Ambi Parameswaran (for Info only, not official)

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    ...She said that Prime Minister Trudeau sports a tattoo and it was indeed special that she was receiving the Honorary Citizenship from such a ‘cool’ leader. So what makes tattoos cool? To start with, they were once banned. New York City had banned any form of tattoos in the year 1961 and—hold on to your seats—the ban was only revoked in the year 1997. A recent report in BusinessWeek says, citing a Harris Poll, that three in 10 Americans have at least one tattoo, and the number has moved up from two in 10 in the year 2010. The prevalence is as high as 47% with the millennials (born after 1981) and 36% with the Gen Xers. The practice has become so wide spread in the US that US Food and Drug Administration is probing into the harmful effects of tattoo inks. More From Livemint » In India too, we have had the tattoo fixation for centuries. Religious motifs were commonly tattooed on to hands and chest. ...

    Live Mint on July 7, 2017, 2:04 a.m.