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    Sania Mirza set for tennis comeback

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2019

    Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Thursday announced her return to competitive tennis at the Hobart International in January, two years after taking a maternity...

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    India claims ‘total normalcy’ in Kashmir despite 600 in custody

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:49am on November 22, 2019

    ‘Total normalcy’ prevails in Kashmir, India’s home minister said Wednesday even as the government said 600 people remained in custody since the region, cut off...

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    Delhi suffocates under toxic smog

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 02:10pm on November 16, 2019

    A thick grey smog choked New Delhi for the fifth day Saturday, adding to a mounting pollution health crisis, but retired naval commander Anil Charan...

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    Delhi smog hits ‘emergency’ levels as Charles visits

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 10:11pm on November 13, 2019

    The Indian capital’s notorious air pollution hit ‘emergency’ levels again Wednesday, coinciding with a visit by Britain’s Prince Charles. New Delhi has been choked on...

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    Dozens detained in India

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:17am on November 12, 2019

    Indian police have arrested dozens of people for social media comments that allegedly threatened ‘communal harmony’ after the Supreme Court awarded a holy site once...

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    India’s SC gives Ayodhya site to Hindus

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:25pm on November 09, 2019

    India’s top court handed a huge victory to prime minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party on Saturday, awarding Hindus control of a bitterly disputed holy...

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    Hundreds arrested ahead of Babri mosque verdict

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:34am on November 09, 2019

    Indian police have arrested more than 500 people ahead of a Supreme Court ruling on a hotly disputed religious site in the holy city of...

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    India strips British Modi critic of overseas citizenship

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 10:34pm on November 08, 2019

    An Indian-origin British journalist critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lost his Indian overseas citizenship, a move campaigners said underlined the government’s hostility to...

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    Indian couple stoned to death for marrying outside caste

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:09am on November 08, 2019

    Relatives of an Indian woman who married outside her caste and fled her home to escape punishment stoned her and her husband to death after...

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    India’s SC orders halt to stubble burning as Delhi chokes

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:48am on November 07, 2019

    India’s top court has ordered a complete halt to stubble burning around Delhi, a major contributor to lethal smog that on Tuesday kept the metropolis...

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