Narendra Modi delivering his address at the launch of the projects, Smart City Mission, in Pune. (Photo: PTI)

CRPF personnel patrol Pampore, 17 km south of Srinagar, after a militant attack. (Photo: H.U. Naqash)

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh (Photo: PTI)

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (Photo: PTI)

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon (Photo: AP)

J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti talks on her phone during an event at a college in Srinagar. (Photo: PTI)

BSP supremo Mayawati addresses a press conference before a party MLAs’ meeting at the party office in Lucknow. (Photo: PTI)

India's $40 billion garment and textile industry, which employs an estimated 45 million workers, operates in the informal sector


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Britain has voted to exit from the European Union, and the shockwaves are being felt around the world, including here in Mumbai.

Shortly after the Brexit vote, the European Union or at least senior officials in Brussels, where the EU is headquartered, reacted strongly and angrily.