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This article is more than 13 years old.

... Indian section of advertising giant Grey Global Group) ‘India Shining’, a mantra that was soon on everyone’s ... of glossy posters plastered everywhere, this paean to India’s economic successes was difficult to avoid. The appeal was to big business and India’s middle class, telling them they’d never had it so ...

This article is almost 12 years old.

... underwent its defining moment when it adopted South India’s Theravada style of Buddhism. Today over 80 per cent ... regain territory that Burma had wrested away from British India, by the time of the third war in 1885, which resulted ... as a backdoor to lucrative trade with China. A province of India The British made Burma a province of India in 1886 and ...
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This article is more than 11 years old.

... Muslims and have indeed little concern for Muslims in India. If they are Islamists, they have only succeeded in ... average law-abiding Muslims in Mumbai, and indeed in India, in a frightening, vulnerable situation where the ...
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This article is almost 11 years old.

A playful Valentine’s Day action campaign in India is highlighting how publicity stunts can boomerang. On ... than any grand cultural statement. Renuka Chowdhury, India’s feisty Minister of State for Women and Child ...

This article is more than seven years old.

... breaks the usually cast-iron social barriers of class in India to grab Leela’s hand and squeeze it in gratitude. ... one of the numerous cold ‘remedies’ that are sold in India. But when she is truly worn out, she calls in sick. ... for which a course of treatment can be as low as $20. India has a public health system, but it is chronically ...

This article is almost four years old.

... new-found skills. New life for ancient tech Large parts of India are entirely dependent on seasonal monsoon rains for ...

This article is almost 13 years old.

... to serve the few. Currently, the mainstream view of India is of economic boom. A lumbering, protected, ... and its high levels of ‘growth’. Why then is India home to a third of the world’s malnourished children when such fabulous wealth is being created? Among India’s technocrati there is a persistent delusion that a ...
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This article is almost 12 years old.

... as the hills - that of the chronically malnourished. In India alone, before the current situation erupted, in times ... needed to grow food is decidedly boring. In countries like India, consumers may have a different, more essential ... prestige of the country's burgeoning service sector. Rural India has been in steady decline, more so with market ...
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This article is more than 14 years old.

... with disabilities had to fight for in a country like India. Also in India, Firdaus Kanga was coming to terms with what he thought ...
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This article is almost 12 years old.

... (Vatican City State) Honduras Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran, Islamic Republic of Iraq Ireland Israel ... who live in abject poverty, far away in a state bordering India. Perhaps this is why he became a novice at the age of ... (Vatican City State) Honduras Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran, Islamic Republic of Iraq Ireland Israel ...

This article is more than four years old.

... raises a saffron flag atop a church in Muniguda in India’s Orissa state. Minority communities in India are regularly targeted by politically instigated Hindu ... just don’t register in the media. In a vast country like India, where Hindu nationalists cause enormous damage by ...

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