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GN Bureau | April 9, 2016
The SEWA founder talks about her work of buliding holistic and mindful communities, and her book ‘Anubandh’
READ: Change, to be real, has to come from people: Ela Bhatt
After a pioneering initiative by a panchayat, Ayurveda doctors redefine palliative care in Kerala, bringing relief to patients written off by modern medicine
READ: The soothing balm of Ayurveda
Filmmaker Sanjay Joshi talks about the journey of Cinema of Resistance and the road ahead
READ: "Meaningful cinema should be more accessible to common people"
Exploring online voting is a step towards a more inclusive democracy. It will have to cross many hurdles before it can take the leap
READ: E-Voting: Ballot booth on your desktop
In the land of weaver-poet Kabir, good days haven’t come back yet for the hands weaving silk threads
READ: Why the weaver of famous Banarasi silk saree is unhappy
ILO-India’s national project coordinator for SPF, Ranjit Prakash talks about importance of guaranteeing universal access to income and health, and the role of stakeholders
READ: “Social security should be a rights-based approach”
The government feels that the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model needs to be revisited, said a World Bank expert. “As for the attempts to revive the “flow” of PPP projects, the government is convinced that the model needs to be revisited, with particular focus on rebalancing ri
Would raising an all women batallion help tackle Kashmir`s stone pelters?
PM Narendra Modi’s yet another niftily acronymed scheme, UDAN – short for Ude ‘Desh Ka Aam Naagrik’ and otherwise called ‘Regional Connectivity Scheme’ in officialese – got off to a flying start on Thursday. Modi formally launched a flight from Shimla to Delhi, and
He accompanied his father to film studios in Chennai and helped him in designing sets, but Thota Tharrani wanted to be an artist. So he studied mural painting and print-making, but as luck would have it, he finally returned to tinsel town. And the world soon took note. In Mani Ratnam’s pa
Is the AAP headed for a split?
A sale-purchase agreement was signed between Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) and Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC) for supply of high speed diesel (HSD) through the proposed 131 km Indo-Bangla friendship pipeline. The agree