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South Asians welcome US Supreme Court's decision on same-sex marriages

Indian-American elected officials, civil rights organisations and queers welcome the United States Supreme Court historic decision to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide for all Americans on......

Indira Gandhi: Goddess and her terror turn

Forty years after the declaration of Emergency by Indira Gandhi, Sunanda K Datta-Ray recalls life when civil rights were suspended and press censorship was in force Silver-haired and baby-faced,......

Meet the desi lawyer who will lead Hillary's presidential campaign

  Hillary Clinton has named a prominent Indian-American civil rights lawyer to lead a team of senior policy advisers who will be charged with moulding her presidential campaign agenda. Maya......

On Selma anniversary, thousands march to mark 'Bloody Sunday'

With a nod to ongoing US racial tension and threats to voting rights, President Barack Obama declared the work of the Civil Rights Movement advanced but unfinished on Saturday during a visit to the......

Skid row shooting: Protesters take to the streets against LAPD

The homeless man who was fatally shot by Los Angeles police on Sunday has outraged civil rights activists and fellow skid row residents. Citizens took to the streets to protest against police......

Counrties must ensure global competencies for growth

Every right-thinking Indian, elitist or otherwise, understands the absurdity of the country's civil servants being unable to communicate in a global language that most of the world is intent on......

Decision to enhance Abu Dhabi traffic rights in India's interest: Ajit Singh

Civil aviation minister Ajit Singh said on Wednesday the decision to hike the number of seats on the India-United Arab Emirates routes over and above the recommendations of an inter-ministerial......

Steep airfares: Whose side are you on, Mr Prime Minister?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed concern over steep rise in airfares during festive seasons. Following this, the Civil Aviation Ministry has started looking at ways to curb such......

How outgoing CMD Rohit Nandan steered Air India through thick & thin

As he gets ready to relinquish charge, Rohit Nandan tells Anjuli Bhargava he's happy he could do his bit. We finally manage to meet one day before his term ends. Rohit Nandan, 58, has been at the......

Three game-changing ideas that India ever had in past 50 years

Despite our overly loud public adherence to democracy, political parties and their leaders appear to treat its accoutrements as necessary evils to be tolerated in their quest for power,......

Melanie Griffith, Antonio Banderas to be divorced

A lowdown on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here. Photograph: Jemal Countess/Getty Images It seems like the season for breaking marriages as Antonio Banderas and Melanie......

'Beacon of liberty' Ali honoured for civil rights work

Heavyweight boxing legend Muhammad Ali was honoured on Thursday for his humanitarian efforts and civil rights work at an awards ceremony in Philadelphia. The $100,000 award called the Liberty......

Aus race row: Warne says booing fine even as PM Abbott asks fans to show Goodes respect

'For me, I don’t think that the stuff that they’re doing to Adam Goodes is racist' 'Adam Goodes is a good bloke and he's a great player and I hope he'll be treated with respect and......

Full text of the Justice Lodha IPL verdict

Justice Rajendra Mal Lodha. Photograph: PTI Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals were suspended from the Indian Premier League for two years for betting activities of their key officials,......
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Thai junta hits royal critics with record jail time | Reuters

BANGKOK Just minutes after being locked up for 30 years for insulting Thailand's monarchy, Pongsak Sriboonpeng described what he thought was the... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/world/special-report-thai-junta-hits-royal-critics-with-record-jail-time-reuters-2420544.html
1 Per cent of road cost to be used for plantation

The government is planning to create a “Green Highways Fund” under its ambitious policy to transform India’s 96,000 km network of National... ...

http://www.asianage.com/business/1-cent-road-cost-be-used-plantation-139
Kentucky clerk's resistance to gay marriage lands her in jail | Reuters

ASHLAND, Ky. A Kentucky county clerk was jailed on Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but a full day of court... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/world/kentucky-clerks-resistance-to-gay-marriage-lands-her-in-jail-reuters-2420516.html
Released mails Reveal Lankan Fury, Debate Over Clinton's Rape Remarks

NEW DELHI: The recently released emails of US presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, reveal that Sri Lanka's strong reaction to the then... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Released-mails-Reveal-Lankan-Fury-Debate-Over-Clintons-Rape-Remarks/2015/09/04/article3009673.ece
Out in the Delhi cold, Ford Foundation head moves out

Ramdas wrote in the email that the government was particularly displeased about the grants and that it would take a long time for the foundation to... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/out-in-the-delhi-cold-ford-foundation-head-moves-out/

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