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South Asian Development NewsJul 28, 2014
Rescuing 30,000 Snakes In 30 Years

Whenever we spot a snake, we tend to panic and run away. But Vava Suresh’s reaction ...

 
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 ...

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