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Posted by Brototi Roy

The Degrowth India Initiative was started in August this year by Arpita and me, two students of Ecological Economics.
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'He Didn't Discover America': Here's What America's Original Inhabitants Have To Say About Columbus
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In the recently concluded Gram Panchayat elections, UP saw a possible change in its political environment,
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Does the freedom guaranteed to us come with strings attached and "conditions apply*"?
Nepalese students holding placards take part in a protest to show solidarity against the border blockade in Kathmandu, Nepal November 27, 2015. The middle hills and the capital Kathmandu have suffered fuel and cooking gas shortages after protesters in the south switched to blocking supplies from India, Nepal's largest trading partner, almost two months ago. Many in Nepal accuse India of supporting the protesters - a charge New Delhi denies. India has expressed its dissatisfaction with parts of the constitution, although it also says it cannot allow trucks to enter Nepal while conditions are unsafe. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
Posted by omastharai

The current crisis of Nepal is just a teaser for an even more devastating economic meltdown.

AIB's TV show, 'On Air With AIB' has two objectives. First - Take comedy seriously. And second - Don't get too serious and learn to laugh.
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Ashoo Mongia is a busy man. President of the Rashtriye Goraksha Sena, an organisation based in Delhi, he has his hands full, to be fair.
Activists from the Global Council of Indian Christians shout slogans
against the targeting of members of the country's' minority community
during a demonstration in New Delhi November 16, 2002. The activists
accused various political parties of sectarian violence and called on
the central government to preserve, promote and defend the secular,
pluralistic values of the constitution. REUTERS/Kamal Kishore


'Secularism' has become a word that has been so abused that it is now seen with cynicism, if not utter disgust.
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Posted by Arkid Bera

Your success depends on how well you gauge yourself, and handle the hitches.
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There's no reason we shouldn't be able to rename roads to honour the heroes and ideas popular in the current consciousness of our populace.
Guest AuthorPosted by Pinjra Tod

RMLNLU Lucknow has changed its hostel timings, forcing women to be locked on campus, leading to a mass protest among women students demanding their freedom.
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FTII students were arrested, detained and barred from entering the IFFI. Distressed with this treatment, 87 filmmakers write to the Ministers in charge, expressing solidarity with students.
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It is time we move ahead of what the media reported about Rahul Gandhi's visit to Mount Carmel College.
French President Francois Hollande (L) gestures next to French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius as he delivers a speech during a France-Oceania summit ahead of the Climate Change conference at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, November 26, 2015.  Paris will host the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) from November 30 to December 11.  REUTERS/Michel Euler/Pool - RTX1VX74
Posted by divs68

The corporate has always tried to influence climate talks to keep their fossil fuel business going, which I fear they will do at COP21 too.
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Fish, Rabindrasangeet and a couple of Satyajit Ray films, seem to be the only things that have managed to permeate popular culture outside West Bengal.
Maulana Masood Azhar, head of Jaish-e-Mohammed. Source: Mian Kursheed/Reuters
Guest AuthorPosted by YKA Staff

Jaish-e-Mohammed, a terror organisation founded by Maulana Masood Azhar made a "comeback" on Wednesday
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I appeal, not only to every woman, but also to every man, to take this campaign to all different corners of the society.
Image source: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters

There are approximately 70 million drug abusers in India. While a crackdown seems right, perhaps we should first study the consequences of drug prohibition.
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IOn the 5th and 6th of November, some of the most prominent & active members of the South Asian region's media discussed the role media plays in the region.
Village women rest under a tree as they migrated due to shortage of water on the outskirts of Sami town in the western Indian state of Gujarat August 6, 2012. Armed with the latest monsoon rainfall data, weather experts finally conceded this month that India is facing a drought, confirming what millions of livestock farmers around the country had known for weeks. Picture taken August 6, 2012. To match feature INDIA-DROUGHT/ REUTERS/Ahmad Masood (INDIA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY AGRICULTURE BUSINESS) - RTR36SMN
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Gujarat trader makes affordable sanitary napkins and develops India's first machine to hygienically dispose them.
Fotor Intolerance in India

Every Indian citizen is guaranteed with the fundamental right to freedom of expression. Thus, the attack on Aamir Khan makes no sense to me.
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