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    Love match! ace shuttler Nehwal to wed Kashyap

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on October 09, 2018

    India’s former world number one Saina Nehwal is to marry fellow badminton player Parupalli Kashyap in December, local media reported on Monday....

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    Putin talks arms, nuclear deals in India

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 02:33pm on October 05, 2018

    President Vladimir Putin was expected Friday to sign a deal in India worth more than $5 billion for the S-400 air defence system, despite US...

  • India SC lifts Hindu temple ban on women

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 02:06am on September 29, 2018

    India’s top court on Friday revoked a ban on women entering a famous Hindu temple following a decades-long legal battle, ruling that patriarchy cannot be...

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    India cancels rare UN meeting Pakistan

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 06:54pm on September 21, 2018

    India cancelled on Friday a rare meeting between its foreign minister and her Pakistani counterpart scheduled to have taken place on the sidelines of the...

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    India outlaws Islamic instant divorce

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:41am on September 20, 2018

    The Indian government Wednesday issued an executive order making the Islamic practice of ‘instant divorce’ a criminal offence punishable by up to three years in...

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    Maldives president took gifts from island developers: report

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:40am on September 19, 2018

    The president of the Maldives appeared to accept lavish gifts from a billionaire developer who was later leased two islands in the paradise archipelago without...

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    Bhutan’s ruling party defeated in first round of polls

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 17, 2018

    Bhutan’s prime minister conceded defeat Sunday, after the ruling party was knocked out in the first round of the small Himalayan nation’s third-ever election....

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    Shastri under fire after England series defeat

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on September 14, 2018

    India coach Ravi Shastri has come under fire for his side’s humiliating 4-1 Test series loss to England -- a second consecutive away defeat for...

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    50 dead as bus plunges into Indian valley

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 05:09pm on September 11, 2018

    Fifty people died when a bus carrying Hindu pilgrims plunged into a valley in southern India on Tuesday, one of the deadliest accidents on the...

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    Landmark India ruling ends gay sex ban

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:32am on September 07, 2018

    India’s Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a ban on gay sex after a decades-old campaign against a colonial-era law used to hold back homosexual...

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