A butcher cuts up portions of beef for sale in an abattoir at a wholesale market in Mumbai (Reuters)

Election Front-Runner BJP Could Curb Beef Exports

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) says it plans to clamp down on beef exports if it takes power after general elections that end on Monday, threatening supplies from one of the world's biggest shippers of the meat. May 11, 2014
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"Election" Massacres of Muslims Darken Immigration Debate

From his hiding place in a cowshed, Sefaqul Islam watched as masked gunmen moved through his village, shot women and children dead with automatic rifles and tossed wounded survivors into the blazing remains of their homes. May 10, 2014
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AP's Ex-CM Janardhana Reddy Dies Aged 80

Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and senior Congress leader in the state Nedurumilli Janardhana Reddy passed away at 5am on 9 May, Friday, in the state's capital Hyderabad. May 9, 2014