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South Asian Development NewsJun 27, 2016
Chhattisgarh Communities Assert Forest Rights

A small Gond village in Chhattisgarh has been giving the forest development corporation, also known ...

Bringing Together Waste Collectors and Generators

Citizengage takes complete responsibility of the waste generated from house or office, and makes sure it ...

Telling Tales from the Northeast

There is hardly any cinema industry or theatres existing in some of the Northeastern states of ...

Turnaround of Microfinance Sector

Microfinance Institutions Network (MFIN) is the first Self-Regulatory Organisation in the Indian financial sector, recognised by ...

FCRA Provisions Remind of Emergency Era?

Civil Society leaders say that FCRA has become a tool to muzzle dissent and urged ...

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