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Amazon's 'Tandav' Show Angers India's Hindu Nationalists

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

Artists say officials tied to the country's ruling party use pressure to stem criticism. Streaming services hoping to tap the Indian market's potential have been caught in the...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. Have an Amazon Alexa...
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After Trump's Twitter ban, critics want other populists like Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro and India's Narendra Modi booted from social media

After Trump's Twitter ban, critics want other populists like Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro and India's Narendra Modi booted from social media

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President Trump's social media ban has opened a can of worms for tech firms who face calls from activists and academics to clamp down on other populist...
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Two of India's Richest Men Caught in Crossfire Over Farming

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

Two of India's richest men have landed in an unlikely controversy over farming laws, becoming targets of protesters who allege the tycoons have benefited from their close links...
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India has begun the world's largest vaccination drive, as it gears up to carry out 300,000 inoculations a day

India has begun the world's largest vaccination drive, as it gears up to carry out 300,000 inoculations a day

2 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement India on Saturday began what is expected to be the world's largest COVID-19 vaccination drive, with a goal of about 300,000 people a day. The country set...
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Why Are India's Farmers Angry?

4 days ago   |   NY Times

The protesting farmers fear that new laws will help giant corporations and leave them at their mercy.
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Defense Stocks Rise as India to Buy $6 Billion Local-Built Jets

4 days ago   |   Bloomberg

Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. led gains in local defense manufacturers on Thursday after India's government said it will buy 83 indigenously made fighters - the Tejas Light Combat...
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Brazil Sends Plane After India Agrees to Expedite Vaccine Supply

4 days ago   |   Bloomberg

Brazil is sending an aircraft to India after the South Asian nation's Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, agreed to expedite vaccine shipment to the South American country.
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Why Did India's Supreme Court Suspend Controversial Farm Laws Now?

Why Did India's Supreme Court Suspend Controversial Farm Laws Now?

5 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

Farmers say “pro-government” ruling doesn't go far enough.
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India Court Bars Modi From Executing Laws That Irked Farmers

6 days ago   |   Bloomberg

India's Supreme Court put on hold the implementation of three controversial farm laws, a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration.
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