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Amazon removes India flag doormats after visa threat

NEW DELHI: Amazon said Thursday it has withdrawn doormats featuring the Indian flag from sale after New Delhi called them "insulting" and threatened to expel the company's foreign workers. Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted late Wednesday that the mats, available only on Amazon's Canadian site, were an "unacceptable" insult to the national flag and demanded an apology. On Thursday the company said it had responded by removing them from sale. Read More: Sushma Swaraj warns Amazon over Indian flag doormat…