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India's Tendulkar bats for campaign against child labour on Twitter
Himalayan Times

Situation in Afghanistan remains highly volatile, Indian Embas...

The Embassy of India in Kabul has issued a security alert to the Indian citizens residing in Afghanistan and travelling to the country, warning regarding the persistent volatile situation of the country. All Indians residing in Afghanistan and ... South Asia Monitor, 6 hours ago
India's Interface with Pak-China Axis South Asia Analysis Group, 1 hour ago
Al Ahram

103-year-old new citizen votes in his first election

Agencies/Kolkata Frail, aided by his grandson and beaming with pride, 103-year-old Asgar Ali was among thousands who cast their ballots for the first time in elections held in West Bengal yesterday. Caught in one of the world's most ...
 Gulf Times16 hours ago At 103, Indian man votes in first election  Yahoo! India23 hours ago At 103, new Indian citizen votes in first poll  Gulf News21 hours ago At 103, Indian man votes in first polls  Bangladesh Daily Star18 hours ago

Bengal polls: 103-year-old casts vote for first time

Cooch Behar, May 5: Asgar Ali perhaps became the oldest first-time voter in India when he cast his ballot in the final phase of the West Bengal Assembly election in Cooch Behar district of North Bengal on Thursday (May 5) at the age of 103. ...
 Oneindia1 day ago West Bengal polls -- phase 6: Coochbehar votes for first time; voter turnout 84%  Mid Day7 hours ago 103 Year Old, His 3 Generations Vote For The First Time In Cooch Behar  NDTV1 day ago 103-Year-Old Man Among First Time Voters In Final Round Of Bengal Polls  NDTV1 day ago
Calcutta Telegraph

India's new 'enclave' citizens in historic first vote

Thousands of people living in enclaves along the Bangladesh border have voted for the first time in India after remaining virtually stateless for six decades. They became citizens of India last year after Bangladesh and India exchanged more than ...
 BBC1 day ago Enclaves in first flush of franchise  The Hindu1 day ago Future tense for former enclave dwellers  Calcutta Telegraph1 day ago Trapped for decades in a byzantine border dispute, these Indians are voting for the first time  DailyNews724.com3 days ago
DNA India

103-yr-old among 9,776 voters who will vote for the first time since 1947

In a virtual no-man's land ever since India became independent in 1947, more than 9,500 persons living in 51 enclaves in Coochbehar district are exercising their franchise for the first time on May 5. Excitement is palpable among the voters, who till recently belonged to no country and hence were devoid of any right belonging to a citizen. Among the 9,776 people from Cooch Behar who are set to vote for the first time on Thursday in the sixth phase of assembly polls in West Bengal is ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago West Bengal Elections 2016: Enclave-dwellers in Coochbehar to vote for first time since Independence  DNA India3 days ago 51 Bengal enclaves to vote for the first time after officially being declared Indian territory  Firstpost.com3 days ago Bengal enclave-dwellers to cast first-ever vote!  The Freepress Journal2 days ago

To solve Kashmir-crisis,India first needs to treat Kashmiris as equal citizens

WRITING in the 1950s, Mridula Sarabhai described the situation in Kashmir and its relationship to India as a "khayaalon ki ladai" a clash of ideas. A Gandhian activist who had been deeply involved in Kashmir affairs since the 1940s, becoming ...
 Kashmir Observer1 week ago How can Kashmiri Muslims love India?  Meri News1 week ago

MP to be first state in India to have a happiness ministry

Following the example of Bhutan, which measures its prosperity by gauging the citizens' happiness quotient and not GDP, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday announced a happiness ministry to measure the state's progress. BHOPAL: ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Inspired by Bhutan, Madhya Pradesh to create 'department of happiness' to keep its citizens stress  First Post.com1 month ago

Aadhaar Card Linked App Developed For Citizen Verification; Can It Incite Identity Thefts?

Swabhimaanya , an organization authorized by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has created India’s first Aadhaar Card linked app to verify any Indian citizen instantly. Termed as ‘TrustId’ , this app has been specially developed for ...
 Trak.in1 month ago The Pakistani conundrum  Rediff.com1 month ago India backtracks on precondition for Pakistan talks  Muslim News3 days ago Indian citizen in Pakistan arrested for illegally possessing identity card  First Post.com2 months ago
Times of India

China's air quality improving while India's is deteriorating

In 2015, probably for the first time this century, the average particulate matter (PM) exposure was higher for Indian citizens compared to the exposure of Chinese people, an analysis of Nasa satellite data has shown.
 Times of India2 months ago Pollution in India higher than China, says Greenpeace  DNA2 months ago

Dont persecute Kanhaiyas Mr President. Use them for nation building

Krishna Sobti, a nonagenarian litterateur, wrote to Indias First Citizen to express her concern about disturbing divisive traits in the current atmosphere. Here, Catch reproduces the letter: Your Excellency, You are the pioneer of billions of sons and ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago
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