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    3 Rohingya families rescued from slavery in India

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 01:18am on December 19, 2017

    Three Rohingya families from Myanmar comprising 13 people were rescued in the northern Indian city of Agra at the weekend after being enslaved for a...

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    Migrant crackdown goes on in Assam

    Reuters . Mumbai/Guwahati | Updated at 12:40am on November 24, 2017

    A crackdown on illegal migrants in India’s Assam state risks depriving millions of Muslim citizens and long-term refugees from Bangladesh of their right to live...

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    Mumbai stampede kills 22

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:05am on September 30, 2017

    A rush hour stampede killed at least 22 people and wounded 36 on Friday during a sudden monsoon downpour at a busy railway station in...

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    Six die in rains lashing Mumbai

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:05am on August 31, 2017

    Two toddlers were among at least six people who died after floods caused by heavy seasonal monsoon rains destroyed homes and disrupted traffic in India’s...

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    India opener slams trolls for skin colour

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2017

    India opening batsman Abhinav Mukund has lashed out at social media trolls for comments he received on his skin tone and has called for a...

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    Growing supply glut threatens worse to come for restive Indian farmers

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 11:01pm on June 09, 2017

    Bountiful monsoon rains are unlikely to lift India’s rural economy this year, and may instead compound the woes of millions of debt-ridden farmers who are...

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    Five Indian farmers shot dead as protests mount

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:49am on June 07, 2017

    Five Indian farmers were shot dead on Tuesday at a protest in the central state of Madhya Pradesh, according to news reports, marking an escalation...

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    India to levy only 3pc tax on gold under GST, industry relieved

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 11:35pm on June 04, 2017

    India will tax gold at a rate of 3 per cent under a new nationwide sales tax that comes into effect on July 1, the...

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    Pain from India’s phone wars extends beyond RCom’s sibling spat

    Reuters . Mumbai/ Bengaluru | Updated at 10:59pm on May 30, 2017

    Reliance Communications’ balance sheet troubles, which have wiped off more than a third of its value this month, have thrown into sharp relief the squeeze...

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    Modi’s generics-only drugs plan worries Indian pharma sector

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 11:24pm on May 26, 2017

    India’s plan to bring in a law to ensure doctors prescribe medicines only by their generic names risks proliferating the sale of substandard drugs in...