Category: India

hungary-ready-to-sanction-big-tech-for-‘systemic-abuses’-of-free-speech
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Jan
2021

Hungary ready to sanction Big Tech for ‘systemic abuses’ of free speechHungary ready to sanction Big Tech for ‘systemic abuses’ of free speech

Hungary ready to sanction Big Tech for ‘systemic abuses’ of free speech ****News Topic 258***** Hungary Weighs Big Tech Sanctions Over ‘Systemic Abuses’ Of Free Speech Hungary Weighs Big Tech Sanctions Over ‘Systemic Abuses’ Of Free Speech Hungarian Justice Minister Judit Varga said Monday that Hungary is considering sanctions against big tech firms over alleged […]

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report:-five-dead-in-fire-at-india’s-largest-vaccine-manufacturing-building
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Jan
2021

REPORT: Five Dead In Fire At India’s Largest Vaccine Manufacturing BuildingREPORT: Five Dead In Fire At India’s Largest Vaccine Manufacturing Building

January 21, 2021 10:18 AM ET Multiple people are reportedly dead after a fire broke out at the Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine producer, as companies try to mass produce COVID-19 vaccines. The fire reportedly broke out Thursday at the Serum Institute in Pune City in a building reportedly under construction, killing […]

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india-to-export-covid-19-vaccine-to-lower-income-nations-as-early-as-wednesday:-report
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Jan
2021

India To Export COVID-19 Vaccine To Lower Income Nations As Early As Wednesday: REPORTIndia To Export COVID-19 Vaccine To Lower Income Nations As Early As Wednesday: REPORT

India will export batches of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to low and middle-income countries as early as Wednesday, according to a Reuters report. The Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine was granted emergency use authorization by the World Health Organization in India on Jan. 6, according to Reuters. The current distribution plan from one of the world’s leading drug […]

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indian-state-bans-islamic-schools,-opposition-says-the-move-aims-to-‘wipe-out-muslims’
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Jan
2021

Indian State Bans Islamic Schools, Opposition Says The Move Aims To ‘Wipe Out Muslims’Indian State Bans Islamic Schools, Opposition Says The Move Aims To ‘Wipe Out Muslims’

An Indian state has passed a law to ban all Islamic schools and convert them into regular schools, drawing criticism that the move aims to suppress Muslims in the Hindu-majority country, numerous sources reported. Assam, India will be converting more than 700 madrasas — government-run Islamic schools — into general education schools by April. The […]

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report:-police-find-animal-feces,-acid,-inedible-substances-in-counterfeit-spice-factory-raid
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Dec
2020

REPORT: Police Find Animal Feces, Acid, Inedible Substances In Counterfeit Spice Factory RaidREPORT: Police Find Animal Feces, Acid, Inedible Substances In Counterfeit Spice Factory Raid

A spice factory in Hathras, Uttar Pradesh, India, manufactured counterfeit spices using odd adulterants such as donkey excrement, acid and hay, local police discovered during a raid, according to Business Today.  The factory had altered various products, including chili powder, powdered coriander, and “garam masala,” Business Today reported. (RELATED: ‘Toy Police’ Documents Allege Feds Loosened […]

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report:-husband-arrested-after-letting-friends-gang-rape-wife-after-losing-bet,-throwing-acid-in-her-face
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Dec
2020

REPORT: Husband Arrested After Letting Friends Gang-Rape Wife After Losing Bet, Throwing Acid In Her FaceREPORT: Husband Arrested After Letting Friends Gang-Rape Wife After Losing Bet, Throwing Acid In Her Face

December 15, 2020 11:57 AM ET A gambler in India threw acid on his wife after losing a bet to his friends, The Independent reported. “The couple was married for about 10 years. Her husband was into gambling and he lost her in a bet in late October,” Rajesh Kumar Jha, a senior police official […]

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Dec
2020

Politician Pushes To Make Killing Cows Punishable With Prison To Protect Animal ActivistsPolitician Pushes To Make Killing Cows Punishable With Prison To Protect Animal Activists

December 11, 2020 2:59 PM ET An Indian minister pushed for a new law banning the slaughter of cows in order to those who have carried out vigilante attacks to protect the animals. C N Ashwath Narayan, deputy chief minister of the state of Karnataka, made the statement after the state’s lower house passed the […]

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Dec
2020

Unidentified Disease Has Sickened Hundreds, Killed 1 In Southern IndiaUnidentified Disease Has Sickened Hundreds, Killed 1 In Southern India

Hundreds have been hospitalized and at least one person has died in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh after contracting an unidentified illness, reports from Indian outlets said Monday. The disease was first spotted in Eluru, a city close to India’s eastern coast with approximately 200,000 people. Since Saturday, patients have experienced a range […]

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‘love-jihad’:-muslim-man-thrown-in-jail-for-trying-to-convert-hindu-love-interest
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Dec
2020

‘Love Jihad’: Muslim Man Thrown In Jail For Trying To Convert Hindu Love Interest‘Love Jihad’: Muslim Man Thrown In Jail For Trying To Convert Hindu Love Interest

A 21-year-old Muslim man was arrested Wednesday in Uttar Pradesh, India, after allegedly trying to convert a Hindu woman to Islam, which is illegal under a new controversial law. Tikaram Rathone filed a police report alleging 21-year-old Owais Ahmed tried to coerce his married 20-year-old Hindu daughter to convert to Islam in order to marry […]

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