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Changing Times for Intellectuals and Activists in India

Special Contribution
By Pushkar Raj

Dr. MM Kalburgi (75) was shot dead in his residence

Intellectuals and activists are the conscience of a society but they face a crisis of survival in the country today as Gauri Lankesh’s killing last month demonstrates. Gauri is the fourth intellectual activist who was silenced through a murder....Read more at >> Opinion
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Boat capsize kills 60 Rohingya and other stories in JUST ASIA, Episode 191



Boat people

This week Just Asia begins with the death of 60 Rohingya in a boat capsize off Bangladesh on September 28, as they were fleeing violence in Burma. A UN spokesman said 23 people were confirmed dead...Read more at >> Asia-Pacific
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Narmada Sanskriti Sanvaad, October 7 - 8, 2017



Narmada River

Narmada is the name of a river, a life, a civilization, a culture, a faith. Crores of emotions are attached. The history of human life is hidden here - both past and present. In the submergence zone of the Indira Sagar Dam,...Read more at >> Campaign
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Trip to East Sea and Oriental Medicine EXPO



Medicine Expo

2017 International Korean Medicine Bio Industry Expo in Jecheon, Korea from September 22nd to October 10th. The theme of “Recreation of Korean Medicine-Evolve into the Korean Medicine Bio Industry”...Read more at >> Travel and Hotel
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AAPI condemns the brutal murder of Indian American Psychiatrist



Dr. Achutha Reddy

Chicago, IL: September 165, 2017: “AAPI is heartbroken over the loss of Dr. Achutha Reddy and want to express our hearty condolences and prayers to his family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his dear family. Dr. Reddy’s death is a tragic loss to our medial fraternity,”...Read more at >> Migrant Worker
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Paediatric camp concluded at Guwahati Press Club



OPD clinic

Guwahati: Newly emerged Ayursundra Hospital conducted the last weekly evening OPD clinic at Guwahati Press Club (GPC) on 23 September 2017, where paediatrician Dr Sourav Gohain Duarah checked the health status of around ten children...Read more at >> Press Release
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A trip to Gaehwa Art Park



At the Art Park

On September 17, 2017, a trip to Naesosa Temple(over 1000 years old), Buan Gosmo Bay Salted Seafood Festival, Gaehwa Art Park and Daechoen Beach...See more photos>> Photo Gallery
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Physiotherapy Camp

Special Contribution
By NJ Thakuria

Hayat Hospital conducts Saturday OPD clinic

Guwahati: On the occasion of World Physiotherapy Day, a physiotherapy camp was organized at Guwahati Press Club on 8 September 2017 for the benefit of its member-journalists...Read more at >> Sport & Health
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AAPI floats Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

Read more at >> America
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Plight of Christians in Pakistan and Senseless Civilized World

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Women in Pakistan

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At G20 Summit: VCHR calls on Vietnamese Prime Minister to release prisoners of conscience Thích Quảng Độ, Nguyễn Văn Đài and Đỗ Thị Hồng

Read more at >> Europe
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PM names China bordering bridge after Bhupen Hazarika

Read more at >> Diplomatic
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Marking ADB’s 50 years, Protest Actions to take place in over 100 places in India this week.


Read more at >> Business
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Ex-students congregate at Makhibaha School

Read more at >> Art & Living
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GRAND OPENING CEREMONY OF FIFTH NEPAL AFRICA FILM FESTIVAL 2016

Read more at >> Africa/Middle East
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Interview with Korean National Commission for UNESCO Dr. Park Eun-kyung

Read more at >> Interview Story
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The Global Digest 2015 (English) Special Issue is available now.

Read more at >> Bulletin
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