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Does anyone give a s**t?

A new bill in India aimed at protecting manual cleaners of human excrement needs to translate into political action, argues Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Sep 13 11:47:00 2013
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Rooting out hate

Mari Marcel Thekaekara thinks we could all learn from the people at a British mosque who met the English Defence League with a cup of tea.…

  • Mon Jun 3 09:07:00 2013
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Welcome to Manila, the gates of hell

Novelist Dan Brown’s description is sadly apt, says Iris Gonzales.…

  • Thu May 30 05:18:00 2013
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Philippines: right to family planning compromised

Following pressure from the Catholic Church, the Reproductive Health Law has been put on hold…

  • Wed Apr 10 10:18:00 2013
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Safe as houses?

Homes are for living in but they can be sites of great insecurity…

  • Mon Apr 1 11:15:00 2013
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The water crisis at home

The people of Bangalore need to be active in finding local solutions to preserve a vital resource, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Mon Mar 25 09:44:00 2013
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Kenya still deciding

Magnus Taylor reports from Nairobi on the long wait for results in the presidential election.…

  • Thu Mar 7 10:12:00 2013
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KENYA VOTES: Peaceniks use mobiles to cool election tempers

Moses Wasamu on initiatives to help prevent violence at the polls, including promoting peace via text message.…

  • Thu Feb 14 04:55:00 2013
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Dying for a home in Bangalore

Mari Marcel Thekaekara on the plight of a community made homeless by a slum clearance: the latest casualties in the battle for property.…

  • Fri Jan 25 07:44:00 2013
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Can dark tourism ever be a good thing?

Ruth Stokes considers whether holidaying in war and disaster zones is ever justified.…

  • Mon Jan 21 09:45:00 2013
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