NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama is presiding over a grand display of Indian military hardware, marching bands and elaborately dressed camels as chief guest at India’s annual Republic Day festivities.
HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) — A U.S. brewery says it will no longer use the name and likeness of Mohandas Gandhi on one of its beers following complaints that the marketing was offensive. New England Brewing Co.’s India pale ale is called Gandhi-Bot. It has a label with a cartoon image
Australia’s Operation Sovereign Borders, the policy of turning back the boats carrying asylum seekers has proven to be effective against people smuggling, at least from the point of view of Australia’s right-wing Coalition Government.
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani police officer says the country’s Maritime Security Agency has arrested 38 Indian fishermen for violating its waters in the Arabian Sea. Mohammad Anwar says the agency held the fishermen Thursday and handed them over to the police in the southern port city of Karachi.
NEW DELHI (AP) — A court has ordered the Indian government to release $300,000 sent by Greenpeace’s foreign partners for use in India by the environmental group.
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Japan special envoy hopeful about release of hostage, pilot
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