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India evasive on ratifying treaty against torture

India evasive on ratifying treaty against torture

May 10, 2017

India is yet to take a stand on the United Nations' Convention Against Torture and turn it into a law despite 30 years after signing it.

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Indian bullion industry regulates business practices

Indian bullion industry regulates business practices

May 8, 2017

The Indian bullion industry is aiming to resort to norms established by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and filter out the 'conflict gold' from bullion trade in India.

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Frieda Pinto’s food drive at the Oscars

Frieda Pinto’s food drive at the Oscars

March 8, 2017

Indian actress of Hollywood fame, Frieda Pinto took a food drive in her stride at the Oscars and fed around 800 homeless people by saving and utilising the food from post-event parties.

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World’s largest artist colony on the verge of demolition

World’s largest artist colony on the verge of demolition

December 27, 2016

The world’s largest collective of street performers is being forced to leave their permanent establishment which is also a mark of their identity besides their profession. In a bid to redevelop their colony and thus, their lives, the demolition of the Kathputli colony has begun...

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