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Philippines Catching up with India in the Outsourcing Industry

Philippines Catching up with India in the Outsourcing Industry India, the dominant player in outsourcing touted as the “back office of the world,” would soon have to contend with a third-world rival—the Philippines. A highly skilled English-speaking labor force. A reliable telecommunications infrastructure. Low cost of qualified personnel. These are some significant reasons for choosing …

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Muslim Music in India

Muslim Music in India While the Hindu dancers of India dominate, there is a very large Muslim population that contributes to the rich diversity of India’s music. While Hindu music revolves mainly around dance, Muslim music is based on instrumental pieces, with voice and dance being secondary. String instruments include the sitar, invented in the …

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