Traders sit outside closed shops at a main market during a strike against the Indian Cabinets decision to allow more direct foreign investment in the nation's huge retail industry, in New Delhi, ... more 
Traders sit outside closed shops at a main market during a strike against the Indian Cabinets decision to allow more direct foreign investment in the nation's huge retail industry, in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011. The arrival of modern retailing would hasten a cultural transformation in the way Indians shop and work. The debate now raging, which has shut down Parliament, hinges on competing visions of what foreign retailers will mean to agriculture and retail, India's two largest sources of jobs. (AP Photo/Gurinder Osan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Gurinder Osan
Thu, Dec 1, 2011 6:02 AM EST