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This article is almost seven years old.

... and useful enough to merit a separate, new patent in India. Apparently this is a game pharmaceutical companies ... ‘The ruling doesn’t mean no patents will be granted in India, but the abusive practice of seeking many patents for ... research and future technology. They warned that ‘India’s growing non-recognition of intellectual property ...
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This article is more than seven years old.

There's been a lot of discussion about how north and south India are like two different countries now. They've always ... Nadu to Jabalpur, 1400 kilometres away in the heart of India. Road travel gives you a completely different ... are other aspects, the fascinating face of primeval, rural India. The time was just right too. It was the start of the ...
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This article is more than eight years old.

... revolutionary overhaul of education policy is underway in India, and is driving a wedge through the country’s ... educational quality between state and private schools in India. The 25 per cent reservation aims to give disadvantaged ... seeking a seat under the quota, according to the Times of India . Schools cite several reasons for their opposition. ...
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This article is almost eight years old.

A story that’s recently been doing the rounds in India is about two young men of Indian origin who returned ... wanted to experience poverty. To live on what the poor in India live on. They wanted to understand their home country. I salute them. Economic statistics indicated that India’s Mean National Income was Rs. 4,500 ($92) a month, ...

This article is more than four years old.

... tends a spirulina tank at a teaching farm in Tamil Nadu, India. PWRDF under a ... playing with my grandchildren back home in my village in India. At our age, grandchildren make life worth living. What ... from our poorest states of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. Within India, the more affluent states like Kerala, Punjab and ...

This article is more than six years old.

Every child in India, and the world, deserves to grow up with equal rights. ... should be included in the programme. The government of India, predictably, said ‘caste is definitely not race’. ... worse than racism. It dominates every vestige of life in India for Dalits. The fact is that while American white ...

This article is almost 19 years old.

Fewer students want to learn to make _khadi_ in rural India. Sarah Elton Sandhya Sharma’s hands move quickly over ... _khadi_, a rustic handmade cloth woven by villagers across India. Sharma teaches weaving and spinning to the young ... can get more money.’ The decline of khadi means more to India than the end of a fabric line. Gandhi popularized it ...
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This article is almost 23 years old.

... made Mumbai a dangerous city to live in. The experience of India is of enormously increased migration into the cities; ... to the number of slumdwellers. Crowded City Although India remains 70-80% rural, it now has the largest urban ... congestion. There are more than 23 million vehicles in India. Over 60,000 people are killed on India’s roads each ...

This article is almost 21 years old.

Strange meeting: Chathi from India and Andreas from Germany find more similarities than ... ago I heard a Frenchman say ‘I’d rather be poor in India’. And I thought: ‘What utter crap.’ How typical. Romanticizing India, poverty and all. Then, in 1994, as part of a ...
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This article is almost 21 years old.

... is poverty? Mari Marcel Thekaekara travels from south India to Glasgow to Germany in pursuit of an answer. STAN ... Years ago I heard a Frenchman say ‘I’d rather be poor in India’. And I thought: ‘What utter crap.’ How typical. Romanticizing India, poverty and all. Then, in 1994, as part of a ...

This article is more than five years old.

... medical director at Akanksha IVF Clinic, Anand, Gujarat, India. More than 825 surrogate babies have been born at her ... to have brought in additional revenue of $1–2 billion to India in 2012. NO: Mohan Rao is a medical doctor, ... Community Health, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. His published works include From Population Control to ...

This article is almost 16 years old.

... Dubey, a young engineer, working in Bihar in eastern India. Dubey was involved in a big project to build roads that are meant to connect all of India – known as the Golden Quadrilateral. The project is ... protest or fight it when it’s possible to do so In India, Satyaendra Dubey’s death was quickly followed by two ...

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