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Coverage of Modi at SAARC shows all that's wrong with TV news

Nov 26, 2014

Coverage of Modi at SAARC shows all that's wrong with TV news

With PM Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif sharing the same platform at SAARC, the stage was set for some high-octane drama. #Kathmandu #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Narendra Modi #Nawaz Sharif #Nepal #NewsTracker #SAARC #Saarc Summit #South Asia #Sri Lanka
PM Modi thanks Rajapaksa for releasing 5 fishermen who were awarded death sentence

Nov 26, 2014

PM Modi thanks Rajapaksa for releasing 5 fishermen who were awarded death sentence

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held a bilateral meeting with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa during which he thanked him for pardoning and sending back five Indian fishermen, who were sentenced to death for alleged drug trafficking. #Death sentence #drug trafficking #India #Indian fishermen #Mahinda Rajapaksa #NewsTracker #PM Modi #SAARC #Sri Lanka
Mumbai sees 47% rise in rape cases, with abysmal conviction rate of 8%, says NGO

Nov 26, 2014

Mumbai sees 47% rise in rape cases, with abysmal conviction rate of 8%, says NGO

Crime against women, including rape, molestation and chain snatching, have risen sharply in the metropolis in 2013-14, while conviction rate of serious offences fell to an abysmal low of eight percent, showed a report complied by an NGO. #conviction #Crimes against women #molestation #Mumbai #NewsTracker #Rape
Ferguson verdict: What the future holds for the embattled US city

Nov 26, 2014

Ferguson verdict: What the future holds for the embattled US city

Darren Wilson spoke publicly for the first time about the confrontation, and for the second straight night crowds poured into the streets of Ferguson. #African American #Barack Obama #Black people #Darren Wilson #Ferguson #Ferguson Live #Ferguson shooting #Ferguson verdict #Michael Brown #Missouri #NewsTracker #Racism
After devastating Hughes injury, fast bowlers rush to defend Abbott

Nov 26, 2014

After devastating Hughes injury, fast bowlers rush to defend Abbott

Former Australia fast bowler Stuart Clark said Abbott had simply been doing his job as a paceman. #Australia #Cricket #Phillip Hughes #Sean Abbott #Sports #SportsTracker
Tamil Nadu: Actress-turned-politician Khushboo joins Congress

Nov 26, 2014

Tamil Nadu: Actress-turned-politician Khushboo joins Congress

While she may have cited recognition as her reason, there were deeper issues she faced in the party which she joined in 2011. #ConnectTheDots #DMK #Karunanidhi #Khushboo #Khushboo quits DMK #Stalin
BSF to set up 'smart fence' mechanism to plug loopholes in border security

Nov 26, 2014

BSF to set up 'smart fence' mechanism to plug loopholes in border security

India will soon set up a 'smart fence' mechanism as part of an over Rs 4,500-crore modernisation plan being implemented by BSF. #Bangladesh #Border security #BSF #India #Jammu and Kashmir #Line of Control #LoC #NewsTracker #Pakistan #smart fence mechanism
Egypt: Gaza border reopened first time in a month for four hours

Nov 26, 2014

Egypt: Gaza border reopened first time in a month for four hours

Egypt reopened the Rafah border crossing with Gaza on Wednesday for the first time since its closure in late October after a bombing in the Sinai Peninsula, officials said. #Egypt #El-Arish #Gaza #NewsTracker #Palestine #Rafah border #Sinai Peninsula
After slow start, France begins confronting radicalisation

Nov 26, 2014

After slow start, France begins confronting radicalisation

France has been slow to respond to the spread of jihadist ideology because strict state secularism forbids any incursion into individuals' religious affairs. #Europe #extremists #France #Jihadists #Muslim radicalisation #NewsTracker #Radicalisation #UK #World
High voter turnout in J&K: Here's why BJP may not benefit in the valley

Nov 26, 2014

High voter turnout in J&K: Here's why BJP may not benefit in the valley

There is indeed just one factor behind the big numbers and it is the Indian PM. The Modi factor, though, is working in contrasting ways: polarising voters in favour of the BJP in Jammu and against it in the Valley. #J and K Assembly Election 2014 #Jammu and Kashmir #Kashmiri Pandits #Modi #Narendra Modi #PoliticsDecoder #Saffron party #Valley