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News India » Politics: Canada's PM says India trip about broader ties not just political ones

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-canada-trudeau/canadas-pm-says-india-trip-about-broader-ties-not-just-political-ones-idUSKCN1G42PX
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau downplayed talk of a snub by the Indian government on his first state visit to the country this week, and cast his trip as being focused on building business and cultural ties and not just political ...

News India » Politics: Trump Jr. steals spotlight from Canada's Trudeau as India visits coincide

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2018/02/21/trump-jr-steals-spotlight-from-canadas-trudeau-as-india-visits-coincide.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

which aims to create a separate state for Sikhs in India through armed or political struggle. Modi did not greet Trudeau at the airport, instead sending a junior minister, and despite already being halfway through the trip, the Canadian PM has not yet met ...

News India » Politics: Justin Trudeau's India visit deemed a 'slow-moving train wreck' amid claims he was 'snubbed'

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/21/justin-trudeau-india-visit-theres-talk-prime-minister-snubbed-by-indian-government.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Dehejia said he believes Trudeau's visit was orchestrated to appease the significant Sikh population in Canada, making the international trip essentially about domestic politics. Trudeau's schedule for his visit to India has been scrutinized for including ...

News India » Politics: ‘Selling America’s integrity cheap’: US media slams Trump Jr’s India visit for conflict of interest

News channel or source: https://scroll.in/article/869486/sells-americas-integrity-cheap-us-media-slams-trump-jrs-india-visit-for-conflict-of-interest
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

That event will also be addressed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Washington Post spoke to political watchdogs who pointed to an inherent conflict of interest in Trump Jr’s visit. “Trump’s company is literally selling access to the ...

News India » Politics: Donald Trump Jr.'s India Speech Mixes Business and Politics in the Worst Way

News channel or source: https://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/donald-trump-jrs-india-speech-mixes-business-and-politics-worst-way
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

As the Trump family continues to tear up all basic norms that undergird our political system, Donald Trump Jr. has made plans to give a speech in India reportedly about foreign policy as he travels to the country while selling luxury apartments to the ...

News India » Politics: Does Donald Trump Jr.’s India visit blur an ethical line?

News channel or source: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/does-donald-trump-jr-s-india-visit-blur-an-ethical-line
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

That’s an event that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to attend. Sumit Ganguly is a political science professor at Indiana University-Bloomington. And I want to start. You just returned from India. Can you take us through the role of Trump ...

News India » Politics: Trudeau in India: Did Modi government snub Canadian PM?

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/trudeau-india-modi-government-snub-canadian-pm-180220070516092.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

... movement known as the Khalistani movement that seeks an independent Sikh homeland in the Indian state of Punjab. "Over the years, the Canadian political establishment, across the spectrum (whether it is the NDP, Conservatives or Liberals) has been ...

News India » Politics: Convicted Sikh extremist reportedly invited to prime minister's events in India

News channel or source: http://calgaryherald.com/pmn/news-pmn/canada-news-pmn/convicted-sikh-extremist-reportedly-invited-to-prime-ministers-events-in-india/wcm/99168b8d-1bcb-4e90-8cc7-64666b472257
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau’s efforts to reassure Indian political leaders that his government repudiates violent Sikh extremism suffered an embarrassing setback Wednesday with the revelation that a Canadian Sikh convicted of trying to assassinate an ...

News India » Politics: Kamal Haasan Launches His Political Party Called Makkal Neethi Maiam

News channel or source: http://www.indiawest.com/entertainment/south_indian/kamal-haasan-launches-his-political-party-called-makkal-neethi-maiam/article_403f81de-1738-11e8-95ab-039648420150.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

MUMBAI—Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Feb. 21 formally launched his political party called Makkal Neethi Maiam (People Justice Centre). He also unfurled his party's flag, which has six hands - three in red and three in white – joined together ...

News India » Politics: Did the British Empire resist women’s suffrage in India?

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-43081429
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

But Indian women got the right to vote the year their country ... "one gentleman even argued that political activity rendered women incapable of breast feeding," she writes. A suffragette, Mrinalini Sen, wrote in 1920 that although women were subject ...