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Anand Giridharadas on Jon Stewart: American Dream 'Still Alive'... in India

Anand Giridharadas with Jon Stewart on Jan. 24, 2011. (Comedy Central)
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'India Calling' author Anand Giridharadas appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart last night to talk about his book.

Photo of the Day: Kung-Fu Kids

Children practice Kung Fu in an impoverished area of Quezon City, suburban Manila, on January 23, 2011. The activity, run by a group called ArKuTaiPA (a combination of Arnis, Kung-Fu, Tai Chi, Philippine Association) teaches martial arts to children from six to 18 years-old in an effort to promote self-discipline. (Noel Celis /AFP/Getty Images)
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Children practice Kung Fu in an impoverished area of Quezon City, suburban Manila, on January 23, 2011.

Photo of the Day: Getting His Goat, Afghan-Style

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Afghan horsemen compete in the traditional game of Buzkashi, the national sport of Afghanistan which means "goat grabbing."

Photo of the Day: Indian Malaysians Celebrate Hindu Festival

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The Hindu festival of Thaipusam is celebrated by some two million ethnic Indians in Malaysia.

Photo of the Day: A Living Goddess

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A priest carries Nepalese living goddess Kumari, Mateena Shakya to Taleju temple to celebrate the Changu Narayan festival in Kathmandu on January 19, 2011.

The Tiger Mommy: A Controversial Look at 'Chinese Parenting'

<i>Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother</i> by Amy Chua (Penguin Press, 2011).
Lifestyle

A mother and noted law professor offers her take on "cultural differences."  

Photo of the Day: Sack Time at the Office

Lifestyle

A laborer in Hyderabad does what we'd all like to do on the job. 

Photo of the Day: Kashmiri Fisherman Braces for Cold

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Thousands of homeless people are seeking refuge from the cold wave that has killed 160 people in India.

Can Another Food Crisis Be Prevented in 2011?

A vendor carries vegetables on a bicycle along a street in downtown Hanoi on December 17, 2010. The consumer-price index hit 11.1 percent in November, assuring that the full-year inflation rate will be a double figures. (Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP/Getty Images)
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Rising food prices are raising concerns of a repeat of the 2008 food crisis, which led to widespread food shortages and rioting across Asia. 

Photo of the Day: Celebrations at the Golden Temple

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Indian Sikh devotees gather to pay their respects, as lights glow at The Golden Temple in Amritsar.