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Buffalo: India Walton on the Racist Massacre & Community’s Need for Gun Control, Good Jobs, Housing

Democracy Now 20 May 2022
As Buffalo, New York, mourns the loss of the 10 people killed Saturday in a racist rampage at a local grocery store in the heart of the city’s African American community, we get an update from longtime community activist and former mayoral candidate India Walton about the lack of ...
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Not just Pandits but politicians also vulnerable in KashmirToday, more than ever, those in the ...

Deccan Herald 20 May 2022
Former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah recently told a group of visiting civil society activists, "If Kashmiri Pandits are unsafe, do you think pro-India politicians are safe? I think we would be the first target in the line of fire of militants here." ... These are not sentiments of 'anti-India' leaders ... India News.
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Students warn of intense agitation if NU opts for offline exams

The Times of India 20 May 2022
Nagpur ... National Students Union of India (NSUI) activists met Chaudhari asking him to clear the suspense over the mode of exams ... We also warned him of staging indefinite protests on the university premises, which will be bigger than last time, till our demands are met,” the activists told TOI ... # Students’ speak ... Looking for Something? ... .
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Complete shutter down strike to be observed in IIOJK on Saturday

Urdu Point 20 May 2022
According to Kashmir Media Service, call for the shutdown has been given by the All Parties Hurriyat Conference which is also aimed at protesting against the illegal detention of Hurriyat leaders and activists lodged in different jails of IIOJK and India and to pay tribute to ...
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Ayodhya visit cancelled, Raj Thackeray finds no easy way out of ‘vanvas’

Indian Express 20 May 2022
For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App ... Never saw eye to eye, now out in public viewKetaki Chitale, known for controversial social media posts, had drawn ire of Maratha activists too. Home World India North East India Arunachal Pradesh Assam Manipur Meghalaya ...
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Indian climate activist, 10, invited to East Timor inauguration

Al Jazeera 19 May 2022
Among the people attending the inauguration ceremony of East Timor’s new President José Ramos-Horta will be a 10-year-old climate activist from India ... “The inclusion of climate activists in every field and decision-making process is quite important.”. The child activist said her visit would strengthen relations between India and East Timor.
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Coal, oil price surges on Ukraine war make Asia’s richest richer

Al Jazeera 19 May 2022
The war has created a tailwind for fossil fuel-based firms in India, said Chakri Lokapriya, managing director and chief investment officer at TCG Advisory Services Pvt ... India has bought millions of barrels of Urals crude in the spot market since the end of February, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
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Hyderabad: Water fountains are part of city’s Indo-Islamic heritage

The Siasat Daily 19 May 2022
Fountains have been an integral part of the Indo-Islamic or Indo-Persian architecture in India for centuries ... These should also be protected, in case miscreants try to portray those as something else in the future, in context of whatever is happening in north India,” remarked a heritage activist, who did not want to be quoted.
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Ambani, Adani reap windfall from surging oil, coal

Business Line 19 May 2022
The war has created a tailwind for fossil fuel-based firms in India, said Chakri Lokapriya, managing director and chief investment officer at TCG Advisory Services Pvt ... India has bought millions of barrels of Urals crude in the spot market since the end of February, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
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News in pictures: Thursday May 19, 2022

The Times/The Sunday Times 19 May 2022
Police in Calcutta use water canon to disperse student activists belonging to the youth wing of the BJPIndia’s ruling party — during protests over alleged irregularities in the appointment of teachers ... A cormorant plays with its prey after catching a fish at the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary in Keoladeo Ghana National Park, India.
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China accuses US of ‘interference’ after top official meets the Dalai Lama

Hindustan Times 19 May 2022
... activist Sonam Wangchuk (not pictured) on the occasion of the Earth Day in McLeod Ganj.
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Massacre in Buffalo Exposes Rotten Core of White Supremacy in US

Scheerpost 19 May 2022
(Photo via. Andre Carrotflower). By Natalia Marques / Peoples Dispatch ... Gendron killed 10 people and injured three ... Socialist activist India Walton, a Buffalo native, in an interview with Democracy Now pointed to the deep-seated history of segregation as a key part of this massacre ... As progressive activist Nina Turner wrote on Twitter, “Reminder.
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India hit with deadly flooding and heat waves at the same time

Sandhills Express 18 May 2022
... away by floods and landslides,” India’s prominent 10-year-old climate change activist Licypriya Kangujam, who lives in the Himalayan region, told CBS News ... “This is a real climate emergency,” Kangujam, India’s young climate activist, told CBS News.
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India to press ahead with strict cybersecurity rules despite industry concerns

Metro USA 18 May 2022
NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India will not change upcoming cybersecurity rules that force social media, technology companies and cloud service providers to report data breaches swiftly, despite growing industry concerns, the government said on Wednesday ... India’s junior IT ...
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Deadly tiger encounters are on the rise in India

Popular Science 18 May 2022
India is home to more than 70 percent of the world’s tigers ... The roughly 330-square-mile forested reserve, known for its resident wildlife, lies serenely in the foothills of the Western Ghats in India’s southwest state of Karnataka ... India is home to more than 70 percent of the world’s tigers.

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