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Demonetization: Gujarat farmers "reveal" how they are suffering, yet say they are scared to talk about it

It's mischievous, Gujarat govt "closed down" Narmada dam gates disregarding plight of 20,000 outees: Medha Patkar

Project Remonetisation: Apogee of divisiveness amidst effort to paint Dubaiesque picture of India Rising

Calling Vibrant Gujarat business meet anti-farmer, top leader to hold foot march against "pro-industry" land laws

RBI in spot? Allegations fly high, it tied up with "blacklisted" British co to supply note printing equipment

Not consulted for demonetization, economists are "hamstrung" as there's no precedence: Top pro-Modi scribe

Indore-Patna Express train accident seen as opportune time to switchover to "safer" stainless steel coaches

In late 19th century, traders left India because of colonial oppression, "weren't aware" of racist South Africa

Britain's secular minority women reject as "discriminatory" Home Affairs hearing of those using Shariat arbitration

Subverting MGNREGA, Odisha govt imposes commercial plantation on land allocated under Forest Rights Act

Modi's currency ban qualified an "ivory tower move", coming from government living in a "parallel universe"

Gujarat CM to "discuss" lifting ban on investment in most polluted clusters with industrial associations

300 children die of Japanese encephalitis in Odisha's Malkangiri, govt "undermining" depth of disease: Top doctor

Gujarat govt: Jha Commission report on corruption in resettling Narmada dam oustees "poorly prepared"

To these professionals, Modi is a "nation builder", as if this is happening for the first time in independent India

54% Facebook users support BJP to rule Gujarat, as against 41% favouring Congress in a unique social media poll

Docs treating Kashmir violence victims being routinely harassed, hospitals, women's wards raided: Report

Foolhardy to assume demonetization would extinguish black money, warns Finance Ministry research paper

Drop Sagarmala project, it would lead to eco-devastation, displacement along Indian coast: Civil society meet

Gujarat manhole deaths: High Court seeks details of what state govt has done to compensate kin by Dec 7

Demonetization: South Gujarat farmers protest, warn Modi, it will lead to failure of winter crop due to cash crunch

Cancel BJP politician's appointment to NHRC, you have powers to do it: PUCL writes to President of India

India's under-5 pneumonia-diarrhea deaths go up in 2015-16, albeit marginally; action plan far off target: Report

Demonetization: Foreign missions seek removal of restriction on embassy accounts, it "violates" Vienna accord

Demonetization a miscalculation, puts economy in chaos, Modi's ways becoming bizarre: Top US media house

Ex-Modi confidante: Top Ahmedabad tycoon knew of demonetization in advance, transferred black to white

Fresh eviction notices to Himachal's forest-dwelling Dalits "despite" Rahul Gandhi assurance to implement FRA

Online abuse "affects" 50% plus Indian women using social media, 36% don't respond due to "lack of support"

British archives document "links" Godse with RSS, is quoted as saying, RSS "welcomed" the assissination

Modi intention questioned: Just 0.028% of demonetized currency is fake, Rs 1.14 lakh crore bad debts waived

Jharkhand villagers live under constant "trauma, fear", don't stay at night following Oct 1 Hazaribagh police firing

Demonetization "cost" would reach Rs 40,000 crore, loss to working days 300 million, plus GDP loss: CARE

Rs 2000 note has radio frequency tracking mechanism: IIM-Bangalore don who advised Modi to demonetize

Demonetization: India's economic growth unlikely to improve till second half of 2018, predicts Motilal Oswal

Fake registries scam: Cops pick up Narmada dam oustees in wee hours, no action against officials, says NBA

Delhi Univ professor charged with murder in Chhattisgarh as she exposed atrocities in Bastar: Civil rights bodies

Delhi anti-war show equates Hindutva "war mongering" with Pak jehadi onslaught, questions military actions

Replace India's US ambassador with ex-military man for "strategic" relations with Trump: Modi's NRI protege

Chidambaram: new series notes to cost Rs 20,000 crore; top economist: does govt know what's black money?

PUCL to challenge appointment of BJP politician as NHRC member in Supreme Court, calls move "sinister"

Jharkhand violence: Following 7 deaths, 80 injuries, agitating people being picked up "randomly": NGO network

Demonetizing Rs 500 and 1,000 notes will lead to decrease in purchases, profits, investment, income

Govt of India "cancels" foreign funding license of 25 NGOs sans valid reason: Amnesty, Human Rights Watch

UK's trade deal with India would amount to "endorsing" enslaved work, warns Britain's Anti-Slavery International

Modi "promised" Kanu Ramdas Gandhi help which never came, Mahatma's grandson died in Surat as a loner

India's air pollution problem is "being discussed in post-Diwali Delhi terms", lacks perspective: Greenpeace

Modi must see Fukushima firsthand to experience 2011 nuke disaster, shouldn't sign deal: Japanese women

Dismantling democracy: Today it’s not merely writing on the wall; freedoms are curtailed, dissidence quashed

Govt of India "reveals": It was quite lenient on NDTV, imposing just 24 hour ban despite the plea for 30 days

Govt of India decision to ban NDTV "untenable", continuation of efforts to muzzle dissent, NGOs: PUCL