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Exclusive: Monsanto pulls new GM cotton seed from India in protest – Reuters


Reuters

Exclusive: Monsanto pulls new GM cotton seed from India in protest
Reuters
NEW DELHI Monsanto Co (MON.N) has withdrawn an application seeking approval for its next generation of genetically modified cotton seeds in India, a major escalation in a long-running dispute between New Delhi and the world's biggest seed maker.

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 2:01 pm

UK Journalist Piers Morgan trolled for making fun of India’s performance at Olympics – The Indian Express


The Indian Express

UK Journalist Piers Morgan trolled for making fun of India's performance at Olympics
The Indian Express
There seems to be a lot of global interest around India's performance at the Rio Olympics, what with people still opining on the issue. In India, it's mostly a celebration of the two medals we did manage to bring home, while voices questioning the
Piers Morgan Trolled For Sarcastic Tweet On India's Olympic CelebrationNDTV
Piers Morgan criticises India's Rio performance, gets trolled on TwitterHindustan Times
Piers Morgan Makes Fun of India's Olympic Heroes; Gets SlammedNews18

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 1:56 pm

Massive data leak hits French submarine maker – Reuters


Reuters

Massive data leak hits French submarine maker
Reuters
India opened an investigation after The Australian newspaper published documents relating to the submarine's combat capabilities, raising concerns over another major contract with Australia. The leak contains more than 22,000 pages outlining the
India investigating French submarine company data leakBBC News
Military submarine maker springs leak after “hack”—India, Oz hit dive alarmArs Technica
Scorpene Leak: Safety of Indian Crew Depends on Radiated Noise Frequencies Remaining SecretThe Wire
RT –PC Magazine –The Australian
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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 1:12 pm

Can porn star-turned-Bollywood actress Sunny Leone teach India to be cool about sex? – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Can porn star-turned-Bollywood actress Sunny Leone teach India to be cool about sex?
Los Angeles Times
Since cavorting onto Indian screens in a reality TV show in 2011, Leone's deep hazel eyes and endearingly American-accented Hindi have won over fans, if not critics. But it is her past career — and the sexual freedom it represents — that has elevated

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 10:01 am

Monsoon Floods Have Killed at Least 175 in India Since June – ABC News


ABC News

Monsoon Floods Have Killed at Least 175 in India Since June
ABC News
People leave for safer places due to the flooding in the river Ganges in Allahabad, India, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016. Days of heavy rain have caused the Ganges River and its tributaries to rise above the danger level during the past 48 hours in about 20
Varanasi: Floods stop funerals in India holy cityBBC News
Dozens killed in India floodsDeutsche Welle

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 7:46 am

Ramya: India actress refuses ‘Pakistan not hell’ apology – BBC News


BBC News

Ramya: India actress refuses 'Pakistan not hell' apology
BBC News
An Indian film actress-cum-politician has refused to withdraw remarks she made praising India's neighbour, Pakistan, even though they could lead to her being charged with sedition. Divya Spandana, better known by her screen name Ramya, said she was …

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 7:34 am

The journey of India’s GDP from 1000 A.D. to 2020 – Quartz


Quartz

The journey of India's GDP from 1000 A.D. to 2020
Quartz
Till about 300 years ago, India accounted for more than a quarter of the world's GDP. This share began falling following the advent of British power over the subcontinent. In the past few years, though, India's economy has seen a revival and will

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:19 am

Four reasons why Goldman is upbeat about India – CNBC


CNBC

Four reasons why Goldman is upbeat about India
CNBC
India's meteorological department predicted rainfall to be 6 percent above normal this year, said Goldman, which could add 0.6 to 0.9 percentage points to overall gross domestic product (GDP) growth in fiscal 2017 through an increase in agriculture GDP …

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 3:52 am

India runner OP Jaisha ‘not given water’ at Rio – BBC News


BBC News

India runner OP Jaisha 'not given water' at Rio
BBC News
An Olympic woman marathon runner from India has alleged she was not provided water and energy drinks by Indian officials at designated stations. OP Jaisha said she "could have died" after the women's marathon in Rio. Jaisha, 33, finished in 89th place …
Sports Ministry sets up committee to probe OP Jaisha's caseThe Indian Express

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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 6:02 pm

India market attack: Suspected rebels kill 13 in Assam – BBC News


BBC News

India market attack: Suspected rebels kill 13 in Assam
BBC News
Gunmen have opened fire on a busy market place in India's north-eastern state of Assam, killing at least 13 people, officials say. Police blamed the attacks on suspected rebels from a faction of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB). Reports
Attackers kill 13 at busy market in India's AssamAljazeera.com
Gunmen kill at least 12 in market in India's north-east Assam stateABC Online
Attackers kill 14 at Indian marketCNN
India Today
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Posted on 5 August 2016 | 10:06 am