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India Goes to Mars and Madison Square Garden

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

In the past year, two fast-moving objects have done a great deal to invigorate India’s sense of its place in the world. The first is prime minister Narendra Modi, who [...]
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India seeks action against Fed taper

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

Within hours of the US Federal Reserve signalling an exit from the economic stimulus, India on Thursday called for collaborative action by G20 member countries to ensure that [...]
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A part of RM26mil hot terror money was sent to Malaysia, The Australian reports

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

An Australian money remittance company linked to the family of a convicted terrorist is being investigated by the police over suspicious transfer of funds to Malaysian [...]
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Now, India-China joint venture in films

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Times of India | 6:00 AM

Bollywood is not even a blip on the film market in China that is adding 10-11 movie halls every day to its 22,000 screens (India has 11,000). That could be about to change [...]
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Experts: China may slow but India still loves coal

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Glad Stoneob Server | 6:00 AM

New Chinese government coal import regulations designed to cut air pollution could mean more drops in exports for the coal mining industry. Experienced mine cost data analyst [...]
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With China Coal Ban, Has Australia’s Luck Run Out?

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Business Week | 6:00 AM

Australia missed the Great Recession. While economies in other developed countries swooned as Lehman Brothers went under, the Lucky Country kept expanding, thanks largely to [...]
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Modi to launch ‘Make in India’ campaign; 1,000s CEOs to attend

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Indiatv News | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Narendra Modi will launch the ‘Make in India’ campaign here next week at a mega function that will be attended by about a thousand global and [...]
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India’s GDP to rebound to over 7 per cent in 2-3 years: Arvind Mayaram

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

India is following economic growth inducing policies and is confident that the GDP will rebound to over 7 per cent in 2-3 years, Finance Secretary Arvind Mayaram said today [...]
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South China Sea spat deflects attention from Vietnam’s real issues

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Asian Correspondent | 6:00 AM

Ask anyone, anywhere in the world, what the most important Vietnam-related issue has been over the past few months, and I bet that lots of them will say the South China Sea [...]
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Time to End Ban on Weapons Sales to Vietnam

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

As the US slashes its military budget and faces new and deepening crises across the world, it needs strong partners, particularly in Asia, where regular Chinese incursions [...]
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China to Invest $20bn in Indian Infrastructure Projects

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

India and China have signed several agreements promoting trade and economic cooperation between the countries, as the Asian economic powerhouses look to strengthen ties by [...]
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India, China vow cooperation as troops face off

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Indian and Chinese troops faced off at their countries’ unmarked border in the Himalayas on Thursday as their leaders were promising to boost economic cooperation and [...]
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New Zealand named best country for solo travellers: Travel + Leisure

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

After considering factors like safety and ‘happiness,’ editors at Travel + Leisure magazine have given New Zealand the title of best country for solo, independent [...]
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Malaysia Airlines lambasts NZ author

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | APNZ | 6:00 AM

Malaysia Airlines has lambasted a New Zealander who wrote a book suggesting the pilot of MH370 committed murder-suicide. Ewan Wilson – a former Kiwi International [...]
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Islamic State plot in Australia raises questions

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Islamic State plot to carry out random beheadings in Sydney alleged by police is a simple and barbaric scheme that has shaken Australians. But terrorism experts on Friday [...]
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