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Rowling’s Sikhs and the pains of England

London,UK:The PR-soaked launch of JK Rowling’s latest book, The Casual Vacancy, has been accompanied by a sharply-angled side-story. It’s about the family of Sikhs that the Harry Potter author has introduced in her first book for adults. They are the Jawanda family, residents of the small English town of Pagford — Dr Parminder, a local councillor, her surgeon husband Vikram ...

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