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An Indian company seeking to buy 50,000 tonnes of asbestos every year? It's a clear intention to profit out of mass disaster

India's 88% policymakers "don't know" women's early marriage rate, 77% maternal mortality rate, 38% UN's SDGs

India ranks 131st in procedures, 110th in time taken to start business among 137 countries: WEF report

Govt of India uses 16-yr-old data to provide students minority scholarship, RTE group suspects whopping 20% gap

Modi as Gujarat CM "encouraged" cow vigilantes, were awarded for raiding "illegal" cattle transportation: Report

Govt of India "ignores" tribal communities while forming mineral policy committee, during consultations: mm&P

Darjeeling bandh formally called off as Gorkha Janmukti Morcha "loses" ground, BJP becomes "inconsequential"

Police lathicharge on BHU girl students is threat to pluralist, democratic, critical traditions sustaining India's higher education

Modi's Saubhagya is old wine in new bottle, "copies" 2005 UPA rural electrification scheme for "willing" households

Modi "knew" of police attack on Banaras girl students, violence was preceded by varsity's 'private security': NAPM

Naive to assume Modi wasn't aware of Banaras students' protest when he was in town, or ruthless lathi-charge after he left

55,000 poor Chennai families to be evicted sans any resettlement plan, online petition floated to stop "disaster"

Entry of far right in Bundestag: Assertion of retrograde German nationalism, anti-immigration and anti-Islam

Despite HC order, Gujarat govt fails to give permanent doctor to island-village off top private port, Pipavav

Narmada canals "caused" massive North Gujarat floods in July, were constructed without eco-assessment

Dalits alone should elect their candidates: Ahead of Gujarat polls, Dalit rights leader revives Ambedkar's demand

India's current account deficit unlikely to come down, may reach $40 billion in fiscal 2017-18: Well-known economist

Arnab Goswami making Republic TV "more about himself than the news", asserts another top right-wing editor

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project was dropped in 2005: PMO found it would need to be subsidized for ever

New round of character assassination of top investigative woman journo "timed" with Gujarat Files' Hindi edition

Indian business over-invoicing to shift money abroad, expects rupee to sharply fall: Top US-based economist

Why it is necessary to disprove Modi and his henchmen, who think: Hate, violence, discrimination must to cling on to power

Darjeeling normalising? West Bengal govt feels "insulted": Rajnath Singh meets person with "shady" background

Electrocution in India kills 10,000 people annually; casualty includes 350 elephants, 180 flamingos in 5 years

Out of Congress, Vaghela, 77, declares himself Gujarat CM candidate of new non-party outfit, claims "wide" support

Delhi Muslims vent their anger: Why did Kejriwal want Urdu school running in Eidgah to be closed down?, they ask

Gujarat authorities try to block Karwan-e-Mohabbat's campaign for peace, speakers notice atmosphere of fear

NGO posts 1 lakh postcards to Gujarat CM, submits plea to 33 district collectors to set up state minorities dept

Three BJP chief ministers, 2000 Varanasi priests didn't attend Modi's Narmada dam birthday bash; it failed: NBA

Japan-India cooperation in conflict mitigation will help respond disaster recovery among Asian communities facing conflicts

Gujarat is thirsty, its fields are parched. For whom have Narmada dam's height increased and its gates closed?

70% of Gujarat's resettled Narmada oustees not happy, 54% want to go back, 82% don't have pucca houses: Study

Neither Gujarat CM nor PM is sensitive to adivasis, farmers, fishworkers who are compelled to sacrifice for Narmada project

Operating in tin sheds from Eidgah, razed during Emergency, give Delhi Urdu school land, building: HC orders

Gujarat farmers' leader writes to Japanese PM Abe on human rights "violations" in state amidst local protests

Ahead of Modi's birthday bash, Narmada waters rise to 128.5 metres in valley, enter Rajghat, Nisarpur, other villages

India ranks worse than comparable BRICS countries in achieving UN development goals, better than Pak, B'desh

Madhya Pradesh Narmada dam oustees shave their head to tell Modi: Your governance is "dead"

Telugu Dalit scholar gets death threats, says: Social smuggling denotes tight caste business encirclement

Panels at Sabarmati Ashram create the impression: Modi's "work" is natural extension of Gandhi's experiments with truth