WorldViews: The real crisis facing Europe? A shortage of Indian mangoes.

By Ishaan Tharoor, May 5, 2014

The chief (perhaps only) chauvinistic impulse this South Asian reporter finds impossible to shake has to do with mangoes. I have tried other "mangoes" — or more accurately, impostors — from Mexico to the Philippines and many places in between, but nothing comes close to the sweetness, the juiciness, the luscious perfection of mangoes grown in the subcontinent.

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