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Leaving tiger watching to raise rice Ecologist Debal Deb, who did his post-doctoral research from IISc in…
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Film fighters

Film fighters

Video volunteers have been shooting short, candid film clips on official apathy.

ORGANIC GROWTH

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The magician's way

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The crorepati writer

The crorepati writer

He's the man who gives Big B his lines. RD Tailang, the writer of KBC.
The rich 'do'
Millionaire matchmakers

Millionaire matchmakers

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The Waste Warriors
What rubbish?

What rubbish?

Surojit Gupta | July 6, 2013
'Garbage girl' is busy picking up trash to keep the hill towns clean.
toeing to victory
Foot soldiers unite

Foot soldiers unite

Nidhi Jamwal | July 6, 2013
Walking Project, a citizen-driven initiative, is inspiring pedestrians to reclaim the footpaths.
Deluge Diary
Lights, camera, mountain

Lights, camera, mountain

Padmaparna Ghosh | July 6, 2013
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Bad medicine

Bad medicine

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