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... adolescents are at the centre of the AIDS epidemic and India has 2.5 million people living with HIV – the largest number of infections in Asia – 11 of India’s 29 state governments have either banned or are in ... education from school programmes. This recently prompted India’s federal Minister for Women and Child Development, ...
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... point for another fight, this time for sovereignty against India’s largest conglomerate – Reliance. Envisioned as ... fields of gold.’ Real estate Even the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has questioned their viability and asked banks to ... loss from tax sops. Rahul Bajaj, chair of Bajaj Auto, India’s second-largest motorcycle maker, says SEZs are ...
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... in the case of this journey through lesbian working-class India it is entirely warranted. The movement for lesbian ...

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... ‘the mother and father of all companies’ – the East India Company. Although I am Indian, have studied the ... the extent of the economic devastation wrought by the East India Company on my country. With precision and passion ... efforts of corrupt, decadent nawabs. Then came the East India Company, a small-time trading outfit. Through a ...
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... of the preparation for doing this issue I travelled to India. It is a commonplace about NI editors that when you ... by all but the best of journalistic treatments. With India I found this true in spades. India is reduced to a series of clichés – Indian exotica, ...
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... the Romans and Greeks knew cotton as a luxury import from India via camel caravans. Cloth discovered in the Indus ... cultivated on the Pacific coast of Chile and Peru. From India it spread west to Egypt and Turkey; from the Pacific ... and Chintz craze swept the continent. By 1664 the East India Company was importing a quarter of a million pieces ...

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... crop (above). Michael York Anil Gupta is a professor at India’s most prestigious management institute. He’s a key ... bubbles over with enthusiasm about the genius of rural India. For him, the failures of the formal sector have left ... is just too different from the situation in the rest of India. The Kutch (also a part of Gujarat) is a dry hilly area ...
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‘Cinema in India has brought people together,’ says activist filmmaker ... documentaries, it’s difficult to reach large audiences. India’s more than a billion citizens and 23 official ... the reality.”’ Television networks expanded rapidly in India in the mid-1990s, as did digital technology. In ...

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... fields. Similarly, the shareholders of the British East India Company stayed well away from the Indian villages which ... far away – mostly in places like China, Bangladesh and India – where wages are low and working conditions largely ... vanish in a puff of smoke. But, for lots of farmers in India at least, it isn’t turning out that way. While the ...
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... Chris Richards to find out, as campaigners in India, Thailand and the United States take a ride through the ... into those negotiations is blame, not shame. China and India are being painted as the new environmental vandals. ... bent on development, the increasing emissions of China and India will surely kill us all and block the potential for ...

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Vijaya is a _hijra_ (a member of India’s traditional transgendered communities) who lives in ... In parts of newly emerging sexuality movements in India there is today a shift in ways of articulating the ... and I are on a spectrum of the diversity of queer lives in India. Vijaya’s experience of her gender identity and ...
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... in cyberspace - crimes' new frontiers - lawyers from India and Australia join today's program: Cyber-space ... copyright experts Lawrence Liang from Bangalore, India, and Professor Andrew Christie from Australia put us in ...

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