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Censor Board bans Muzaffarnagar riots film on Home Ministry review; High Court had wanted it be cleared

1,600 hectares Uttarakhand forests on fire, timber mafia behind "national emergency", alleges Facebook post

Three-day Narmada oustees' Bhopal fast ends, NBA seeks Jha Commission report on corruption in rehabilitation

Gandhi’s Gujarat retaliates, forms Namak Satyagraha Samiti to fight government move to impose salt tax

Gujarat officials: Under Modi, govt "did nothing" for construction workers' welfare; 7 of 731 deaths compensated

Gujarat No 5 in FDI inflow in India, far from being No 1 in India-China: Official data "contradict" thinktank claim

Australian conservation group knocks Queensland Supreme Court against Adanis' $16 billion coalmining project

Modi government sitting on 170 high court judges' appointment, lack of judicial reforms: Prashant Bhushan

UN report says India's foreign funding law being "arbitrarily" used against NGOs to silence criticism, is capricious

NBA to protest Madhya Pradesh "failure" to rehabilitate Narmada dam oustees, cites Gujarat success

Oversee industrial corridor funding by World Bank, others: People's groups seek Parliamentary panel intervention

Muslims in India "compelled" to leave their homes, migrate to slums where other Muslims live: UN official

India's business entry density, indicator of entrepreneurial dynamism, is one of the poorest: World Bank report

Indian states "neglecting" tribal interests are also highly rated for Ease of Doing Business by Modi, World Bank

Capt Amarinder Singh denied permission to address Canadian diaspora, terms it "gag order" in letter to Trudeau

Gujarat "leads" in FDI investment, India replaces China as top destination due to privatization, labour reforms

Plea to "transfer" out hydro power units to J&K: Transparency urged in power supply to Punjab, North India

70% Indian business executives justify corruption to meet financial targets, one of the highest in the world

In desire to control media, Modi envisages journalism univ by ex-propaganda officials: Global media watchdog

Mumbai slumdwellers not to be forcibly evicted, Maharashtra govt assures top social acivist Medha Patkar

Model Gujarat fails to spend "enough" on social sector, especially education, reveals RBI's state budgets study

1,500 Mumbai slumdwellers face eviction without rehabilitation by May first week: Mangroves cell "clampdown"

Rural Gujarat's 47 per cent people defecate in open, 63 per cent villages don't have drainage facility: NSSO

Pro-Modi Adani Group "wins" confidence vote of Aussie indigenous group for $16 b coalmining project

US report notes Gujarat govt "failure" to provide justice to 2002 riot victims, "curb" on Patels' right to agitate

Why is there no reservation for Dalit Muslims, Christians, wonders US State Dept's India Human Rights report

Just 50% compensation under Gujarat land acquisition law; 70% state area "wouldn't need" farmers' consent

Gujarat's state-owned hospitals take a beating, as people increasingly depend on private facilities: Govt data

Impose "sin tax" on sugar-sweetened beverages in India: UK, US, Indian, Mexican medical experts to MPs

Model Gujarat's 'urban lag'? State's 41% households have internet access, as against all-India average of 49%

To 51.7% women it's"usual" in India for a husband to beat his wife if she leaves home without telling him: Report

Low agricultural demand, poor export, import scenarios "weak spots" in India's growth outlook: World Bank

World Bank steps up pressure, tells India to quickly "reform" economy, lest 7.7% growth not achieveable in 2017

Pope Francis takes a stand with the refugees of the world, demonstrates it in word and deed

Film on Tehri dam highlights "failure" of judiciary to look into rehabilitation of oustees, ecological destruction

Pak Hindus: Poor farmers victims of land grab, girls abducted, forced to marry, says activist Rabia Mahmood

Cancel Romila Thapar as Ambedkar Memorial Lecture speaker as she "overlooked" caste issues: Dalit body

Gujarat land acquisition amendments "undermine" communities' right to participate in consultation: Amnesty

Why hasn't India signed 1962 UN convention on minimum age of marriage, registration? asks UNICEF document

Instead of Gandhi, Sardar, Modi, Gujarat should reflect aspirations of social groups, inequalities: Scholar

Land acquisition in Odisha: How lurking gap between R&R policy, implementation is "diluting" pro-farmer law

India's urban poverty doubles since 1950s, pace of urbanization lower than South Asian countries, China: Study

"Forced" eviction in Mumbai: Slum dwellers' delegation seeks abolition of "discriminatory" cut-off date

Rs 29,000 crore scam? Forty top Indian companies being "investigated" for over-invoicing imported coal

Indo-Saudi joint statement on terrorism targets Iran, not Pakistan; Modi "charmed" into receiving Sash honour

After forced to migrate following rape, threat to life, 23 Gujarat Dalits seek internal displacement status

Modi's pay back time to UPA’s "wrongs"? Deft hands at work for measured steps to sidestep anti-defection law

Modi's pay back time to UPA’s "wrongs"? Deft hands at work for measured steps to sidestep anti-defection law

Fading eco-challenge to Adanis' $22 billion Aussie coal project? Nood to mining on 28,000 ha amidst protest

Modi's rupee bond plan for overseas Indians, mimicing China, "falls flat"; not one rupee raised: Report