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India Set To Construct 44 Strategic Roads Along Indo- China Border : CPWD Report

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The government will construct 44 strategic roads along the border with China and over 2100 km of axial and lateral …

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Ashes Immersed In The Ganges, Haridwar, Thousands Bid Emotional Farewell

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A sea of humanity followed the flower bedecked truck that carried the ashes of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee through the …

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Yoga has the power to unite individuals, society, country and the world : Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that Yoga has the power to unite individuals, society, country and the world at …

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India’s Poorest Homes Still Await Electricity

While the government may have set up electricity poles, the lines often do not reach the villages of the marginalised, or the marginalised within villages [image by: Harini Calamur/Flickr]

Moyna is in class six and has to study by the light of a kerosene lamp or candles to finish …

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With Low Water Reserves, A Blistering Indian Summer

Young girls at a well in Gujarat, which is already facing a water scarcity [image by: Mark Charmer]

The omens for this summer are bad in South Asia. Afghanistan received the lowest snowfall in years, spiking fears of …

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Swachh Bharat Mission: Achievements and challenges

A common sight or practice in the countryside of a developing country is people going out of their homes to …

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Nonlegislative Strategies Still Key to Modi’s Governance Agenda

By Kartikeya Singh In what journalists and political pundits in India are calling a “saffron wave,” election results from five …

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The Dilemma of Rights to Nature

As the central and provincial governments wash their hands off the idea of implementing the rights of rivers as legal …

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Water Woes in India: Water level of 91 Reservoirs Plunges to 20% of their Capacity

As summer peaks in India, the water level of 91 major reservoirs goes down by one per cent. According to …

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