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74 YEAR OLD NUN GANG RAPED BY 6 ROBBERS IN EASTERN INDIA

Police are looking for a group of 6 men who gang-raped a 74 year-old nun in West Bengal. The brave elderly nun had tried to stop the men from ransacking the convent school in Ranaghat early on Saturday morning before entering the convent itself. They first burgled the principal's office and classrooms before entering the convent itself. The men also stole money from the school, vandalised the chapel, broke open the tabernacle and took away the ciborium, the sacred vessel used during Mass.

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NEW CHARGES AGAINST INDIAN FT WHO DECAPITATED A WOMAN AND DUMPS HER INTO WHAMPOA RIVER

26 years-old Indian national Gursharan Singh was arrested and accused in court of murdering 33 year-old beautician Madam Jasvinder Kaur. Her decapitated body was found floating in the Whampoa River. Prosecution previously leveled one charge against Gursharan, but the courts ruled on Friday that Gursharan would be given a discharge not amounting to an acquittal. Prosecution later tendered two more charges against Gursharan for causing evidence of a murder offence to disappear and for failing to report the offence to a police officer.

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INDIAN MAN TELLS 400 OTHERS TO CUT OFF THEIR TESTICLES TO “MEET GOD”

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, head of the spiritual oranisation Dera Sacha Sauda in India, Bollywood film star, and proclaimed "the guru in bling", has a net worth of up to $40 million and has 50 million followers throughout the world. That may be about to change. News reports are emerging of his successful attempts in convincing 400 men to cut off their own testicles so it would bring them closer to God.

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INDIA INDIAN BASHES ANOTHER TO DEATH USING A ROCK, BRANCH AND THREE SLABS OF CONCRETE

Indian national Periyasamy Devarajan was sentenced to 16 years jail and given 12 strokes of the cane on Monday after pleading guilty to culpabale homicide. Periyasamy, then 20, had violently attacked another Indian national, 31 year-old Raju Arivazhagen in the face and head with a rock, a branch and 3 concrete slabs weighing 10.5kg to 13.8kg each. After killing Raju, Periyasamy had left his body under the Kampong Java flyover.

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INDIA MAY TAKE S’PORE TO WTO COURT FOR NOT ALLOWING MORE INDIANS TO WORK IN SG

The new measures taken by Singapore to control the influx of foreigners working in Singapore ‘has irked India as the new law does not give India a preferential treatment incorporated in the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CECA) between the two countries, operational since 2005. This stance by the Singapore Government is expected to affect Indians working as middle-level managers, executives and technicians.

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WORLD TOURISM COUNCIL: S’PORE SHOULD RELAX VISA REQUIREMENTS TO ALLOW MORE PRC TOURISTS IN

The tourism industry has been hit in recent months following events such as the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, but Singapore could attract up to half a million more visitors in two years’ time if it improves its visa procedures, said a report by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) and World Tourism Organization. Key markets that require a visa for Singapore include China, India and Russia. Visa facilitation could result in about 358,000 to 504,000 more visitors in 2016 than under current policies and an additional S$768 million to S$1.08 billion in tourism receipts, estimated the report, The Impact of Visa Facilitation in ASEAN Member States, published earlier this year.

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