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Are The Rs 10 Coins Nothing But Publicity Tools?

Rahul works in a multinational. Every day, he commutes in the sharing autos. Frequently, he witnesses suspicion over coins especially …

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Pillaging Investment: A Chinese Way

File Picture Courtesy : The Asian Age

Recently, Emmanuel Macron, French President visited China where he signed several business deals with China but warned against pillaging as …

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Unraveling the Foreign Aid in Pakistan

In a sudden move, US government frizzed $255 million military aid to Pakistan and the fate of such assistance will …

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Soil Health Cards: High Hopes, Low Returns

Source: The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare  Recently, India celebrated the World Soil Day with a pledge of the …

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Fake Drugs: A Significant Threat to Health

Source: WHO Global Surveillance and Monitoring System for substandard and falsified medical products, Geneva: World Health Organization; 2017 Fake and …

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Delhi Smog Reveals Global Failure To Deal With Climate Change

Despite an action plan, and much political hullabaloo, India’s National Capital Region remains blanketed by Pollution

By Omair Ahmad From the beginning of COP23, the issue of loss and damage has cast a shadow over proceedings …

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Concealing Care: A Strategy of Exclusion

  By Yogesh Yadav ‘Man is a social being’, a famous proverb repeatedly idealised in society to denote the inter-dependency of …

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Is India’s goods and services tax bad news for Bhutan’s environment?

Vehicles lined up near the newly-completed Giant Buddha stupa in Thimphu, Bhutan [Image: Dawa Gyelmo]

The tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan remained in isolation for centuries until 1961, when a road was completed connecting the …

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Increased siltation raises Kashmir flood threat

A Kashmiri man near a Budgam forest shows the degradation caused to forests over the past few decades [image by: Athar Parvaiz]

Kashmir’s deforested hills have been the prime cause of the heavy siltation of its water bodies. This is now being …

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Financial inclusion is an enabler of the Sustainable Development Goals

Financial Inclusion is critical to accelerating economic growth, social protection and sustainable development. “Over the last three years India has succeeded …

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