Indians Are Boiling Over Rice

Indians are furious at U.S. poachers of a famous name

Go to a cocktail party in Bombay or Delhi these days, and you're sure to hear plenty about the recent national elections. But to get the guests really exercised, just bring up the Great Basmati Scandal. An American company, it seems, has shamelessly ripped off the name of India's best-loved rice, basmati.

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