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Wife Of ISIS Captive Kenji Goto Breaks Silence

TOKYO, Jan 29 (Reuters) - The wife of a Japanese journalist thought to be held by Islamic State insurgents in Syria urged the Japanese and Jordanian governments to work for his release shortly before a deadline set by his captors expired.<p>"I fear that this is the last chance for my husband, and we …

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Fate of ISIS captives still unclear

<b>(CNN) —</b> As the sun set Thursday in the Middle East, did two ISIS captives -- one a Jordanian pilot, the other a Japanese journalist -- fall with it?<p>That was the question following a new message, purportedly from the terrorist group, that pushed Jordan to bring convicted terrorist Sajida al-Rishawi …

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Will the India-US nuclear deal work?

<b>"It's a joyous, happy moment," chimed Abhishek Manu Singhvi, a senior functionary of India's main opposition Congress party, after the US and India announced a breakthrough on a pact that will allow American companies to supply India with civilian nuclear technology.</b><p>It was a rare moment of …

India

Times of India cartoonist RK Laxman cremated

<b>The funeral of legendary Indian cartoonist RK Laxman has been held in the western city of Pune.</b><p>The government of the western state of Maharashtra has announced a memorial for the cartoonist, who was cremated with state honours.<p>Laxman died in hospital of multiple-organ failure, aged 94, on Monday.<p>He …

India

Obama India visit: Crowds gather to greet couple

Crowds of people, including many students, greeted Barack and Michelle Obama on their final day of their trip to India.<p>The US President gave a speech and many young Indians reacted well to his message of gender equality.<p>The recent high-profile rape cases in recent time in India have highlighted the …

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Why Obama's India visit charts new course

<b>US President Barack Obama's recent Delhi visit reflects a new direction in Indian foreign policy, writes analyst Seema Sirohi.</b><p>The United States said a decade ago it was making a "long-term strategic bet" on India and the visit showed that India was also ready to reciprocate.<p>Mr Modi and Mr Obama …

No US-India deal on climate change

<b>US President Barack Obama's "historic" climate deal with China last November raised expectations that his visit to India would produce something similar.</b><p>The world's largest carbon emitter, China, announced for the first time that its emissions would peak by 2030.<p>The second biggest polluter, the US, …

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Word cloud: Modi, Obama on bilateral ties, Gandhi and Franklin

<b>Indian Prime Minster Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama stressed the importance of strengthening ties between the two nations in their joint radio broadcast.</b><p>The leaders took questions from listeners of the All India Radio in their recorded programme. It was aired after Mr Obama concluded …

India

Indian media: Obama remark on religious freedom

<b>Papers highlight the controversy over US President Barack Obama's remarks on religious freedom in India.</b><p>During a speech at the Siri Fort Auditorium in Delhi on Tuesday, Mr Obama said that India would only succeed if it is not "splintered" on religious lines.<p>"In all countries, upholding this …

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