By Jim Yardley
NOIDA, India — Bhisham Singh Yadav, father of the groom, is stressed. His rented Lexus got stuck behind a bullock cart. He has hired a truck to blast Hindi pop, but it is too big to maneuver through his village. At least his grandest gesture, evidence of his upward mobility, is...
india's newly rich
newly created caste
newly reich famers
upper caste. lower caste
A Sikh, who sued the Jobcentre where he worked after a colleague suggested a remote control helicopter be landed on his turban, has won his case for religious harassment.
Mojhinder Bal laughed when colleague Amid Uddin began flying the toy round the Jobcentre Plus office, ‘landing’ the device...
washingtonpost.com - BAGHDAD, April 21 -- Insurgents with a heat-seeking missile shot down a helicopter north of the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing all six American security contractors and five others on board, according to U.S. officials and insurgents...