Manmohan Singh

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  • India wants websites to screen derogatory content

    India's top telecommunications official said Tuesday that Internet giants such as Facebook and Google have ignored his demands to screen derogatory material from their sites, so the government would have to act on its own.

  • Indian police secure the scene of a blast outside the High Court in New Delhi on Sept. 7, 2011. A bomb apparently hidden in a briefcase exploded outside a gate crowded with petitioners waiting to enter the building. (Associated Press)

    Briefcase bomb kills 11 in India's capital

    An al Qaeda-linked terror group claimed responsibility for a briefcase bomb that killed at least 11 people and injured more than 65 others when it exploded Wednesday morning outside a New Delhi courthouse.

  • SANDERS: India's perfect storm of problems

    Pollyannas had looked to the globe's "emerging economies" - China, India, Brazil, et al. - for growth to help ward off worldwide economic recession, as the Western economies and Japan stumbled.

  • Hunger strike in India called demagoguery

    Criticism mounted Monday against an Indian activist's hunger strike, with public figures saying it threatens democracy and smacks of demagoguery, even as thousands joined his protest demanding stronger anti-corruption legislation.

  • Indian police officers look over debris, covered by blue tarps, at the Mumbai Opera House, one of three sites where bombings killed 18 people and wounded 131 on Wednesday. Residents reacted with anger over the lack of security. "Our life is cheap," one said. (Associated Press)

    Anger, grief sweep India after Mumbai blasts

    Residents of India's commerce capital expressed grief Thursday over a trio of synchronized bombings that killed 18 and wounded 131, and anger over the government's failure to stop terror attacks since the 2008 siege of Mumbai.

  • SANDERS: China, India not immune to economic undertow

    The globalized economy's undertow is ripping all around the world.

  • ** FILE ** Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad listens to a question during a press conference in Tehran on Monday, Nov. 29, 2010. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

    Political reasons led to Iranian's visit

    The Indian government hosted Iran's president in 2008 to appease India's left-wing and Muslim voters, according to a U.S. diplomatic cable published Monday by the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks.

  • McCartney urges India to declare vegetarian day

    Outspoken vegetarian Paul McCartney is urging India to declare a national Vegetarian Day to celebrate meat-free living and compassion toward animals.

  • Warm words don't belie India-China border tensions

    NEW DELHI | The theme of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao's visit to India was "friends, not rivals," but a border dispute remains a source of tension and, analysts warn, potential conflict between the Asian giants.

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