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... at a Union Carbide agrochemical plant in Bhopal, central India, caused the death of 8,000 residents and caused ... afford to pay for them. Anger with Union Carbide sweeps India. Photo: Gisele Wulfsohn / Panos   Between 1992 and ... blaze at the Shree Jee International shoe factory in Agra, India. 15 Mine disasters – Over a three-week period in ...
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... over 500 kilometres from the same village in central India to work as domestic helpers in Mumbai (formerly ... eats at the same table. This is a remarkable exception in India, where servitude is expected of domestic workers and ... an organization that seeks to unite domestic workers in India’s major cities. ‘In Mumbai according to government ...
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... publisher who lives in New Delhi, tracks the progress of India's affirmative action legislation - one of the first ...
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... tortured the indigenous people and allegedly shot Spier. India Governments and big development banks seem to think ... of several women in Veldur, a fishing village in western India, dragged them into waiting police vans and beat them ... four times more expensive than any other power source in India. Boston Nor does corruption and intimidation happen ...
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... as the hills - that of the chronically malnourished. In India alone, before the current situation erupted, in times ... needed to grow food is decidedly boring. In countries like India, consumers may have a different, more essential ... prestige of the country's burgeoning service sector. Rural India has been in steady decline, more so with market ...
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... - can do the clinical tests. So far, Thailand, Brazil, India and Malaysia have said that they'll provide laboratories and scientists. Brazil and India have some manufacturing capacity. As for Singapore, ... After talking to all private pharmaceutical companies in India, these companies have agreed to produce selected ...
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... and discriminated against in Tibetan communities in India. She claimed that more than a third of Tibetan exiles ... Diki Dolma, who has connections with both Britain and India commented: ‘That’s nonsense! We know the Tibetan ...
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... and countries across Africa, he’s just been in India searching for his mother’s childhood. He gives us a very personal account of what he finds in India… and also in South Africa where black gold miners are ...
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... Through stories fresh from the streets and brothels of India, Nigeria and Moldova, profiles of both the exploiters ... writer Bishakha Datta introduces us to the sex workers of India, and why abolishing prostitution is unlikely to stop ...
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... must do to help stop it. • In Tamil Nadu in the south of India, there is now a whopping 99 per cent AIDS-awareness. ...
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... from what is now Saudi Arabia to Iran, onwards to India, where they stayed until 1947. The end of British rule ... 1500-1600 The Moghal dynasty is established in India. Ottoman architect Sinan builds the Blue Mosque complex ... of the Qur’an. 1800-1900 The ‘Mutiny’ in India is crushed. Indian educationalist, Sir Syed Ahmad Khan ...

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