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Bangladesh Growth Pegged at 8 Pct This Year –With IT 53Pct of GDP

Bangladesh exports nearly $1 billion of IT services (53pct of GDP) every year – a figure…

Increasing Violence, Turmoil in Kashmir Since PM Modi’s 370 Move

DESPARDES (UPDATED) — Kashmir has been experiencing increasing amounts of violence and turmoil since New Delhi…

Indian Woman ‘Rises From the Dead’ During Funeral Preparations After Apparent Misdiagnosis

RT — A woman in southwestern India succumbed to a high fever, lost consciousness and was…

Envoys from U.S., 15 Other Nations Visit Jammu & Kashmir, EU Envoys Decline

The European Union declined to take part over lack of access to detained politicians. DESPARDES (Updated)…

Man Kills 12-Year-Old Sister in Sacrifice to Goddess of War, Indian Police Say

DESPARDES — Indian officials have recovered a young girl’s headless body from a forest in Odisha…

BJP Losing Control of India? (Map)

DESPARDES — A snowballing of Hindu nationalism is adding to the changing face of one of…