DELHI (AP) - For more than 15 years, activist Himanshu Kumar worked to bring
food and health programs to the largely tribal areas of the Indian state of
Chattisgarh, the epicenter of a Maoist rebellion against the government. But in
Imagine you were born the child of a tea plucker on a
plantation in India. Your parents are functional illiterates who work long
hours for less than USD $2 per day to feed the family. If your family is lucky,
you will be able to eat just enough to...
No country is immune from patronage systems and the related
endemic corruption. In the United States, the term "Tammany Hall" brings to
mind governmental benevolence dispensed on an uneven playing field in exchange
for money or favors. Even...
DOJ and IRS Pair Up to Target Indian Off-Shore Bank Accounts at HSBC
Anyone with an off-shore bank or
brokerage account in India who has not yet reported the account on his or her
tax return has until August 31, 2011 to take advantage...
By Scott M. Hobby, Charles F. Hollis III, Derek C. Johnston,
John B. Miller Jr. and Peter C. Quittmeyer and Timothy R. Dodson
2011 Emerging Issues 5837
SUMMARY: The Indian government
recently adopted new information technology rules...
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U.S. military bases overseas rely on contracted migrant labor for things like food services and laundry-a system that has long imperiled the rights of foreign workers serving the very missions that claim to promote freedom. Though...
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In the early 1990's India was confronted with a very bleak fiscal scenario. It took a bold decision to move away from its socialist path and embrace economic reform, liberalise the economy and attract foreign investment...
NEW DELHI - (APINTL) An environmental group warned Tuesday that India was fast becoming a dumping ground for electronic waste and asked the government to frame stringent laws to control illegal trade and its recycling.
India generates up to 385,800...
MUMBAI, India - (AP) It took two years of secret suffering and gut-wrenching diarrhea to make Lumkile Sizila face the fact that he had HIV.
Fortunately, there was something Sizila, who lives in Cape Town, could do about it.
South Africa, home to...
NEW DELHI, India - (AP) India on Tuesday refused permission to a London-based company to mine bauxite for its alumina refinery in the country's east, citing violations of environmental and human rights laws.
The company, Vedanta Resources, set...
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