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At 75, India’s democracy is under pressure like never before

Springfield News-Sun 12 Aug 2022
India was more successful than most in doing that,” said Booker Prize-winning novelist and activist Arundhati Roy ... in New Delhi, India Feb ... FILE - Authorities demolish the residence of activist Javed Ahmad they say has been constructed illegally in Prayagraj, India June 12, 2022.
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India at 75

Dispatch Argus 12 Aug 2022
... illegally in Prayagraj, India June 12, 2022.
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India at 75: Upper caste Muslims have kept casteism in Islam hidden for personal benefit, ...

TeluguStop 12 Aug 2022
By Rahul Kumar. New Delhi, Aug 12. Social activist and Unani doctor, Faiyaz Ahmad Fyzie, has ruffled many feathers among India's Muslim community. Source.TeluguStop.com Read More. ....
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India at 75: How Hindu nationalism overshadows the promise of secularism

Deutsche Welle 12 Aug 2022
India is being gradually transformed from being a secular, multicultural state to a Hindu supremacist one, say activists and minority groups ... .
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Letters to the Editor: The obsession with looking perfect

The Telegraph India 11 Aug 2022
Sir — It was heartening to learn that the Supreme Court of India has granted regular bail to the octogenarian poet and activist, Varavara Rao, considering his advanced age and ailments (“Bail for Varavara, overruling NIA”, Aug 11) ... The 16 arrested intellectuals, activists and lawyers should not be left in limbo ... It is still a proud moment for India.
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Dubai-based entrepreneur Alisha Moopen and Ruma Devi join forces to launch a unique healthcare initiative

Khaleejtimes 11 Aug 2022
In a recent development, Alisha Moopen, deputy managing director of Aster DM Healthcare, and India’s well-known rural activist Ruma Devi, have jointly launched ‘Mission Barmer 2022’, in Rajasthan, India ... the Human Welfare Foundation, in the village of Barmer in Rajasthan, India.
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No takers for Mumbai’s Jinnah House, where Gandhi, Nehru discussed Partition

The Siasat Daily 11 Aug 2022
For the next 20 years, the house was abandoned and in 2003, a part of it was handed to the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) for its activities, though Pakistan kept demanding it for its Consulate, or even as the headquarters of Pakistan International Airlines, while activists wanted it for a Pakistan-India friendship centre.
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PTI can shut down entire Pakistan, warns Imran

The News International 11 Aug 2022
When our government was in power, the first reaction that came from India was that Imran Khan had been brought into power by the army and that he was a puppet. When our government was ousted, there were celebrations in India and Israel ... Imran said India was constantly pained that his government and the army were on the same page.
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Bhavani Devi wins gold, defends Commonwealth Fencing Championship title

Indian Express 10 Aug 2022
“This gold medal only adds to our belief that fencing in India is growing and I am confident that the day is not far away when we will have Indian fencers competing at the top international tournaments regularly including the Olympics,” said Bhatia ... Supreme Court grants bail to activist Varavara Rao on medical grounds.
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Pune RTI activist fights out ‘social boycott’ for not inviting village deity to daughter’s marriage

Indian Express 10 Aug 2022
1Pune RTI activist fights out ‘social boycott’ for not inviting village deity to daughter’s marriage2Pune ... The MANS activists counselled them by explaining to them how social boycott is an offence as per the law ... Shah Rukh Khan thought Chak De! India was 'worst film', Salman Khan refused to do it ... India needs calibrated response.
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Justice U U Lalit appointed 49th CJI

Indian Express 10 Aug 2022
For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App ... Chief Justice of India (CJI) CJI N V Ramana ... Supreme Court grants bail to activist Varavara Rao on medical grounds ... Shah Rukh Khan thought Chak De! India was 'worst film', Salman Khan refused to do it ... Supreme Court grants bail to activist Varavara Rao on medical grounds.
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Kapil Sharma pens appreciation note for ‘paagal director’ Nandita Das: ‘Most hardworking and talented…’

Indian Express 10 Aug 2022
Supreme Court grants bail to activist Varavara Rao on medical grounds ... Shah Rukh Khan thought Chak De! India was 'worst film', Salman Khan refused to do it ... Supreme Court grants bail to activist Varavara Rao on medical grounds ... Olivia Newton-John was a singer, Hollywood star and cancer activist ... India needs calibrated response.
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Varavara Rao: Jailed poet, 82, gets bail from Supreme Court

BBC News 10 Aug 2022
India's Supreme Court has granted bail ... Mr Rao is among some of India's most prominent activists and public intellectuals who are being held under the draconian UAPA (Unlawful Activities Prevention Act) - an anti-terrorism law that makes it almost impossible to get bail.
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'We're back, baby': New bill boosts US climate credibility

The Nashville Ledger 10 Aug 2022
will be empowered to put more pressure on China, India and other nations that have high emissions but have been unwilling to cut back for economic reasons ... Shayak Sengupta, a fellow at the Observer Research Foundation America, a Washington-based affiliate of a think tank in India, was less enthusiastic ... Climate activists said the U.S.
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‘We’re back, baby’: New bill boosts US climate credibility

The Trentonian 10 Aug 2022
will be empowered to put more pressure on China, India and other nations that have high emissions but have been unwilling to cut back for economic reasons ... Shayak Sengupta, a fellow at the Observer Research Foundation America, a Washington-based affiliate of a think tank in India, was less enthusiastic ... Climate activists said the U.S.

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