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India Says 21 Million of its Girls are ‘Unwanted’ Due to a Preference for Sons

India Says 21 Million of its Girls are ‘Unwanted’ Due to a Preference for SonsThere are 21 million "unwanted" girls in India due to parents favoring having sons instead of daughters, government figures show



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Epic Bollywood Movie That Sparked Protests, Court Battles And Burnings Opens In India

Epic Bollywood Movie That Sparked Protests, Court Battles And Burnings Opens In IndiaA controversial new Bollywood movie is causing security concerns in India as it opens in theaters across the country on Thursday.



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China Wants Missile Defenses To Stop India (And Kill Satellites)

China Wants Missile Defenses To Stop India (And Kill Satellites)India conducted a successful test of its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), a nuclear-capable Agni-5, on Thursday, underscoring a potential threat to China as well as Pakistan. China is also within range of nuclear-armed North Korean missiles and Japan is mulling whether it should develop similar capabilities.



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India Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable ICBM

India Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable ICBMIndia successfully test-fired a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile on Thursday in what officials called a “major boost” to the country’s strategic defense system.



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India Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable ICBM

India Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable ICBMIndia successfully test-fired a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile on Thursday in what officials called a “major boost” to the country’s strategic defense system.



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India, Pakistan trade gunfire and blame in Kashmir; 4 killed

India, Pakistan trade gunfire and blame in Kashmir; 4 killedSRINAGAR, India (AP) — Four Pakistani soldiers were killed Monday after Indian and Pakistani soldiers traded gunfire in the divided Himalayan region of Kashmir, leading both of the nuclear rivals to blame the other for initiating the latest cease-fire violation.



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'Think before you tweet': Obama warns of new tech pitfalls on India visit

'Think before you tweet': Obama warns of new tech pitfalls on India visitFormer President Barack Obama discussed the perils of social media, his hope for the United States and his partnerships with Indian’s most recent prime ministers during a wide-ranging discussion at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi.



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Ivanka Trump declared ‘the most powerful woman in the world’ during India trip

Ivanka Trump declared ‘the most powerful woman in the world’ during India tripFirst daughter and presidential adviser Ivanka Trump took on a role of diplomat this week with a trip to India, and her appearance had at least some people referring to her as "the most powerful woman in the world."



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Families of India terror victims angry at militant's release

Families of India terror victims angry at militant's releaseMUMBAI, India (AP) — As the Indian city of Mumbai commemorated the 2008 terror attacks that left 168 people dead, relatives of the victims said Sunday that they're angry Pakistan has released a militant linked to the massacre.



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Families of India terror victims angry at militant's release

Families of India terror victims angry at militant's releaseMUMBAI, India (AP) — As the Indian city of Mumbai commemorated the 2008 terror attacks that left 168 people dead, relatives of the victims said Sunday that they're angry Pakistan has released a militant linked to the massacre.



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