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India's Modi launches 'world's largest' health insurance scheme
India's Modi launches 'world's largest' health insurance scheme
India's government has launched one of the world's largest publicly-funded health insurance schemes, set to cover some 500 million people.
Nepal set to double tiger population under WWF global plan
Nepal set to double tiger population under WWF global plan
Nepal's wild tiger population has nearly doubled over the last nine years, officials said Monday, in a victory for the impoverished country's drive...
Landmark India ruling ends same sex ban
Landmark India ruling ends same sex ban
India's Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a ban on same sex after a decades-old campaign against a colonial-era law used to hold back LGBT...
Fake news adds to India's flood torment
Fake news adds to India's flood torment
Cristiano Ronaldo has not donated $11-million to the Kerala flood disaster fund and there are no cracks in a key dam, but India's fake news machine...
Uttarakhand: The climate change widows of India
Uttarakhand: The climate change widows of India
Haruli Devi sat on the ground in front of her new two-room house in Singhali village in the hilly northern state of Uttarakhand.
Emergency officials search for survivors in Kerala
Emergency officials search for survivors in Kerala
Rescuers waded into submerged villages in southern India on Sunday in a desperate search for survivors cut off for days by floods that have already...
No moral compass in Modi’s SA mission
No moral compass in Modi’s SA mission
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been on a five-day trip to Africa that culminated in the 2018 summit of the Brics (Brazil, Russia, India,...
BRICS hit back at Trump
BRICS hit back at Trump
Embracing multiculturalism, strengthening intra-BRICS cooperation and growing investment in Africa were the focal points of President Cyril...
WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news after India murders
WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news after India murders
WhatsApp took out full-page advertisements in Indian newspapers on Tuesday, offering "easy tips" to identify fact from fiction after a slew of...
India reviews same-sex ban
India reviews same-sex ban
India's top court began reviewing on Tuesday petitions against a colonial-era ban on same-sex relationships, in the latest chapter of a legal...
Delhi death sentences upheld over 2012 gang-rape
Delhi death sentences upheld over 2012 gang-rape
India's top court on Monday upheld death sentences for three men convicted over the notorious 2012 gang-rape and murder of a woman that sparked...
Last straw for McDonald's, Burger King and others in Mumbai plastic ban
Last straw for McDonald's, Burger King and others in Mumbai plastic ban
Burger King, McDonald's and Starbucks are among dozens of companies fined for violating a new ban on single-use plastics in India's commercial...

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