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  • TPARIS:- Kenya's Kipyegon Bett, who was a bronze medallist in the 800m at the 2017 world championships in London, was suspended on Thursday for "refusing or failing to submit" to a drugs test, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced. "@AIU_Athletics issues a Notice of Charge against Kipyegon ...

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  • TIndia’s environment ministry, run by the oil and gas minister since late December, has issued approvals for industrial projects worth $40 billion in the last eight weeks in a pre-election bonanza that has alarmed green campaigners.Tension between the environment ministry and pro-business ...

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  • TArriving in a small and scruffy blue car, India's newest political star springs from the front seat, shirt untucked, and walks towards his supporters with the air of a low-key civil servant.Which is just what Arvind Kejriwal was - until 2001, when he left his job as a tax official, disgusted by his ...

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  • TThe Indian government’s new $19-billion food scheme to feed two thirds of the population, as well as the ruling party’s political fortunes, depend in large part on hundreds of thousands of shopkeepers such as Brij Kishore.The 52-year-old has been running his Fair Price Shop, a ...

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