the fully loaded magazine
Buying and selling reach fever pitch in the festive air
An old-style kirana store in Lucknow
Modern Shop in Delhi
Traders burning an effigy of the UPA government during a protest against FDI in retail in Mathura.
BJP activist shows a caricature of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party colleagues along with Congress party President Sonia Gandhi, top, during a protest against foreign direct...
BJP activists shout slogans during a protest against foreign direct investment in retail sector, in New Delhi.
BJP president Nitin Gadkari, center, participates in the protest held against foreign direct investment in retail sector in New Delhi.
Shoppers crawl under the metal shutter slowly rolling up during the opening of a Cora general store in Mons, outside Lille, northern France, on the first day of the winter sales.
Not quite the alehouse A supermarket in north London
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee after the all-party meeting on FDI in retail issue at Parliament House in New Delhi. Bowing to intense pressure from within and outside, the gover...
Congress workers take part in a rally in support of FDI in retail, in Kolkata.
All walled up Detractors say big retailers are community killers
Bargain junction A Big Bazaar special sale in Calcutta
Long live! A Nilgiris store in Bangalore
Sold on FDI Hanif (sitting) at Bharti-Walmart’s collection centre
Will this big be any better? Bharti-Walmart’s best price store in Amritsar
A partially closed market of Connaught Place during an all-India bandh called by traders to protest against Foreign Direct Investment in retail in New Delhi. The bandh evoked parti...
BJP workers protesting against the Union government's decision to allow Foreign Direct Investment in retail in Amritsar.