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Whose Iron Ore is it anyway?

Mohan Guruswamy is Chairman and founder of Centre for Policy Alternatives, New Delhi, India. He has over three decades of experience in government, industry and academia. 1,084 more words


Apsari Chakma: Life in the School Room

When I was very little my mother used to tell me all kinds of bedtime fairytale stories. I used to think that the fairy princesses from these stories were supremely happy and content.

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Banam Raja, exploring our musical roots

adivaani has taken its archiving work to include documentary films now. Banam Raja is our first production exploring Adivasi musical traditions.
At the end of the day, Santals return to music to become whole again. 125 more words


Unheeded Pariahs

So I was back home for Onam. It so happened that I had some time to kill and I was wandering around the Secretariat – the place where the ministers and bureaucrats roost – and surroundings. 890 more words

Affairs Of The Life

आदिवासी सेवकांना दिल्या जाणाऱ्या पुरस्कारांच्या रक्कमेमध्ये वाढ

अतिदुर्गम भागांत काम करणाऱ्या आदिवासी सेवकांना दिल्या जाणाऱ्या पुरस्कारांच्या रक्कमेमध्ये वाढ करून पुढे या आदिवासी सेवकांना २५ हजार रुपये तर सेवासंस्थांना २१ रुपयांचा पुरस्कार पुढील वर्षांपासून देण्यात येणार आहेत. 

India so far,

I’m still trying to make sense of this place. So far I’ve only been to one small town and one city so my perception is only based on Bangalore and Gudalur in Southern India, thus far. 374 more words