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Violent clashes in India after execution

Violent clashes in India after execution

India hanged a Kashmiri man on Saturday for an attack on the country's parliament in 2001, sparking clashes in Kashmir between protesters and police who wielded batons and fired teargas. Dozens of people were injured.

Britain ending financial aid to India

Britain ending financial aid to India

Britain will stop giving financial aid to India by 2015, the government says, marking a shift in ties between the one-time imperial power and its fast-growing former colony.

14 dead after bus falls into pond

A speeding bus has veered off the road and fallen into a pond, killing at least 14 schoolchildren in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, police said.

Cricket: Watson skippers Aussies into Tri-series final

Cricket: Watson skippers Aussies into Tri-series final

Shane Watson made a triumphant return by captaining Australia to an emphatic 87-run victory over India on Sunday and ensuring the hosts a place in the final of the one-day international Tri-series.

Cricket: India bag win over Sri Lanka

Cricket: India bag win over Sri Lanka

India made heavy weather of a modest run chase before securing a four-wicket victory against Sri Lanka in the second match of the triangular series at Perth on Wednesday.

Cricket: Aussies crush India for series sweep

Cricket: Aussies crush India for series sweep

Australia took India's last four wickets this morning to crush the tourists by 298 runs in the fourth test and record a 4-0 series sweep.

Cricket: Australia win toss, bat in Adelaide

Australia captain Michael Clarke won the toss and chose to bat first in the fourth and final test against India starting at the Adelaide Oval today.

Cricket: India batting as second test starts

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni may be rueing his decision to bat first in the second test against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground, after opener Gautam Gambhir was out in the first over of play today.

Cricket: Opening for India in Australia

Cricket: Opening for India in Australia

India, even if you won't hear them say it, have never had a better chance of clinching their first test series triumph in Australia than over the next month against a host nation in the turmoil of transition.

Cricket: India considered walking out of tour match

India considered walking out on their rain-affected tour match in Canberra and heading straight to Melbourne before a ball was even bowled on Monday.

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