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Indian banking, business hit by nation-wide staff strike over pay hike (Photos)

Banking staff strike has become an annual feature, sometimes bi-annual event in India that Wednsday witnessed virtual standstill in business operations across the country, diminishing the already staggering business lcimate of the country in the world’s eyes. Neither the government, which owns most of these banks nor the staff who are used to babu culture over four decades pay concern ...

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Delhi rape and its cathartic effects

By Frank Islam WASHINGTON, DC:  India exists in many different centuries, it has been said. The brutal rape of a young woman in South Delhi, one of the more cosmopolitan parts of the capital, in mid-December, proves that it is hard to argue against that statement. The victim, a 23-old-old student, lost her nearly two-week long battle for life at ...

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