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Ammu Kannampilly

Ammu Kannampilly

    Indian student's gang rape: Protests flare as teen is sentenced to 3 years
    Indian student's gang rape: Protests flare as teen is sentenced to 3 years
    The juveniles' court on Saturday found the teenager guilty over the brutal assault on the student on a...
    India suffers second day of power failure
    India suffers second day of power failure
    Hundreds of miners were trapped underground in the eastern state of West Bengal when the lifts failed, metro services were stopped temporarily in the...
    India power failure leaves 300-million in dark
    India power failure leaves 300-million in dark
    Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said the entire northern grid collapsed for six hours shortly after 2:00am (2030 GMT Sunday), causing chaos in nine...
    India hungry for a tech revolution
    India hungry for a tech revolution
    India has built a global reputation as a major player in information technology, but lack of internet access among its own citizens is posing a...
    Joy and pain as transgender Indians wed Hindu god
    Joy and pain as transgender Indians wed Hindu god
    Jyoti, a 62-year-old transgender Indian who was born a man, saves up money every year to buy a beautiful new wedding dress for a festival at which...
    Skype school brings knowledge to Indian village
    Skype school brings knowledge to Indian village
    The electricity keeps cutting out, the internet connection is crackly and the speakers don't always work, but Santosh Kumar knows that 20 pupils...
    Evacuations after Delhi building collapse that killed 69
    Evacuations after Delhi building collapse that killed 69
    Authorities in New Delhi on Wednesday ordered dozens of buildings to be evacuated near a five-storey residential block that collapsed killing...