29 Aug '12, 2pm

'Hitler' clothing store stirs anger in India, owner requests for compensation to change name

'Hitler' clothing store stirs anger in India, owner requests for compensation to change name

A general view of the 'Hitler' clothing store in Ahmedabad on Aug 28, 2012. Members of the Jewish community in the western Indian state have urged the shop owners to change the name of the store, which was opened on Aug 19, 2012. The owner said that he would only change its name from "Hitler" if he was compensated for re-branding costs, amid a growing row over the new shop. -- PHOTO: AFP NEW DELHI (AFP) - The owner of an Indian clothing store said on Wednesday that he would only change its name from "Hitler" if he was compensated for re-branding costs, amid a growing row over the new shop. The outlet, which sells Western men's wear, opened 10 days ago in Ahmedabad city in the western state of Gujarat with "Hitler" written in big letters over the front and with a Nazi swastika as the dot on the "i". "I will change it (the name) if people want to compensate me for the money ...

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