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Women civil society activists appeal

Representatives of women civil society delegations from India attending the ongoing Asian and Pacific Conference on Gender Equality and Women’s […]

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Chutzpah and Catch 22

By Samhita Barooah   Life is getting more and more complex. Every situation is a catch 22 scenario. It seems […]

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Requiem for Riverdale

If my sister Hemu had been around today she might well have been at the front of a cortege mourning the untimely demise of Archibald Andrews, longtime resident and foremost citizen of the idyllic small town of Riverdale, USA, who was shot dead by a homophobe while trying to protect his gay friend, Kevin Keller.

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Volunteering can help save wildlife

An exciting new study by researchers from the Duke University, Wildlife Conservation Society and Centre for Wildlife Studies, has found that participation of non-scientists as volunteers in conservation can play a significant role in saving wildlife.