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A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India

A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India

A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India NANDIGRAM, India — The challenger arrived with police vehicles, a band of drummers and the backing of the country’s powerful prime minister. The crowd joined him in full-throated chants of glory to the Hindu god Ram: “Jai Shree Ram!” He brought a …

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Edith Prentiss, Fierce Voice for New York’s Disabled, Dies at 69

Edith Prentiss, Fierce Voice for New York’s Disabled, Dies at 69

Edith Prentiss, Fierce Voice for New York’s Disabled, Dies at 69 Edith Prentiss, Fierce Voice for New York’s Disabled, Dies at 69 Edith Prentiss, a fierce and fiery advocate for the disabled who fought to make the city she loved more navigable for everyone, died on March 16 at her home in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan. She was …

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Fierce Fighting Eases After Cease-Fire Between Armenia and Azerbaijan

Fierce Fighting Eases After Cease-Fire Between Armenia and Azerbaijan

Fierce Fighting Eases After Cease-Fire Between Armenia and Azerbaijan Fierce Fighting Eases After Cease-Fire Between Armenia and Azerbaijan GORIS, Armenia — Fierce fighting over a breakaway Armenian enclave in Azerbaijan subsided on Saturday after a cease-fire took effect. But there was little expectation of a durable peace two weeks into the most violent conflict that the volatile region has seen …

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