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Behind the many ruins of the once flourishing Bhat Mohalla in Zaloora, Gawri's house exists as an example of the legacy of Kashmiriyat.
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There's a vast population in all urban centres of India where the youth is desperately struggling with the daily challenge of living on their own.
A labourer carries coal in a basket to load it in a truck at a coal store in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh October 25, 2010. Demand for coal is forecast to grow 11 percent a year in India, which aims to halve its peak-hour power deficit of nearly 14 percent over the next two years and triple its generation capacity over the next decade. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA - Tags: BUSINESS ENERGY) - RTXTTFB

While benignly named companies like Adani Mining and Vedanta Resources, can enter, extract, and leave, the local people have no such choice.
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Charges of witchcraft have been time and again levelled against women who were thought to be subverting patriarchy.
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For those who might have wondered how evolution can explain why women menstruate, here's a Quora thread with some pretty interesting answers.
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Kanhaiya Kumar addresses students inside the university campus after being released on bail from a Delhi prison in New Delhi, India, March 3, 2016. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee - RTS966K

क्या यह ठीक नहीं होता कि कन्हैया पिछले कई महीनों में देश भर के विद्यार्थियों के बीच पनपे असंतोष को संबोधित करता, उनके मुद्दों पर उन्हें संगठित करता।
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With a million jobs required every month, dominant castes across various regions are reacting violently to unfulfilled aspirations
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Take for example Ira Singhal, who topped the Indian Civil Service Exam in 2015, an exam which is considered to be among the toughest in the world.
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Despite their extraordinary talent, the exquisite weaving traditions of Duajhar in Odisha are in serious decline.
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Is it really fair to have an exclusive reservation system in a country that's striving and struggling for inclusiveness?
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Since there are just two direct trains in a week from Kerala to Guwahati, these are usually stuffed. Indian railways seem to pay very little attention.
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A recent survey by BBC has also revealed that almost 69% of the working women didn't come back to work after their maternity leave.
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"Even if there is enough rainfall this monsoon, we will not be able to plough our fields due to lack of money," says a teary-eyed Pankaj.
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It was almost unavoidable and easy for the media to classify her as 'another Nirbhaya', based solely on the amount of brutality she was subjected to.
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Is this really what they thought about non-engineering, non-medical and non-business fields, I asked myself. Unsettlingly, the answer was yes.
Indian policemen stand guard near the residence of Yakub Memon, in Mumbai, India, July 30, 2015. India hanged Yakub Memon on Thursday for his role in the country's deadliest bombings, which killed 257 people in Mumbai in 1993, after the Supreme Court threw out his final plea for a stay of execution. Memon was convicted as the "driving spirit" behind the serial blasts in India's financial capital Mumbai, then known as Bombay. He spent two decades in jail before going to the gallows on his 53rd birthday in a jail in the western city of Nagpur. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade - RTX1MCNL

In 'Darshan Singh vs. State Of Punjab & Anr', a bench of Justices D. Bhandari and A. K. Ganguly laid down a 10-point guideline on the right to self-defence.
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Investing in youth entrepreneurship can advance and find innovative solutions to realising the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Many girls in India aspire to be the next Mary Kom and are struggling to make that dream a reality.
High rise buildings are seen behind a slum in Mumbai April 28, 2009. REUTERS/Arko Datta (INDIA SOCIETY BUSINESS) - RTXEIGM

The success of any initiative aimed at urban planning and development relies heavily on individuals armed with a varied set of skills.
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The residents of the colony were promised free electricity by former PM Rajiv Gandhi, but there are no official records to substantiate the claim.
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The debate over whether Kangana and Hrithik were in a relationship eventually morphed into a character assassination episode for Kangana.
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Though I am now living in Pune, my parents still stay in Vidarbha, where we get water for only two hours in the morning.

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