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Backlash over 'poverty porn' and privileged intern

Netizens fume over photos of fake food in India, as well as US intern's spending habits

With their hands covering their faces, the men, women and children stand or sit behind a table lined with a crisp tablecloth.
 

A sumptuous spread is laid out before them - a generous serving of spaghetti on a silver platter, a roasted chicken, a big bowl of fruit and champagne flutes.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on July 29, 2018, with the headline ' Backlash over 'poverty porn' and privileged intern'. Print Edition | Subscribe