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Former Korean 'comfort women' for U.S. troops sue own government

Jul 13, 2014

Former Korean 'comfort women' for U.S. troops sue own government

PYEONGTAEK South Korea (Reuters) - Cho Myung-ja ran away from home as a teenager to escape a father who beat her, finding her way to the red light district in a South Korean town that hosts a large U.S. Army garrison. After she escaped home in the early 1960s, her pimp sold her to one of the brothels allowed by the government to serve American soldiers. #Politics #India #Business #Japan #Brazil #Russia #Government #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico #opinion
Constable accused of firing at Ishrat Jahan reinstated: report

Jul 12, 2014

Constable accused of firing at Ishrat Jahan reinstated: report

The Gujarat government has reinstated the constable Anaju Chaudhary who was accused of firing at Ishrat Jahan and three others in the encounter case. #NewsTracker #Ishrat Jahan #Gujarat government #Amit Shah #Anaju Chaudhary #Ishrat Jahan encounter case #encounter case
US senator Mark Warner hails provisions of Modi govt's budget

Jul 11, 2014

US senator Mark Warner hails provisions of Modi govt's budget

A top American Senator has hailed several provisions in the maiden budget of the new Indian Government saying it reflected the willingness of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to tackle some of the regulations that have stifled foreign investment in India. #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Mark Warner #Modi government #US Senator #provisions of budget
Crime spree helps Pakistani Taliban squirrel away cash before raids begin

Jul 11, 2014

Crime spree helps Pakistani Taliban squirrel away cash before raids begin

PESHAWAR Pakistan (Reuters) - In the months before Pakistan jets began pounding Taliban hideouts in the lawless border region near Afghanistan, militants were busily conducting an unprecedented wave of kidnapping and extortion, stockpiling cash for the fight ahead. #facebook #World Cup #India #China #Business #France #Government #markets #United Kingdom
Mamata slams Budget 2014, says Modi govt 'of FDI, by FDI, for FDI'

Jul 10, 2014

Mamata slams Budget 2014, says Modi govt 'of FDI, by FDI, for FDI'

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday slammed the union budget 2014-15, saying the Narendra Modi-led government has "become a government of the FDI, by the FDI and for the FDI". #Mamata Banerjee #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #FDI #Arun Jaitley #Modi government #Budget 2014 #of FDI #by FDI #for FDI

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Hindi has put Indian culture on the world map

Jun 29, 2014

Hindi has put Indian culture on the world map

The primary aim of any language is to communicate. We can never imagine our lives without languages, can we? This is because we cannot live without communication. And this is precisely why languages have always played a dominant role in shaping our histories and have influenced the way we think and perceive things. #Modi #Hindi #Narendra Modi government
Report on NGO funds: Is the Intelligence Bureau on a witch hunt?

Jun 16, 2014

Report on NGO funds: Is the Intelligence Bureau on a witch hunt?

The first thing first. All NGOs should be made accountable. They must make full and public disclosure of their funding and expenditure. They must also be made answerable under the RTI Act. The voluntary sector is a den of corruption and needs to be set straight. #Greenpeace #Modi government #PM Narendra Modi #IB report on NGOs #Greenpeace NGO

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Report on NGO funds: Is the Intelligence Bureau on a witch hunt?

Jul 11, 2014

World Cup notes: U.S. gains a strong foothold in international soccer

The unprecedented level of interest this World Cup has earned in the United States has top officials at FIFA, world soccer's governing body, believing the sport may finally be turning the corner in a country where it has had to fight for attention in...
Report on NGO funds: Is the Intelligence Bureau on a witch hunt?

Jul 13, 2014

Afghan presidential candidates agree to audit, unity government

Afghanistan's two presidential candidates reached agreement Saturday on a complete audit of their contested election and on forming a national unity government, regardless of who wins...
Report on NGO funds: Is the Intelligence Bureau on a witch hunt?

Jul 13, 2014

All hail government regulation

Weiner: The great taxi war of 2014 is underway. High-flying companies like Uber and Lyft are disrupting the car-for-hire business in New York City. Uber is playing by the rules, in New York at least; Lyft, deeming itself a “ride-sharing” business, no...