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Zookeepers, the true guardians of zoological parks

Shuffling a jute bag over his shoulders, Chengaiah begins his day at the allotted animal enclosure, collecting debris thrown in by eager visitors. Like a clockwork he traverses the entire facility, searching for a wide variety of objects ranging from plastic bottles to clothing. 339 more words

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On the job of cleansing ‘evil eye’

Armed with huge wicker baskets and hands smeared with shades of vermillion, 58-year-old Lakshmamma and her associates make brisk business by warding off ‘evil eyes’ in shopping complexes. 328 more words

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Idol makers pay price for being eco-friendly

Equipped with carving tools, Ramu gives finishing touches to the 5-foot tall Ganesh idol as his mother scrutinises it for finer details. Others continue painting the remaining idols, while some haggle with customers. 332 more words

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Know all about the Youth in India here!!

Hello Folks

Here is a one-page source which gives a HOLISTIC view-point on the Indian youth..

Here is the link:

http://www.youthpolicy.org/factsheets/country/india/

In addition, youth is not just an age-bracket, but a fluid category – understand that meaning here: 12 more words

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Ideaology and Terror

Excerpts from interesting article (http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/ideology-and-the-rise-of-terror/article6805736.ece) in The Hindu which summarizes most discussed issue.

Taliban and al-Qaeda

  1. Raised by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to fight the Soviet invasion in Afghanistan in 1979…
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