India's 10 Most Talked About Events in 2013

By SiliconIndia   |   Monday, 23 December 2013, 10:27 Hrs
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Bangalore: India in 2013 has witnessed many sorts of events that are scandalous, disastrous or heart wrenching, which made people awestruck. Here are names of 10 such events that made headlines in this year, reports IndiaTV.

1. Indian Diplomat case: Devyani Khobragade-
The controversy surrounding the arrest and detention of Devyani Khobragade, India's deputy consul general in New York raised a major question whether this incident would affect the Indo-U.S. relations. Khobragade was charged on 11 December 2013, of committing visa fraud and providing false statements for an Indian woman who was brought as a domestic help for Khobragade in New York. She was arrested the following day by U.S. Department of State Police and the United States Marshal Service, leading to a major diplomatic standoff between India and the United States.

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Personalities Who Made Unexpected Headlines In 2013
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