
related places: Haryana

Thousands of supporters of a controversial Hindu guru clash with police outside his ashram in the northern Indian state of Haryana.
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India isolates 'Ebola sex risk' man

Tuesday, November 18th 2014, 18:29
related countries: Liberia Liberia

India quarantines a man who was successfully treated for Ebola in Liberia because of the possibility that he may spread the virus through sex.
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Australia, India in trade pact push

Tuesday, November 18th 2014, 3:21
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Canberra

Australia and India pledge to push for a major free trade deal, as India's PM Narendra Modi makes a historic speech to parliament in Canberra.
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How technology is checking health corruption in India

Monday, November 17th 2014, 21:20

How technology is checking health corruption in India
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ICC chief cleared of corruption

Monday, November 17th 2014, 13:36

ICC chairman Narayanaswami Srinivasan is cleared by a committee investigating corruption allegations in the Indian Premier League.
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Indian doctors lynch suspected thief

Monday, November 17th 2014, 12:18
related places: Calcutta

A group of junior doctors beat a suspected thief to death at a medical college in the eastern Indian city of Calcutta, police say.
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Sterilisation drugs 'were tainted'

Monday, November 17th 2014, 11:34

Drugs given to 15 women who died after sterilisation surgery could have been contaminated, an official in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh tells the BBC.
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Kardashian to join Indian Bigg Boss

Monday, November 17th 2014, 9:17

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is set to make an appearance on the Indian version of Big Brother, a spokesman for the channel airing the show says.
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Kohli century guides India to win

Sunday, November 16th 2014, 19:17
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Virat Kohli's unbeaten 139 guides India to a three-wicket victory over Sri Lanka and seals a 5-0 series whitewash.
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VIDEO: India's 'land of coconuts' in decline

Friday, November 14th 2014, 15:21

Increasing numbers of India's coconut farmers have been turning away from the industry and the government is trying to entice them back.
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More arrests in sterilisation case

Friday, November 14th 2014, 13:34

Indian police arrest the owners of two pharmaceutical factories as part of the investigation into the deaths of 15 women after sterilisation surgery.
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India toy tigers to scare elephants

Friday, November 14th 2014, 10:13

Farmers in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu are placing life-sized toy tigers in their fields to scare away marauding elephants - but with little effect
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India's dark history of sterilisation

Friday, November 14th 2014, 1:32

Deaths of 15 women put focus on India's botched sterilisations
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India and US reach WTO breakthrough

Thursday, November 13th 2014, 14:10
related countries: United States United States

India and US reach a breakthrough in resolving food security, an issue which had been stalling the implementation of a global trade pact.
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Kashmir soldiers jailed for life

Thursday, November 13th 2014, 9:45

The Indian army sentences seven soldiers to life imprisonment for the murder of three young men in Indian-administered Kashmir.
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India sterilisation doctor held

Thursday, November 13th 2014, 9:30

A doctor is arrested in connection with the deaths of 15 women at two state-run sterilisation camps in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
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India is bright spot in gold market

Thursday, November 13th 2014, 9:20

Demand for gold soars in India in the third quarter, whilst total global demand falls to its lowest level for five years.
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Ramdin leads Windies in South Africa

Thursday, November 13th 2014, 8:58
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Denesh Ramdin will lead the West Indies in next month's series in South Africa after a pay dispute ended their India tour.
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Are Gujarat's 'toilet politics' democratic?

Thursday, November 13th 2014, 2:14

Lack of a lavatory could bar you from contesting polls in India
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VIDEO: More botched sterilisations in India

Wednesday, November 12th 2014, 16:18

An Indian woman has died and 15 others are in hospital after being sterilised at a state-run camp in the state of Chhattisgarh on Monday.
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More botched sterilisations in India

Wednesday, November 12th 2014, 14:44

An Indian woman dies and 15 others are in hospital following sterilisation surgery - a day after 13 women in the same area died after similar operations.
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VIDEO: Inside deadly sterilisation hospital

Wednesday, November 12th 2014, 11:22

The BBC's Yogita Limaye visits the "desolate" Indian hospital where 83 sterilisation operations were carried out, and after which 13 women died.
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VIDEO: India sterilisation survivors

Wednesday, November 12th 2014, 11:05
related places: Bilaspur

The BBC's Yogita Limaye visits a hospital in Bilaspur where women after recovering after undergoing botched sterilisation surgery in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
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Indian sterilisation clinic full of cobwebs and dust

Wednesday, November 12th 2014, 9:19

Inside India's deadly sterilisation clinic
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Protest over sterilisation deaths

Wednesday, November 12th 2014, 6:12

India's opposition Congress party calls a general strike in Chhattisgarh where 13 women died after sterilisation surgery at a state-run camp.
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VIDEO: India sterilisation deaths inquiry

Tuesday, November 11th 2014, 19:14

The Indian state of Chhattisgarh orders an inquiry into the deaths of 11 women after botched sterilisation surgery at a state-run health camp.
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India sterilisation deaths inquiry

Tuesday, November 11th 2014, 16:24

The Indian state of Chhattisgarh orders an inquiry into the deaths of 11 women after botched sterilisation surgery at a state-run health camp.
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India women die after sterilisations

Tuesday, November 11th 2014, 15:07

Eleven women die after botched sterilisation surgery at a remote village in central India, re-igniting fears about state-run family planning campaigns.
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India PM Modi in Asia-Pacific tour

Tuesday, November 11th 2014, 7:01
related countries: Fiji Fiji

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi sets off on a tour which will take in summits and key bilateral talks in Myanmar, Australia and Fiji.
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Indian woman paraded naked on donkey

Monday, November 10th 2014, 14:18

An Indian woman is stripped naked and paraded on a donkey on the orders of village elders after being accused of killing her nephew.
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Tagged Amur falcons return to India

Monday, November 10th 2014, 9:24

Two Amur falcons, tagged with satellite tracking chips last year, return to the Indian state of Nagaland, giving scientists crucial information about their route.
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India PM Modi expands cabinet

Monday, November 10th 2014, 4:16

Indian PM Narendra Modi expands his cabinet and reshuffles several ministers five months after he led his BJP party to a landslide election win.
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VIDEO: Are women safer on India's buses?

Monday, November 10th 2014, 0:05

The BBC's Leana Hosea takes a bus ride with student activist Afiya Khalid to see if a new bill in India has made public travel for women safer.
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Inside an Indian camp for radical Hindu women

Sunday, November 9th 2014, 23:52

Inside an Indian camp for radical Hindu women
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VIDEO: Fighting for India's sex crime victims

Sunday, November 9th 2014, 8:39

One woman tells the BBC's Leana Hosea how she is fighting for justice for the lower caste community in India, where sexual violence and discrimination is rife.
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Indian army in rare Kashmir apology

Saturday, November 8th 2014, 11:46

The Indian army issues an unusual apology for shooting dead two teenagers in Indian-administered Kashmir on Monday.
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VIDEO: A song for southern India

Saturday, November 8th 2014, 0:44

Indian comedians' fresh take on regional stereotypes
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India plane hits buffalo on take-off

Friday, November 7th 2014, 11:13
related places: Surat

An Indian aircraft is grounded after it hit a stray buffalo during take-off from the western city of Surat, but nobody on board was injured.
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Narendra Modi visits India holy city

Friday, November 7th 2014, 5:58
related places: Varanasi

Narendra Modi is visiting the Hindu holy city of Varanasi, in what is his first visit to his constituency after becoming India's prime minister.
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Sailor dies in India navy accident

Friday, November 7th 2014, 5:14

One sailor dies and four are missing as an Indian military ship floods and sinks off Visakhapatnam, the latest accident to hit the navy.
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West Indies ask for India agreement

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 23:22

The West Indies Cricket Board asks the Board of Control for Cricket in India for an agreement over its demand for £26.2m.
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India hospital tackles rat epidemic

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 12:31

Pest control workers are at work in a government hospital in central India, to get rid of tens of thousands of rats overrunning its premises.
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Indian media: Tendulkar's autobiography

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 5:43

Spotlight on legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's autobiography 'Playing It My Way'.
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'Custodians' of India's vast rail network

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 2:46

Men who keep Indian Railways on track
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India withdraws warships amid alert

Wednesday, November 5th 2014, 5:13
related places: Calcutta

India's navy withdraws two warships from the eastern port of Calcutta as intelligence agencies warned of a possible terror plot on the port.
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The man who killed his daughter's rapist

Tuesday, November 4th 2014, 21:33

Why an Indian man tortured his daughter's rapist to death
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India women make-up artist ban urged

Tuesday, November 4th 2014, 12:23

India's Supreme Court says women should be able to work as make-up artists on film sets and that a long-standing men-only tradition is illegal.
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India monkey 'wedding ceremony' held

Tuesday, November 4th 2014, 9:16

More than 200 villagers attend an elaborate Hindu wedding ceremony in northern India for two monkeys.
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Delhi headed for fresh elections

Tuesday, November 4th 2014, 3:54
related places: Delhi

India's capital, Delhi, is headed for fresh elections after the main parties said they were unable to form a new government.
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Clarke frustrated after whitewash

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 20:13
related countries: Australia Australia, Pakistan Pakistan

Michael Clarke says Australia's whitewash by Pakistan shows lessons have not been learned from last year's defeat to India.
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India's 'Uber' for auto-rickshaws

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 20:00

How mobile apps are taming India's 'autos'
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VIDEO: Anguish in Lahore after Wagah attack

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 16:26
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Lahore, Wagah

Funerals have been talking place across Punjab province for some of those killed in Sunday's suicide attack at the Wagah crossing, the only road crossing between India and Pakistan.
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Rivals hold ceremony despite attack

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 14:23
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Wagah

India and Pakistan go ahead with a military ceremony at the Wagah border crossing, despite earlier plans to suspend it after a big suicide attack.
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VIDEO: Lahore hospital full after attack

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 13:43
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Lahore

Shumaila Jaffery reports from Lahore hospital after a suicide bombing close to Pakistan's only border crossing with India.
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Pakistan border bombing kills dozens

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 3:10
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Lahore, Wagah

More than 50 people in Pakistan have been killed in a suicide bombing close to the country's only border crossing with India, officials say.
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In pictures: India's gun-violence widows

Sunday, November 2nd 2014, 20:57

Inside the world of India's 'fake encounter' widows
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India ask WI for $42m compensation

Saturday, November 1st 2014, 14:45

India's cricket board demands its West Indies counterpart pays up for pulling out of their tour of the country in October.
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Bangladesh hit by major blackouts

Saturday, November 1st 2014, 13:59
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Bangladesh is hit by major power blackouts after a power line connecting the country to India's electricity grid failed, reports say.
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VIDEO: The right to kiss in India?

Saturday, November 1st 2014, 0:25

Thousands pledge to defy India's 'moral police'
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Three held over India bank heist

Friday, October 31st 2014, 13:26

Police in India say they have arrested three people who they suspect robbed a bank by digging a 125-foot (40-metre) tunnel straight into the vault.
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India bans official luxury travel

Friday, October 31st 2014, 5:16

India's government bans first class air travel for bureaucrats, meetings in five-star hotels and purchases of cars in a series of tough austerity measures.
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The older Indian women having children

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 16:03

Why Indian women are risking motherhood in old age
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VIDEO: Inside India bank robbers' tunnel

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 14:01

Indian police are hunting for thieves who tunnelled into a bank and fled with valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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VIDEO: Becoming a mother at 70 in India

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 10:01

The BBC's Divya Arya reports from India, where women of 60 and 70 are becoming mothers for the first time.
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Kerala court upholds alcohol ban

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 9:32

The high court in the southern Indian state of Kerala upholds the government's decision to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to tackle the state's drink problem.
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India 'fails' victims of abuse

Wednesday, October 29th 2014, 7:58

The epidemic of domestic violence that blights India
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India court given 'black money' list

Wednesday, October 29th 2014, 5:56

The Indian government gives a list with names of more than 600 Indians suspected to have parked untaxed wealth in foreign banks to the Supreme Court.
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VIDEO: The assassination of Indira Gandhi

Tuesday, October 28th 2014, 21:20

Thirty years ago, India’s Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was murdered in her garden. One of her aides saw everything.
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India thieves tunnel into bank

Tuesday, October 28th 2014, 12:51

A group of robbers dug a tunnel to break into a bank in northern India and loot cash, jewellery and other valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, police say.
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Delhi government impasse criticised

Tuesday, October 28th 2014, 10:55
related places: Delhi

India's Supreme Court criticises the authorities for the delay in forming a new government in Delhi eight months after the last one resigned.
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The taboo of menstruating in India

Monday, October 27th 2014, 22:58

Why menstruating is such a taboo in India
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India tackles poverty through business

Monday, October 27th 2014, 20:07

Turning flowers into paint to tackle poverty in India
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Xiaomi to open data centre in India

Monday, October 27th 2014, 15:22
related countries: China China
related places: Xiaomi

After India warned its military not to use Xiaomi devices owing to privacy fears, the Chinese firm announces plans to open an Indian data centre.
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Cyclone Nilofar approaches Gujarat

Monday, October 27th 2014, 5:33

Authorities in India alert fishermen going out into the sea as a powerful cyclone is heading for the western coast.
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Indian PM opens up to media - sort of

Saturday, October 25th 2014, 15:13

India's arm's length PM mixes with reporters - a bit
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India's iconic football club facing closure

Friday, October 24th 2014, 23:19

How an iconic Indian football club fell on hard times
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Hindu activists 'attack India cafe'

Friday, October 24th 2014, 19:21

Members of the governing BJP's youth wing vandalise a coffee shop, decrying meetings there between boys and girls.
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US firm fine for underpaying Indians

Friday, October 24th 2014, 6:45
related countries: United States United States

US authorities penalise a Silicon Valley company for "grossly underpaying" eight workers brought over from India for a special project.
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India's Modi visits Siachen glacier

Thursday, October 23rd 2014, 15:15

Indian PM Narendra Modi marks the festival of Diwali with a brief visit to the Siachen glacier before inspecting recent flood damage in Indian-administered Kashmir.
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In pictures: India celebrates Diwali

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014, 22:27

Indians celebrate Diwali, the biggest Hindu festival
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Indian girl, 3, 'raped' in school

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014, 6:46
related places: Bangalore

Police in India investigate the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl in her school in the city of Bangalore.
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Tales from the India Office

Tuesday, October 21st 2014, 23:04
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Tales from the days when British diplomats ran the Gulf
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India suspend tours to West Indies

Tuesday, October 21st 2014, 12:57

India suspend all future tours to the Caribbean following the West Indies' decision to abandon their tour of India last week.
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Indian woman set on fire in train

Tuesday, October 21st 2014, 8:18

A woman dies of her injuries after being set on fire on a train in the Indian state of Kerala, reportedly after an argument with an unidentified man.
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Player dies after goal celebration

Monday, October 20th 2014, 12:36

Indian footballer Peter Biaksangzuala dies from the injuries he suffered after landing awkwardly when he celebrated a goal.
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Five jailed for life in India rape

Monday, October 20th 2014, 10:45

A court in India sends five men to jail for life for the abduction and gang rape of a call centre worker.
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Modi party to form state governments

Monday, October 20th 2014, 3:52
related places: Haryana

India's BJP is set to form governments in Maharashtra and Haryana, after the party won the elections in both states.
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Windies end India tour over pay row

Saturday, October 18th 2014, 6:09

West Indies pull out midway through their India tour over a pay dispute, on a day of confusion and conflicting statements.
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India court grants Jayalalitha bail

Friday, October 17th 2014, 8:07

India's top court grants bail to Jayaram Jayalalitha, one of India's most controversial and colourful politicians, jailed last month for corruption
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