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Amazon stops selling seatbelt alarm defeat devices in India

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Hong Kong/New Delhi (CNN Business)Amazon has stopped selling devices that can disable seatbelt alarms in India following a request from the government. The Transport Ministry told CNN Business on Thursday that it ha...

India carnival ride plummets 50 feet, injuring multiple people – including children – in horrifying video

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The horrific moment, caught on camera, occurred Sunday around 9:15 p.m. on the Dussehra fairgrounds in the city of Mohali.  The spinning carousel moments before it plummeted to the ground. (Jam Press)...

India fires three officers for accidentally launching missile into Pakistan

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New DelhiThe Indian Air Force said on Tuesday the government had sacked three officers for accidentally firing a missile into Pakistan in March, an incident that the two nuclear-armed rivals handled calmly as there w...

At least 32 killed in India as monsoonal rains lash northern states

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New Delhi At least 32 people have died since Friday in flash flooding and landslides triggered by heavy monsoonal rains in two of India's northern states. The rainfall has overwhelmed villages, sweeping away houses a...

India to register up to 2.5 million voters in contested Kashmir

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Srinagar, IndiaIndia is expected to register as many as 2.5 million new voters in the contested Jammu and Kashmir region, a top official said late on Wednesday, in a move local political parties said was an attempt t...

India frees 11 men convicted of gang-raping pregnant Muslim woman

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Ahmedabad, India Eleven Hindu men jailed for life for the gang-rape of a pregnant Muslim woman during Hindu-Muslim riots in 2002 have been freed on remission, officials said on Tuesday, drawing condemnation from the ...

Asia on high alert for monkeypox as cases reported from India to Japan

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Countries across Asia are on high alert for monkeypox, screening travelers and scrambling teams of medics, as they report their first cases of the virus, now identified as a global health emergency by the World Heal...

India and China’s political tensions are hitting the smartphone market. But they need each other

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New Delhi (CNN Business)The Indian government is cracking down on the companies that make the country's most popular smartphones. Indians love Chinese smartphones, but for the last two months, New Delhi has intensifi...

India to surpass China as most populous country in 2023, UN report says

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New DelhiIndia is set to surpass China as the world's most populous country in 2023, with each counting more than 1.4 billion residents this year, a United Nations report said on Monday, warning that high fertility w...

India bans single-use plastic to combat pollution

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New DelhiIndia on Friday imposed a ban on single-use plastics on items ranging from straws to cigarette packets to combat worsening pollution in a country whose streets are strewn with waste. Announcing the ban, the ...

Brutal killing caught on camera stokes religious tensions in India

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New Delhi Religious tensions are flaring in India following the alleged killing of a Hindu man by two Muslim assailants as authorities attempt to stop video of the brutal attack from circulating online. Officials in ...

Millions impacted by monsoon flooding in Bangladesh and India

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Four million people have been impacted by flooding in northeastern Bangladesh, according to Dr. Enamur Rahman, the country's State Minister for the Ministry of Disaster Management. The situation could soon worsen, w...

Violent protests erupt in India against new military recruitment scheme

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Lucknow, IndiaPolice in northern India fired shots in the air on Thursday to push back stone-throwing crowds and authorities shut off mobile internet in at least one district to forestall further chaos, as protests w...

Grassley releases report on US ambassador to India nominee Eric Garcetti and says he will lift hold on nomination

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GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa released a staff report Tuesday concluding that Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, the Biden administration's nominee to be US ambassador to India, "likely knew, or should have known," ...

India and Pakistan heatwave is ‘testing the limits of human survivability,’ expert says

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Delhi Temperatures in parts of India and Pakistan have reached record levels, putting the lives of millions at risk as the effects of the climate crisis are felt across the subcontinent. The average maximum temperat...

India has seen months of extreme heat and this week it will only get hotter

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Life-threatening heat waves arrived in India a month earlier than normal, shattering temperature records with highs reaching over 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius) -- and it will only get hotter. The wors...

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