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South Asian Development NewsOct 28, 2016
Sri Lankan Students Protest Privatisation of Higher Education

Inter University Students Federation held a protest against government moves on privatising the higher education system ...

Not In My Backyard

The book is an attempt to highlight the present status of solid waste management in the ...

TV Drama for Social Change

The Indian Television series on Doordarshan called AdhaFULL will focus on issues like under-age marriage, nutrition, ...

Remembering Anita Kaul

A 1979 batch IAS officer of the Karnataka cadre, Anita Kaul was the champion of Right to Education ...

Profile: Kenneth Anderson Nature Society

Kenneth Anderson Nature Society (KANS), an organization based in Hosur, Tamil Nadu created with a mission ...

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Hope In Bihar
Under progressive governance and grassroots action by its citizens, Bihar would be well on the path of progress. 0

Nepal Plans Anima Rescue Shelters
Amid escalating human-wildlife conflicts, the government has come up with a plan to set up proper wildlife rescue centres inside protected areas, forest areas and community forests.

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