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Death on the Path to Enlightenment: Inside the Rise of India Syndrome: Critical Eye : Details

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Category: World

From www.details.com

Westerners have been exploring Indian spirituality since the late 19th century, but they started traveling to the country in large numbers after the Beatles visited Rishikesh in 1968 to study under the maharishi.

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China: For Many Expats, It′s Not Worth It - Businessweek#r=read

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Category: World

From www.businessweek.com

Stay or go? That question has erupted in a public way among China’s large population of expatriate businessmen, entrepreneurs, journalists, and academics, who the public security bureau says number 220,000.

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Melting Greenland Weighs Perils Against Potential - NYTimes.com

Saturday, September 29, 2012
Category: World

From www.nytimes.com

Vast new deposits of minerals and gems are being discovered as Greenland’s massive ice cap recedes, forming the basis of a potentially lucrative mining industry. One of the world’s largest deposits of rare earth metals — essential for manufacturing cellphones, wind turbines and electric cars — sits just outside Narsaq.

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The last remains of the empire In English EL PAÍS

Saturday, September 29, 2012
Category: World

From elpais.com

There was a time of splendor, almost a century ago now, when trade was plentiful at Peñón de Alhucemas: when the gates of the island fort swung open and the nearby residents of Rif would come in to sell their chickens, eggs, fruit, vegetables and coal.

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Private city in Honduras will have minimal taxes, government Fox News

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Category: World

From www.foxnews.com

Small government and free-market capitalism are about to get put to the test in Honduras, where the government has agreed to let an investment group build an experimental city with no taxes on income, capital gains or sales.

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Rio de Janeiro - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

Thursday, September 20, 2012
Category: World

From ngm.nationalgeographic.com

Despite the early success of the pacification plan, Rio’s poor distrust many government efforts to reshape the city. Tempers rise periodically, as when workers began building a multimillion-dollar plastic and concrete wall along the Linha Vermelha highway a couple of years ago.

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Murder spotlights Pakistan′s heroin kingpin Reuters

Thursday, September 6, 2012
Category: World

From www.reuters.com

Few in Pakistan or abroad know the country is home to a suspected major player in a $68 billion global opiates industry that has claimed far more lives than attacks by al-Qaeda. The lack of action over the murder and Bheel′s links with politicians raise new questions over the extent of official tolerance for heroin smuggling in Pakistan and its corrosive influence on the volatile, nuclear-armed state.

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In Mexico’s Murder City, the war appears over - The Washington Post

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Saturday, August 25, 2012
Category: World

From www.washingtonpost.com

It was one of the most sensational killing sprees in recent history, with 10,500 people left dead in the streets of Juarez as two powerful drug mafias went to war. In 2010, the peak, there were at least 3,115 homicides, with many months posting more than 300 deaths, according to the newspaper El Diario.

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The Crime Committed in France, by France by François Hollande NYRblog The New York Review of Books

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Thursday, August 23, 2012
Category: World

From www.nybooks.com

A clear directive had been given by the Vichy administration. “The children must not leave in the same convoys as the parents.” So, after heartrending separations, they departed—the parents on one side, the children on the other—for Auschwitz-Birkenau, where the deportees of Drancy had preceded them by a few days.

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The Panic Over Fukushima - WSJ.com

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Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Category: World

From online.wsj.com

The "hot spots" in Japan that frightened many people showed radiation at the level of .1 rem, a number quite small compared with the average excess dose that people happily live with in Denver.

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