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Frothing fit of rage. GURGAON: A day after a 23-year-old woman was abducted and gangraped in the city, the Gurgaon administration on Monday passed an order virtually absolving its responsibility of ensuring women are safe. The administration has told all malls, commercial establishments and pub owners that they cannot have women employees working beyond 8pm. Gurgaon deputy commissioner P C Meena said permission from the labour department would be required for a woman… Read More

I create a new category… and almost immediately start finding things that fit in it.  

Only in India would you see something like this. Maoist rebels (communist rebels with a tendency towards violence) lost one of their leaders. From the linked CNN article: “Indian security forces were believed to have shot dead a top Maoist leader, Koteshwar Rao alias Kishenji, on November 24. The rebel strike was in protest over Kishenji’s killing, which is being investigated now over allegations the gun battle was faked.” They don’t mean… Read More