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Taj Mahal Palace and Tower

Workplace Heroism

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 07.13.2014 | Impact
Peter A. Georgescu

On November 25, 2008 a group of Islamic terrorists invaded and lay siege to the building all employees and guests of the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai. Remarkably all the employees chose to remain in the building, rather than flee to safety as they were instructed to do in cases of emergency.

Mumbai Hotels To Reopen 3 Weeks After Attacks

AP | GAUTAM SINGH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India — Doormen in white suits and black turbans greeted visitors to the Oberoi with a bow on the eve of the hotel's reopening three wee...

Connecting the Dots on the Mumbai Attacks

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Janet Ritz

There has been a great deal of reporting, speculation, finger pointing and denials on the Mumbai attacks, much of which has focused on trees (dots) in...

India's '9/11' Holds Grim Message for the U.S.

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Margolis

India's patience is wearing thin. After a decade of terrorist attacks, it still lacks a well defined target for revenge or a way of preventing them.

Mumbai Death Toll Likely To Reach 300

Telegraph | Damien McElroy and Rahul Bedi in Bombay, and Andrew Alderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Piles of bodies were found yesterday after commandos stormed the Taj Mahal Palace hotel, the last of three buildings that terrorists had occupied in t...

India Faces A Reckoning As Terror Toll Eclipses 180

International Herald Tribune | Somini Sengupta and Keith Bradsher | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUMBAI, India: Death still hung over Mumbai on Sunday, as the Indian government reckoned with troubling questions about its ability to respond to esca...

The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower in Mumbai

Alison Stein Wellner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Stein Wellner

This hotel is a landmark, as the people on TV are saying. But what they're not saying is that it opened in 1903 because the best hotel in town at that time wouldn't allow Indians to enter -- it was whites only.