New Zealand
Record high participation among nex-gen voters
More than 78,000 school children from around the country have started voting in the 2014 general election from inside the classroom, as they take part in the biggest Kids Voting programme ever held in New Zealand.
University of Auckland adorns Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General of the United Nations receives an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree in recognition of his contribution towards world harmony
Launch of ‘Make In India’ Initiative
The Prime Minister of India will launch the ‘Make in India’ campaign on September 25, 2014 at 10 am in Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi. Arrangements are being made for a live webcast of the event in Indian Missions and Posts.

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Australia
Look poor to avoid attack – Australian cop's advice to Indians
Also, foreign students should try not to live in Melbourne's poorer suburbs top cop says

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    Business 
    A bright light of hope for small ethnic businesses
    Now small ethnic businesses from different cultures and ethnicities can accelerate themselves by getting an expert advice from successful businesses in New Zealand.
    INZBC hosts business summit to mark prolific 25 Years
    This year the India New Zealand Business Council celebrates 25 years of fostering economic and bi-lateral trade relationship between India and New Zealand.
    A bright light of hope for small ethnic businesses
    Now small ethnic businesses from different cultures and ethnicities can accelerate themselves by getting an expert advice from successful businesses in New Zealand.

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    Global Indians 
    18-year-old British Indian hailed as brainiest student in Britain
    An 18-year-old British Indian boy has become Britain's brightest student after getting perfect fives in all major subjects with 100 percent score, a media report said.
    India-born author brings Ghalib's treasure to Americans
    India-born author Surinder Deol has penned a new English translation of Mirza Ghalib's works to bring the famous Urdu poet to North Americans as also those South Asians who have lost touch with their native languages.
    Indian scientist Kamal Bawa gets Midori Prize in Biodiversity
    Indian scientist Kamal Bawa, a distinguished professor of biology at the University of Massachusetts in Boston, has won the 2014 Midori Prize in Biodiversity for his research, including in climate change in the Himalayas.

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    India 
    India, Japan vow to build special strategic ties
    In what could worry China, India and Japan pledged to develop "closer and strategic partnership" as Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared on the path-breaking visit that relations with Tokyo were "the highest priority for my government".
    We have adequate numbers in the Rajya Sabha: Ghulam Nabi Azad
    Ghulam Nabi Azad, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, has said the Congress will oppose any move by the Narendra Modi government to push "dictatorial" bills in the Rajya Sabha.
    Manmohan Singh's daughter releases book on parents
    Manmohan Singh's daughter Daman Singh Sunday said her book traces the journey of the former prime minister and his wife Gursharan Kaur's life from the 1930s to 2004.

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    Fiji 
    Pride of Australia hero
    A former Fiji citizen has been nominated for the Pride of Australia medal award for saving the life of a neurologist who was involved in a brutal hospital stabbing in Australia on February 18 this year.
    NFP names candidates to general election
    The National Federation Party has become the first registered political party to formally announce its first batch of candidates to contest the September general elections.
    Fiji issues aired in panel discussion
    A prominent Fiji women’s rights activist was in New Zealand recently to voice concerns on events in Fiji ahead of this month’s general election.

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    Issues 
    The Essence of Fasting

    Fasting is a bounty, grace and gift of Allah Ta’ala to His slave. It has not been made obligatory for going without meals. It has been enjoined upon those who have faith so that they can attain the pleasure of Allah Ta’ala and become pious.

    The Essence of Fasting
    Fasting is a bounty, grace and gift of Allah Ta’ala to His slave. It has not been made obligatory for going without meals. It has been enjoined upon those who have faith so that they can attain the pleasure of Allah Ta’ala and become pious.

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    Profile 
    Politics runs in my blood: Priyanca Radhakrishnan

    Priyanca Radhakrishnan, the newcomer in the Labour Party’s list for elections has been ranked No. 23 in the list. She might be a new hope for Indian Communities, for raising their concerns in Parliament but only after the party polls 31.6% or more.

    Politics runs in my blood: Priyanca Radhakrishnan
    Priyanca Radhakrishnan, the newcomer in the Labour Party’s list for elections has been ranked No. 23 in the list. She might be a new hope for Indian Communities, for raising their concerns in Parliament but only after the party polls 31.6% or more.

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