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Why is news of Bollywood stars ill-treating domestic helps shocking?

Bollywood stars are simply more preened and richer versions of ourselves. Why do we expect them to behave any differently from the average Indian who can hire help? Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint In December 2015, BookMyBai.com which is a domestic help placement agency, made the news for all the wrong reasons. It had released—and then defended—an advertisement, which essentially commodified the ... Read More »

Hyundai’s domestic sales increase by 12.9 per cent in July 2016

Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) sold 41,201 cars in India in July 2016, registering a hike of 12.9 per cent in sales. The company had sold 36,503 units of cars in the same month last year. Apart from this boost, the manufacturer also exported 14,606 vehicles in July 2016. In comparison to the corresponding month in 2015, carmaker had sold ... Read More »

Obamas’ next domestic: 9 Bedrooms in a rich Washington community

Mr. Obama, who has said his own family will stay within the capital till his daughter Sasha completesexcessive college in 2018, will lease the 8,two hundred–square-foot, 9–bed room domestic, the humanssaid, speaking on the condition of anonymity due to the fact they had been now not legal to reveal his plans. The residence — valued round $6 million, in step ... Read More »