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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’
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After a pioneering initiative by a panchayat, Ayurveda doctors redefine palliative care in Kerala, bringing relief to patients written off by modern medicine
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Filmmaker Sanjay Joshi talks about the journey of Cinema of Resistance and the road ahead
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Exploring online voting is a step towards a more inclusive democracy. It will have to cross many hurdles before it can take the leap
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In the land of weaver-poet Kabir, good days haven’t come back yet for the hands weaving silk threads
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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”
Former Air India chief Ashwani Lohani on Thursday took the charge as Chairman Railway Board and said his main thrust would be to put an end to corruption and VIP culture. Lohani told mediapersons that it was an emotional moment for him to join back the railways as its CRB. He said saf
Pakistani leaders must be feeling frustrated after US president Donald Trump warned Islamabad that America would not remain a silent spectator if Pakistan continued to be a safe haven for terrorists. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also said Pakistan could lose the privilege of being a US ally if it &ldqu
A nine judge constitutional bench of the Supreme Court has unanimously upheld that privacy is a fundamental right protected under the constitution. The judges have upheld that privacy is protected under constitution’s Article 21 and Part 3, which deal with fundamental rights.
Incense sticks were lit. Ram Sahay Marawi, 70, was ready to break the coconut over the ground – an auspicious ritual before starting anything new. He along with fellow tribal villagers was worshipping grass seed balls that they had prepared mixing grass seeds in the mud. Everyone around waited for Ma
Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani was appointed the Chairman of Railway Board on Wednesday after incumbent AK Mital put in his papers. Mital tendered his resignation to railway minister Suresh Prabhu following two derailments in Uttar Pradesh. Lohani, a 1980-batch office
The government on Wednesday gave its approval for transfer of 40 acres of Airports Authority of India’s (AAI) land at Dahisar to Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) for its metro shed, swapping with 40 acres of Maharashtra government land at Gorai in Mumbai.