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Smoke to ink? Indian inventors try a novel approach to tame air pollution

The device could capture 90 percent of the soot particles from cooled diesel exhaust, which can be used to make ink.

Campaigners concerned as India delays tough new anti-trafficking law

The draft bill aims to make India a leader in the fight against such crimes in South Asia.

YouTube video reunites Indian man with family after 40 years

Khomdram Gambhir Singh was 26 when he left his home in Imphal and never returned, said reports.
April 19, 2018 | 05:01 pm GMT+7

India withdraws controversial 'fake news' order after backlash

The directive was considered a 'shocking and unacceptable attack' on India's freedom of the press, said a U.S. professor.
April 03, 2018 | 05:26 pm GMT+7

India, with eye on China ties, bans Tibetans rally in New Delhi

Relations between China and India have been tense in recent months.
March 08, 2018 | 05:23 pm GMT+7

Indian workers clash with fashion bosses as union activity rises

Increasing number of workers in the south Indian garment hub have been suspended or dismissed within days of joining unions.
February 01, 2018 | 10:27 am GMT+7

India plans closer Southeast Asia maritime ties to counter China

India already has strong naval ties with Southeast Asian countries, including Vietnam. 
January 25, 2018 | 02:27 pm GMT+7

Dozens of rape victim support centers to open in India

Fifty-one centers will be opened in Madhya Pradesh state which has the country's worst record for rape cases.
January 23, 2018 | 03:33 pm GMT+7

Finding their voice, trafficked Indian girls testify against abusers

An estimated 200,000 Indian women and children are forced into prostitution through threat and coercion every year.
January 10, 2018 | 09:45 am GMT+7

In Asia, babies' brains at risk from toxic pollution: UN

India topped the list of countries with babies at risk, followed by China.
December 06, 2017 | 11:43 am GMT+7

India acid attack victims defiant on the haute couture catwalk

The New Delhi catwalk honored definant women suffering from acid attack. 
November 26, 2017 | 09:31 am GMT+7

Reverse migration? Pollution in India's cities draws residents back to rural life

City pollution has triggered a reverse migration trend in India - from the city to the countryside.
November 20, 2017 | 09:21 am GMT+7

From streets to smartphones: India grapples with online rape

Rape videos will later be distributed for sales on social media or whatsapp. 
November 15, 2017 | 11:14 am GMT+7

Witches beaten, buried, burned for land in princely Indian state

Poor, alone, low-caste women are targeted, and land grabbing may be the main cause. 
October 04, 2017 | 05:12 pm GMT+7

Growing unease as India curbs the net to keep the peace

Since Modi's election, 89 shutdowns have been ordered.
September 18, 2017 | 03:31 pm GMT+7
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