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... continue. Some 50,000 tribespeople today live in exile in India. Resistance: Jana Sanghati Samity is the political ...

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... travelling over 1,600 kilometres across Bangladesh, India and Nepal, the South Asian Climate Justice, Gender and ... is a Muslim country and, despite its shared history with India, the rise of a Hindu nationalist government has meant ... the Bangladeshi participants were denied entry visas for India and were forced to leave the caravan. For those who ...
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... Shahidual Alam   Jalaluddin / Haider Conquest by Clive of India Though threatened by Indian expansion and Portuguese ... clear to the British that they were going to have to quit India – and that a united India was going to be impossible to preserve. Bengal’s ...
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... resistance to dam projects on the Narmada River in western India (see box). An almost revolutionary public awakening has ... water diversions are blocked on the Brahmaputra (in India and Bangladesh) because proposed canal alignments are ... environment.   'No dam shall be built!' The damming of India's Narmada River is one of the World Bank's pet ...
... empires to nations, one of which was the 1947 partition of India, his has been a splintered reality. His family is from Zamania, a town near Ghazipur in Uttar Pradesh (UP), India. The surname, Zamanvi, a trace of that attachment like ... conceptual to begin with, since most were from what is now India, many from the states of Bihar and UP. Not easily ...
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The 1947 Partition riots in India and Pakistan resulted in killings and atrocities on a ... then East Pakistan, penniless, and run for their lives to India. I was a child in the early Sixties when two ... the region. Yet Bangladeshis have continued to pour into India, creating serious problems in Assam and neighbouring ...
... Azimpur neighbourhood, refugees from the 1947 partition of India and their descendants. Until the 2000s they were mostly ... colonial mayhem. But now, she says, the bangles come from India, adding ‘I have a card’ in order to stress that her ...

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... Pravin Indrekar, at the Press Club in Mumbai, India, 7 August 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas Today ...
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This article is almost 19 years old.

... of the Hill People from their land had begun. When India was partitioned and became independent in 1947, the ... About 40,000 of the displaced people crossed over to India where they still languish, stateless. The Pakistan ... front for the Hill People in 1972, operating from bases in India, and soon a military wing, Shanti Bahini, was added to ...
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... families. Life is cheap in our countries, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Africa. Just five months ago, 112 people ... hoping the scandal won’t touch them. I think Bangladesh, India and Pakistan should take the blame for their own, ...

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... off on 10 November, will visit communities in Bangladesh, India and Nepal, and is a rare opportunity for genuine ... South Africa (known as COP17). Attended by delegates from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, the Philippines, Britain, ...

This article is almost five years old.

... most basic (and gendered) of human tasks, cooking, across India, Nepal and Bangladesh. It examines the burden placed on ...

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