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BREXIT: India to Benefit But 2 Years Later

Now that the UK has done what was expected in the last one decade, exiting from the European Union, despite a brave face put up by the Indian government and analysts, the gloomy picture is looming large on the share market that plunged by more than 1,000 points in a single day. The government’s reaction is stereotypic that the economy ...

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Post-Immigration Reforms, Obama’s approval rating falls to 39%

President Barack Obama’s approval rating fell to 39 percent, according to a survey released on Tuesday as voters were divided about the executive action on measures he has taken to suspend the deportation of millions of illegal immigrants or undocumented foreigners. The survey, carried out by Quinnipiac University by interviewing 1,623 registered voters between Nov 18-23, found that Obama’s approval ...

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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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India, China face worst consequences of asbestos use: experts

By Sujeet Rajan NEW YORK: India and China are headed for “an absolute catastrophe of death and disease” because of likely massive jump in asbestos-related diseases in the coming decades, says a report written by Pulitzer winning journalist Gary Cohn. Citing numerous scientific studies and two of the world’s most prominent experts on public health and asbestos exposure, Cohn, writes ...

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