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India's Flawed Generic Drug Trials Business

Serial testing of some volunteers is raising new questions about the level of oversight of India's generic drug trials industry

Dec

30

2016

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Tech Stories That Rocked India in 2016

In the tech world, 2016 wasn’t a year of massive checks and volatile claims. It was a year of shutdowns, scale-backs, reorganizations, and much-needed perspective.

Dec

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Sikh Campaigners Seek Release of UK Files on Golden Temple Assault

Indian government’s attempt to clear militants from Sikh religion’s holiest site in 1984 resulted in hundreds being killed

Dec

29

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Why Many Young Indians And Americans Have Authoritarian Leanings

The rise of authoritarianism among young people points to the big questions facing liberal democracy in the 21st century.

Dec

29

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Storm Over Honorary Olympic Role

A senior Indian politician charged with corruption has turned down an honorary Olympic role amid a storm of protests.

Dec

29

2016

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India Bans Foreign Funds of 20,000 Charities

India’s government has banned some 20,000 charities from accepting overseas funds because they failed to comply with the rules, a home ministry official said Tuesday.

Dec

28

2016

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In Search of the True Bengali

Food, dialect and folk traditions highlight the distinctive identities of ‘Epar Bangla’ and ‘Opar Bangla’—Bengal on this side, Bengal on the other

Dec

28

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Everything That Mattered To India This Year

While some say it has been a rough ride, many agree that we should be happy that we made it through another year.

Dec

28

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Sikh Doctor in US Files Religious Discrimination Lawsuit

A Sikh doctor in the US has filed a lawsuit against an American medical organisation alleging he was denied a neurology job for his religious appearance.

Dec

28

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Golden Temple Visit a Dream Come True For Foreigner Sikhs

It was a dream come true for a group of 45 baptized Sikh foreign nationals who landed at Sri Guru Ramdas International Airport in Amritsar on Tuesday to pay obeisance at the revered Sikh shrine Golden Temple.

Dec

27

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How Food Inspires Names of India's Parsis

It is no exaggeration to say that Parsis, the Zoroastrians of India, take their food seriously - very seriously.

Dec

27

2016

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How Mormons Find Love in India

Situated over 22 acres, the complex resembles a gated community that wouldn't be out of place in Florida.

Dec

27

2016

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India is Spending $530 Million to Build The World's Tallest Statue

India might have 99 problems but securing funds to build the world's largest statues is not one of them.

Dec

23

2016

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The Man Behind India's $74m Wedding

In November, as millions of Indians were grappling with a cashflow crisis, a lavish wedding in the southern city of Bangalore sparked outrage.

Dec

23

2016

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Twitter Debates Kareena And Saif's Choice of Baby Name

What could possibly go wrong when a top Bollywood couple name their newborn baby boy after a 14th Century conqueror?

Dec

23

2016

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Sushma Swaraj Seeks Report From Envoy Over NRI Couple’s Kid

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday sought a report from the Indian envoy in Norway over the separation of a five-year-old child from his NRI parents.

Dec

23

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Intense Focus on India at World Stage

The contribution of the Indian diaspora across the world has also helped India attract attention

Dec

22

2016

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India’s Note Ban Among Top Google Financial Searches

Apart from the Modi government’s shock note ban decision, Donald Trump’s impact on trade and inflation were among top financial searches on Google for 2016

Dec

22

2016

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Indian-origin Doctor Organises Stem Cell Donor Registration Drive

Dr Jain sees a challenge for transplanters across the world to establish a full match for their patients of South Asian origin.

Dec

22

2016

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US Team Finds World War Two Remains in India

A US team visiting India's north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh has recovered what it says are possible remains of US soldiers who died in a plane crash during World War Two.

Dec

21

2016

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US Help in Development of India's Smart Cities to go on Under Trump

The new administration under President-elect Donald Trump will continue to engage with India on development of smart cities.

Dec

21

2016

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Madhu Valli From Virginia Crowned Miss India USA

Madhu Valli, an emerging hip hop artist, has been crowned Miss India USA 2016.

Dec

20

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Indian Metro Is Cooler Than Any Other Metro In The World

One of the biggest modes of transport in the country, the metro is also one of the fastest. Little wonder then that every day, millions of people use it to reach their destinations.

Dec

20

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Inside the Fabulous Lives of the Rich Kids of India

Instagram never runs out of rich kids. They come from all parts of the globe, partying and sipping martinis in private yachts.

Dec

20

2016

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More Indians Taking Cruise Holidays This Year-end

Cruising may be a fledgling industry in India, but Indians are beginning to enjoy the view from the upper deck.

Dec

19

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The Best Breakfasts Across India

There’s no better way of getting a taste of a city than by trying the places local eat at and the local breakfasts.

Dec

19

2016

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Note Ban Breaks Backbone of Trafficking Industry

Demonetisation has brought the trafficking of women and girls for sex work—a Rs20 trillion industry—to a grinding halt, studies and rescue workers said.

Dec

18

2016

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India’s Ancient Christmas Tradition

Christianity came to India centuries before it entered the Americas or Western Europe and as such, Christmas deserves to be seen as an ancient festival of India and Indian-American Christians.

Dec

17

2016

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Millennials Rising

Millennials last year became the country’s largest living generation, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Dec

17

2016

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Rebuilding After Divorce

Indian divorcees find life a tad easier in America than in India.

Dec

17

2016

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Authentically Yours

Foreign gourmet chains are now serving original menus and authentic flavors to discerning Indian foodies, tired of masala French fries and paneer pizzas.

Dec

17

2016

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Reimagining Liberalism

Liberals have become so accustomed to worshipping their icons at the temples of liberalism that they have lost touch with the fundamental tenets of their faith.

Dec

17

2016

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Unveiling The Past

Past life regression therapists trace your current maladies to a previous life.Critics denounce the therapy as a fraud on gullible people.

Dec

17

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Indian Football Will Benefit From Hosting Fifa Tournaments

"The potential hosting of the Under-20 World Cup will give India further impetus to ramp up football infrastructure.

Dec

17

2016

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Healthcare in Africa, Built by India

Africans who benefit from treatment at Indian hospitals, and via India’s tele-medicine services, will remember that India helped in their healthcare endeavour.

Dec

15

2016

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Indus OS: India's Multi-lingual Operating System

Indus OS - a mobile phone operating system built in India - has become the country's second-most popular smartphone platform, surpassing Apple's iOS.

Dec

15

2016

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Fit For Kings

The restaurant that has an entire city eating out of its hands.

Dec

15

2016

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A Huge Storm Has Messed up India's Internet

The impact of tropical cyclone Vardah disrupted Internet access across India.

Dec

14

2016

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India's Design Story

. What is the Indian aesthetic, is there such a thing in the present day that can be termed as Indian design?

Dec

14

2016

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Enjoying Indian Curry in Japan

Curry is now so popular in Japan that it is almost revered as the country's national food.

Dec

14

2016

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The Milk Miracle That Brought India to a Standstill

In September 1995, millions of Hindus were gripped by an apparent "miracle" when the god Ganesha seemed to be drinking milk.

Dec

14

2016

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Middle Eastern Startup is Getting Big In India

PayTabs' second biggest market is India and has made several Indian acquisitions, setting up an office here and has more local acquisitions lined up too.

Dec

13

2016

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God’s Own Dress Code

God’s Own Country knows exactly what and how much a woman should wear in a place of worship

Dec

13

2016

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NRI Bizman Recounts Horrors of Indian Youths Dying in France

A large number of Punjabi youths were allured by fraudulent travel agents in Punjab who promise them dream jobs, best housing facilities and all the fun of life in Paris against hefty amounts.

Dec

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UK to Cut Student Visas by Half

The UK government is finalising plans to cut annual student visa figures by nearly half, from the current 300,000 to 170,000, a media report said today amid a sharp fall in students coming to the country from outside Europe including India.

Dec

10

2016

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World's Biggest Cricket Stadium To Come up in Indian City

The Gujarat Cricket Association is planning make the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera, Ahmedabad, a 110,000 capacity venue, surpassing the biggest cricket stadium in the world - Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) which has a 100,024 capacity

Dec

10

2016

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Egyptian World’s Heaviest Woman to Have Surgery in India

Egyptian woman weighing 500 kilogrammes to fly to India for weight reduction surgery after intervention from country’s FM.

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