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[:en]Culture[:ne]समाज र समुदाय[:hi]समाज और समुदाय[:bn]সমাজ ও সম্প্রদায়[:ur]معاشرہ اور برادری [:]

  • Tiger numbers increase in Bhutan

    March 18, 2019

    As the world tries to double tiger number from where it was in 2010, Bhutan’s increase in tiger numbers shows that at least one country is doing well in this regard

  • What good are think tanks?

    March 14, 2019

    A new book on the Think Tank Initiative in South Asia clarifies the role, challenges and contributions
    of think tanks in the region, perhaps showing a way that community involvement may help shape
    policy change

  • No water for a clean Ganga

    March 12, 2019

    The numerous dams limiting the flow of the Ganga and its tributaries, as well as the massive extraction of water from the river, makes the aspiration of a free flowing river a distant dream

  • A clean Kumbh in a dirty Ganga

    March 11, 2019

    At the Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj this year, the Ganga ran clean, but it was the result of temporary solution, which are not enough to keep the river basin pollution free, and only hid the problem

  • A woman farmer shows the way

    March 08, 2019

    As the only woman working as a trainer of farmers in Vehari district in Pakistan’s Punjab province, Almas Perween is breaking many barriers in a traditionally male dominated agricultural society

  • Review: The river rebels of the Mekong

    February 18, 2019

    In his compelling book, “Last Days of the Mighty Mekong”, Brian Eyler travels down the river, meeting the rebels trying to save it from destruction