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South Asian Development NewsJan 30, 2015
The Green Bazaar at Bangalore

Bangalorean visitors at Green Bazaar shared their wishes for a Green Bangalore... ...

Speed Recruitment for Social Enterprises: Bangalore, Friday, January 30th

This is a great event for social enterprises looking to scale their teams, and even more ...

What binds every family in this Kerala Panchayat

The thrust on chemical-free cultivation of vegetables that started as an experiment in the 90s has ...

Blending theatre with nature

Under the Sal Tree (Theatre in Nature) began in 2009, when Sukracharya Rabha, with the intention ...

Adopting HIV+ Children

A man in Meerut, India, has adopted 12 boys, all of them HIV positive. He is ...

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