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South Asian Development NewsJul 24, 2014
Casino Dream of Sikkim Turns Sour

Financial irregularities, a probable political conflict of interest and unsavoury social impact have thrown a cloud ...

Myanmar Refugees Face Crackdown in Thailand

Thai authorities have started conducting a census at Mae La on refugees who fled neighbouring Myanmar, ...

India for Major Infrastructure Boost in North-east

The development plans of various ministries include upgradation of Railways, Telecommunication, Roads, Power and Inland Waterways ...

From Rickshaw-Puller To Entrepreneur through Innovation

Dharamveer Singh went from being a rickshaw-puller in Delhi to a successful entrepreneur with turnover of ...

Rising Violence against Women

Limited, quick-fix solutions that do not address the underlying causes of the deep-rooted problem of sexual ...

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