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Indian-Origin South African Anti-Apartheid Activist Passes Away March 28, 2017 13:48

Ahmed Kathrada an Indian-origin South African anti-apartheid activist, who was one of Nelson Mandela’s closest aides, passed away on Tuesday at a hospital in Johannesburg at the age of 87. He died after a short…

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Singapore couple jailed for starving Philippine Maid March 27, 2017 09:43

A couple in Singapore have been sentenced to prison for starving their domestic worker from Philippines. The victim lost 20 kilograms – about 40% of her body weight, while working for them, she was only…

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Indian-Americans condemns CNN for defaming Hinduism March 27, 2017 07:30

Several hundreds of Indian-Americans have turned up at the CNN head office in downtown, Chicago, in order to protest against a documentary, which they portrayed defaming Hinduism. Bharat Barai, an eminent Indian-origin from Chicago, who…

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UK condemns Pakistan for declaring Gilgit-Baltistan as its fifth frontier March 27, 2017 05:24

The United Kingdom Parliament has passed a motion condemning Pakistan’s declaration of Gilgit-Baltistan as its fifth frontier, saying that the region is a legal and constitutional part of the state Jammu & Kashmir, which is…

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Extradition process of Vijay Mallya has begun March 25, 2017 05:48

The extradition process of businessman Vijay Mallya has begun to roll out, with the British government sending India’s extradition request to district judge. Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson, Gopal Baglay said "The UK home department…

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Foreign Workers Face Dauting Fate In Singapore March 24, 2017 12:56

Six workers from Bangladesh may have to go back to their country as soon as next week, if they fail to find a new employer. In total there are 31 workers from two companies, who…

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La Liga opens office in Singapore March 23, 2017 13:06

The craze of football in Asian countries is seeing a rapid growth, and in-order to tap into the vast fans in the region, the Spanish League, BBVA, La Liga has launched a regional hub office…

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Narendra Modi pays tribute to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev on Shaheed Diwas March 23, 2017 09:55

India’s freedom struggle was not an easy task; it took great effort, and sacrifices of many great revolutionaries of the time, who took up the reins to see our motherland free from the hands of…

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Terror attack outside UK parliament puts world in tender-hook March 23, 2017 04:57

At least five people were killed and around 40 injured, when a motorist mowed down several pedestrians as he drive a grey Huyandai 140, then leapt out and stabbed a police officer outside the UK…

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Indian-origin sentenced 10 years in prison for killing woman March 22, 2017 04:22

An Indian-origin man in Singapore has been sentenced to ten years in prison and 12 strokes of the cane for killing a woman 16 years ago, while trying to rob her at knife point in…

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Kiss 92 radio station fined for mentioning Indians in a racial stereotype March 21, 2017 13:26

Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) owned radio station, Kiss 92, which was greatly criticized by listeners for a racist segment it aired on January 11th has been fined Sh$ 7,000for breaching the Free-To-Air Radio Program Code…

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Supreme Court Suggests Out-of-Court Settlement for Ayodhya Ram Mandir March 21, 2017 07:55

The Supreme Court said that the Ram temple in Ayodhya is a “sensitive”, “sentimental issue” and should be sorted outside curt through discussion. The highest court in India said, that it would set up only…

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