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India : finding a job 16 years after applying and…

In Rajasthan ( one of the Indian states), a man tried in 1992 to enter the Border Security Force ( an army batalion watching the Indian borders) but failed the medical test. Amazed by the decision of the army, he … Continue reading

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India : the land of the living dead

To defend his cause, Lal Bihari has been many times in police stations and government offices but to no avail. Finally he decided to contest elections to draw attention to his problem. In 1976, he has been declared officially dead. “I myself … Continue reading

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On indian callousness

Here is an example of the lack of concern for details that has become the hallmark of the Indian life at every level. In 2004, P.V. Naramsinha Rao, a former Prime Minister, died. According to the hindu rites, his body … Continue reading

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India : when children deserve to be killed by their own family…

Fear has descended on Alinagar, a village in Muzaffarnagar district ( in the state of Uttar pradesh, northern India). Most of its adult residents have gone, they are hiding for fear of being arrested because of an incident in which two … Continue reading

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