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Leopard Enters School in Southern India

blogs.wsj.com — Footage purportedly of a leopard stalking the halls of a school in southern India and pouncing on a wildlife officer went viral this week. The leopard injured three people after entering Vibhgyor school building in Bangalore on Sunday when the school was not in operation, a forest department official said.

India regulator: Facebook’s free Internet service violates net neutrality

marketwatch.com — NEW DELHI - Facebook Inc.'s efforts to expand Internet access in the developing world suffered a blow Monday when India's telecommunications regulator ruled that the social-media company's plan to offer free access to a limited number of websites undercut the purpose of the Internet.

Indian Telecoms Regulator Effectively Bans Facebook’s Free Basics Service

wsj.com — NEW DELHI-Indian telecommunications regulators on Monday effectively banned a controversial Facebook Inc. program to let people have free, but limited, use of the Internet, issuing rules requiring companies to charge the same price for access to any website. Under the regulations, Reliance Communications Ltd., Facebook's partner in India, can no longer offer the company's Free Basics service.
Feb 08, 2016

Indian telecoms regulator effectively bans Facebook’s Free Basics service on.wsj.com/1QQaAmZ via @WSJD

Feb 08, 2016

Indian Telecoms Regulator Effectively Bans Facebook’s Free Basics Service - WSJ wsj.com/articles/india…

Feb 08, 2016

India's regs say @facebook's Free Basics is "not in the interests of consumers, or of the growth of the Internet." wsj.com/articles/india…

Feb 08, 2016

RT @WSJD: India's telecom regulator effectively banned Facebook’s Free Basics service. on.wsj.com/1RhVPvp

Feb 08, 2016

Farewell, Facebook Free Basics: In India, "net neutrality" means everyone has to pay for service. on.wsj.com/1QQaAmZ via @WSJ

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British Airways Ad About India Takes Off Online

blogs.wsj.com — A video produced by British Airways to promote the airline's routes between the U.K. and India has taken off online. The advert tells the story of a flight attendant making her first trip to India and falling in love with the country after an elderly woman befriends her on the flight and invites her home.
Feb 04, 2016

British Airways Ad About India Takes Off Online on.wsj.com/1mfHNgT via @WSJIndia

This Indian Hotel Is No. 1 in the World Say TripAdvisor Users - Take a Look Around

blogs.wsj.com — A hotel in Jodhpur, the Indian city in Rajasthan known for its chalky-blue buildings, has won the traveler's choice award for 2015 from TripAdvisor, a customer review website. Umaid Bhawan Palace, an imposing, art-deco inspired structure built between 1928 and 1943, is still in part the main home to the maharaja of Jodhpur and his family.
Jan 21, 2016

This Indian Hotel Is No. 1 in the World Say TripAdvisor Users – Take a Look Around on.wsj.com/1lxWbkd via @WSJIndia

Jan 21, 2016

RT @WSJ: This Indian hotel is No. 1 in the world according to TripAdvisor users – take a look around on.wsj.com/23gDeog

Jan 21, 2016

Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, Rahasthan: This Indian Hotel Is No. 1 in the World Say @TripAdvisor Users on.wsj.com/1lxWbkd @jhsugden

Jan 27, 2016

This Indian Hotel Is No. 1 in the World Say TripAdvisor Users – Take a Look Around lnkd.in/eV6eAvU

Lots of Sports Cars In India, Nowhere to Drive 'Em

How to Own a Supercar in a Super Poor Country

blogs.wsj.com — KOLKATA-When Indian property developer Parveen Agarwal bought a papaya-orange Lamborghini Gallardo, it came with the works-550-horsepower engine, high-performance brakes and an electronically controlled rear spoiler. The only thing missing: a place to drive it. "These kinds of cars are supposed to be driven on open roads," said 33-year-old Mr. Agarwal, who bought the car in 2014.

India’s Superrich Have Supercars, but Nowhere to Drive Them

wsj.com — KOLKATA-When Indian property developer Parveen Agarwal bought a papaya-orange Lamborghini Gallardo, it came with the works-550-horsepower engine, high-performance brakes and an electronically controlled rear spoiler. The only thing missing: a place to drive it. "These kinds of cars are supposed to be driven on open roads," said 33-year-old Mr. Agarwal, who bought the car in 2014.
Jan 18, 2016

In India, some people buy Ferraris and Lamborghinis only "to park in the driveway to impress guests at parties." wsj.com/articles/india…

Jan 18, 2016

If you own a Lamborghini in crowded Kolkata, where can you drive it? Great @jhsugden story: on.wsj.com/1RPXGJ0 pic.twitter.com/eBWjeGVZjG

Jan 18, 2016

RT @newley: If you own a Lamborghini in crowded Kolkata, where can you drive it? Great @jhsugden story: on.wsj.com/1RPXGJ0 pic.twitter.com/eBWjeGVZjG

Jan 18, 2016

RT @WSJworld: India's Superrich Have Supercars, but Nowhere to Drive Them on.wsj.com/1WoWg7f

Jan 18, 2016

RT @Kubota_Yoko: India’s superrich have Lamborghinis & Ferraris. What they lack: open roads without rickshaws and livestock https://t.co/xz…

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H1-B Fees Increase: the Details

blogs.wsj.com — Doing business just became more expensive for larger companies wanting to employ skilled workers in the U.S. on H-1B visas, the permit used by Indian outsourcers to send software engineers to America. A new U.S. law passed in December raises the cost of applying for the visas, and this week, U.S.

Dozens of Whales Die After Becoming Stranded on Indian Beach

blogs.wsj.com — Dozens of whales died after becoming stranded on a beach in south east India on Monday evening and efforts to rescue them failed, according to an official in the fisheries department of Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu.
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Feb 04, 2016

RT @newley: So many kids in US watching EPL for first time, falling in love with Leicester, & embarking on lifetime of misery. https://t.co…

Feb 02, 2016

RT @paulwsj: What very unfortunate timing: Tata Scratches Zica Car Name, Citing Zika Virus wsj.com/articles/tata-…

Jan 31, 2016

RT @trudyharry: 'Farewell to South Asia: boisterous, sometimes brutal, always extraordinary.' We'll miss you @burke_jason bit.ly/1Q34Svb

Jan 22, 2016

RT @Davos: Men are promoted on potential. Women are promoted on what they have already proven: @sherylsandberg wef.ch/20j9q7T #wef #gendergap

Jan 20, 2016

'Twin forces helping forge India’s future can be found at a dusty fork in the road.' Brilliant piece by @TomLasseter bloomberg.com/news/articles/…


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