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Swine flu kills at least 40 in India's Rajasthan state

13 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

BJP official among more than 1,000 tested positive so far this year for H1N1 virus that wreaked global havoc in 2009.
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AP Photos: Celebrating south India's bull taming festivals

19 hours ago   |   ABC News

AP Photos: Southern India's Jallikattu festivals are part rodeo and part running of the bulls
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Frugal Traveler: An Indian City Bursting With Action

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The present-day version of Chennai in South India dates back to only the 1600s, so a relatively youthful exuberance should not come as a surprise.
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In the wettest place in the world, people grow 'living' bridges out of tree roots that can stand strong for centuries

In the wettest place in the world, people grow 'living' bridges out of tree roots that can stand strong for centuries

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The state of Meghalaya in northeastern India is home to the two towns with the highest annual rainfall on Earth. Historically, India's monsoon season brought heavy storms and...
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In India, Amazon and Walmart face off against the country's richest man

In India, Amazon and Walmart face off against the country's richest man

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart have a new rival to fight to win a slice of India's booming ecommerce market: Mukesh Ambani, the nation's richest man.
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The Saturday Profile: Her Visit to a Men-Only Temple Went Smoothly. Then the Riots Started

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Bindu Ammini found a placid scene in the Sabarimala Temple, which for centuries had barred women of menstruating age. In the ensuing protests, 3,000 were arrested.
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India's Plan to Curb Hate Speech Could Mean More Censorship

1 day ago   |   Wired

India's government has proposed rules that would require encrypted messaging services like WhatsApp to decrypt data, threatening the security of users globally.
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India beats Australia by 7 wickets in 3rd ODI, wins series

1 day ago   |   National Post

MELBOURNE, Australia - Legspinner Yuzvendra Chahal took a record 6-42 to propel India to a seven-wicket win over Australia in the third one-day cricket international and a 2-1...
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Shaun King Is Not Here For Us

1 day ago   |   News One

To put it nicely, Shaun King 's involvement with Black liberation movements over the past half-decade been especially marred by controversy, contention and accusations. All of...
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India's Sun Pharma tumbles on report of fresh allegations by whistleblower

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Shares of India's Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd slumped over 13 percent on Friday to near six-year low, after a media report of a complaint by a whistleblower raised fresh...
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Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

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Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

Residents who live in the immediate vicinity of the pipeline, which runs from the cities of Tuxpan to Tula, have been evacuated. Read more ...

Figure skating champion John Coughlin dies at 33 days after suspension

Figure skating champion John Coughlin dies at 33 days after suspension

John Coughlin, a two-time US pairs champion recently suspended from figure skating, has died at the age of 33. His sister said in a Facebook post that he had taken his own... Read more ...

Devils have no answers for the new-look Ducks

Devils have no answers for the new-look Ducks

John Gibson made 29 saves and Troy Terry scored his first NHL goal and set up another Saturday, sending the new-look Ducks past the New Jersey Devils 3-2 at Prudential Center... Read more ...

George W. Bush Calls For End To Shutdown With Pizza Delivery

George W. Bush Calls For End To Shutdown With Pizza Delivery

“It's time for leaders on both sides to put politics aside," the former president said. Read more ...

Trump offers temporary relief for Dreamers in exchange for border wall funding

Trump offers temporary relief for Dreamers in exchange for border wall funding

President Trump repeated calls for a wall at the southern border and outlined measures aimed at reopening the federal government in a Saturday speech. He urged the creation of... Read more ...

France ends 28-match US unbeaten run with 3-1 victory

France ends 28-match US unbeaten run with 3-1 victory

LE HAVRE, France - Kadidiatou Diani scored twice and France ended the U.S. national team's 28-game unbeaten streak with a 3-1 victory Saturday. Read more ...

Panties, bras tossed from car as suspected shoplifter leads police on 100...

Panties, bras tossed from car as suspected shoplifter leads police on 100 mph chase, police say

Four bras, 14 pairs of panties, two candles and some air freshener refills - all valued at about $445 were taken from the store. Read more ...