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Modi really will need to be a Miracle Worker

If Narendra Modi ends up as the new prime minister of India, his reputation as an economic miracle worker will be put to a herculean test.  832 more words

India

Pet boom in Mexico amid rising middle class

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Camila celebrated her first birthday in a blue-and-white striped dress with tulle appliques, playing with her guests in a room decorated with pink balloons, lilacs and Hello Kitty posters. 845 more words

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“Lost in Transition”? Muslim Middle Class in Lucknow

By Stefanie Strulik

Even if there is a general hype about the new Indian middle class, which is reflected in media and academic interest in this new globalized India, Muslims do not feature in these representations of the epitomized modern Indian. 1,400 more words

Issue 7/Lucknow's Many Muslims

The Startup From Ipanema

With the FIFA World Cup just months away and the Olympic Games following in two years’ time, the international spotlight is on Brazil like never before. 846 more words

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Kidnapping in Mexico: no longer just for the rich and famous

Business Insider has an article called “Even The 99 Percent Get Kidnapped In Mexico.”  Apparently, the kidnapping trend has reached the middle class.  Here are some of the depressing details: 216 more words

Passover Tears

Like Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Shampoo, Lipton’s Onion Soup Mix produced no tears.

That dehydrated marvel of mid-century cookery was a staple in my Mothers repertoire. 312 more words

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