Showing posts with label India. Show all posts
Showing posts with label India. Show all posts

Sunday, April 4, 2021

Fest der Farben: Inder feiern trotz Corona-Krise

 

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 Hunderte von Hindu-Anhängern strömten am Freitag in die Stadt Varanasi im nordindischen Bundesstaat Uttar Pradesh, um das Fest der Farben zu feiern. 

Sunday, January 3, 2021

Tibetans in exile vote in India for their political leader - The Hindu

Tibetans in exile vote in India for their political leader

Hundreds of Tibetans in exile braved the rain and cold Sunday in India’s northern city of Dharmsala, where the exiled government is based, and voted for their new political leader as the current officeholder’s five-year term nears its end.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

India mob kills Muslim man for allegedly killing cow

India mob kills Muslim man for allegedly killing cow
A muslim man accused of killing a cow was beaten to death by a mob in central India, police said Sunday, the latest vigilante murder over the animal considered sacred by Hindus.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

India, China leaders’ meeting to ease tensions over border

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is meeting this week with Chinese President Xi Jinping, a visit that could reset a complicated relationship that faced several tests last year, including a border standoff, AP reports.

Friday, November 10, 2017

Indian city gets rid of beggars ahead of Ivanka Trump visit

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Hundreds of beggars in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad have been removed from the streets and placed in shelters ahead of Ivanka Trump's visit to the city, the police told EFE Friday.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Tibetan student self-immolates in India

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A Tibetan student has self-immolated in India after shouting "freedom", police said on Saturday, injuring himself critically.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Indian Supreme Court rules rivers are not people

India's sacred Ganges and Yamuna rivers cannot be considered "living entities", the country's top court has ruled, suspending an earlier order that granted them the same legal rights as humans.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

UN court orders Pakistan not to execute Indian national

The International Court of Justice on Thursday ordered Pakistan not to execute an Indian naval officer convicted of espionage and terrorism, in a case that has further strained relations between the Asian neighbors.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Chinese FM hails Sino-Greek civilization exchanges, mutual learning

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday spoke highly of the civilization exchanges between his country and Greece, hailing the mutual learning between the two ancient civilizations as exemplary.

Friday, March 3, 2017

India to host Dalai Lama in disputed territory, defying China

Indian federal government representatives will meet the Dalai Lama when he visits a sensitive border region controlled by India but claimed by China, officials said, despite a warning from Beijing that it would damage ties.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Indian PM overturns bull-wrestling ban

An Indian state on Saturday lifted a Supreme Court ban on a popular bull-wrestling festival  after Prime Minister Narendra Modi ordered the event should be allowed to go ahead.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

India Saves Almost 200 Children in Biggest Child Labor Bust

Indian police on Tuesday rescued nearly 200 children working in brick kilns in the southern state of Telangana, in one of the biggest operations contained within the government’s ongoing efforts to tackle child labor and trafficking.

Saturday, December 31, 2016

New Delhi Steps Up Efforts To Protect Sacred Cows

India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration is getting tougher on the illegal use of cows for consumption and export, in light of centuries of Hindu thought revering cows for their gentle, maternal nature.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

China warns India over Dalai Lama, India dismisses the warning

China on Friday objected to the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama Dalai Lama’s Decemer 10 meeting with President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapathi Bhavan during a children’s summit saying India must respect China’s “core interests” to avoid “any disturbance” to the bilateral ties.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.