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Designing the Future of Housing for India’s Poorest

FastCompany has a story about Micro Home Solutions, a Delhi-based company owned by the husband and wife team of Rakhi Mehra and Marco Ferrario, wants to build affordable housing for low-income people. The ultimate goal for Micro Home Solutions is … Continue reading

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Mining in Jharkhand and its links to Maoists

Foreign Policy has this nice photo essay about the mining industry in Jharkand.

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How cats drink

New York Times has a nice article about how cats use the front tip of their tongues to drink. Writing in the Thursday issue of Science, the four engineers report that the cat’s lapping method depends on its instinctive ability … Continue reading

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Show me the money

I do not find this story surprising at all. This is not the first time this has happened nor will this be the last. This is exactly the reason why I did not donate any money. “We recently issued notices … Continue reading

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Super-heroes from Mexico in New York City

Foreign Policy has an interesting photo feature about Mexican immigrants who work in NYC.

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Cricket, lovely cricket

This is different from what Egbert Moore said and from this.

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iamamiwhoami new video on Youtube

There is a new video from iamamiwhoami. This is the tenth video. There is a man in this video.

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Film on maternal mortality wins Webby Award

In Silence: Maternal Mortality in India, a film made by Human Rights Watch, has won the Webby Award for Online Film & Video Documentary: Individual Episode category. Some of the reasons mentioned: lack of doctors, lack of medicines and medical … Continue reading

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