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Vice is only the latest American or British publisher to seek out an Indian partner — in its case the Times Group — for reasons that combine local knowledge and legal restrictions.
Big American and British news companies see India as part of their growth strategies. But local media startups are finding the advantages of knowing the territory.
“I came to Harvard with skepticism and pessimism about India’s prospects,” said Nieman-Berkman fellow Hasit Shah. “How is it possible for people to be hooked up to the Internet when those basic development indices are being fixed so slowly?”