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German Ambassador Admonishes Professor Over India Rape Comments

Germany’s ambassador to India has admonished a German professor over comments about India’s public debate on rape and women’s rights that drew widespread attention online.   Professor Annette Beck-Sickinger at Leipzig University turned down an Indian student applying for an internship citing what she called “the rape problem in India.” Beck-Sickinger said many female professors in Germany are turning down male students from India for these reasons. She wrote, “We hear a lot...

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