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India’s outsourcers look to outsource

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India’s outsourcers look to outsource

In the last 10 years, India has become a global center for foreign companies. But worldwide economic strife may lead to shifts in outsourcing patterns.

Posted: November 24, 2008 17:09   Comments: 1
Sacred cow commune clogs Indian superhighway

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Sacred cow commune clogs Indian superhighway

Producer Ara Ayer encountered many roadblocks while reporting in India -- and captures a literal roadblock here.

Posted: November 24, 2008 13:28   Comments: 0
U.S. examines military strategy in Afghanistan and Pakistan

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U.S. examines military strategy in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Vikram Singh, South Asia expert for the Center for a New American Security, discusses the military and political situation in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Posted: November 19, 2008 14:24   Comments: 0
Filipino slums expand as population explodes

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Filipino slums expand as population explodes

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about methods of dealing with slums in Asia, which is home to over half of the global slum population (581 million people).

Posted: November 17, 2008 17:27   Comments: 4
Indian government shakes up “Delhi Belly” image

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Indian government shakes up “Delhi Belly” image

Mark Scheffler of GlobalPost discusses a new guide to help with food safety in the Indian capital.

Posted: November 14, 2008 15:44   Comments: 3
Six months later, Myanmar recovering from cyclone

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Six months later, Myanmar recovering from cyclone

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about the lasting impact of Cyclone Nargis, which ripped through Myanmar and killed as many as 130,000 people.

Posted: November 13, 2008 13:20   Comments: 0
India to open medical facility in Mexico

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India to open medical facility in Mexico

An Indian hospital group announced plans to set up facilities in Mexico that will treat patients from the U.S.

Posted: November 12, 2008 16:22   Comments: 0
Week in review: Talks with Iran, Russia, Pakistan

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Week in review: Talks with Iran, Russia, Pakistan

Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations discuss the week's top stories.

Posted: November 7, 2008 23:53   Comments: 1
Holbrooke outlines approach to Afghanistan and Russia

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Holbrooke outlines approach to Afghanistan and Russia

Richard Holbrooke, assistant secretary of state, discusses the complex difficulties in Afghanistan and a newly aggressive Russia.

Posted: November 6, 2008 16:47   Comments: 2
Obama faces economic and strategic challenges in Asia

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Obama faces economic and strategic challenges in Asia

Jamie Metzl of the Asia Society speaks about President-elect Barack Obama's challenges in China, Japan and North Korea.

Posted: November 5, 2008 15:43   Comments: 0

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