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The China Post
Shantytown tours offer different view of Perutours offer different view of Peru LIMA, Peru, AP Shacks cling precariously t
Shantytown tours offer different view of Peru
The China Post / Posted 12 hours ago
tours offer different view of Peru LIMA, Peru, AP Shacks cling precariously to sandy hillsides. The flat roofs of board-and-tin hovels stretch as far as the eye can see on treeless moonscapes. Humble meals are served on battered plates.... Read more
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The Hindu
Meet India's dream team for Homeless World Cup 2016Daily wage labourers, street children, slum dwellers… they comprise the Indian
Meet India's dream team for Homeless World Cup 2016
The Hindu / Posted 19 hours ago
Daily wage labourers, street children, slum dwellers… they comprise the Indian contingent to the Homeless World Cup 2016. RAVEENA JOSEPH meets the team, which is training in Chennai At 4 p.m. on an overcast evening, players in canary yellow and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Shantytown tours offer different view of PeruLIMA, Peru (AP) � Shacks cling precariously to sandy hillsides. The flat roofs
Shantytown tours offer different view of Peru
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 hours ago
LIMA, Peru (AP) � Shacks cling precariously to sandy hillsides. The flat roofs of board-and-tin hovels stretch as far as the eye can see on treeless moonscapes. Humble meals are served on battered plates. The sights and tastes of Lima's huge... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Shanty town tours offer different view of Peruto the famous Inca citadel of Machu Picchu with tours to sample the life lived
Shanty town tours offer different view of Peru
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 hours ago
to the famous Inca citadel of Machu Picchu with tours to sample the life lived by so many of the country's people - in its slums. The sights and tastes of Lima's huge shanty towns are not the standard fare of tourists, who are mostly drawn to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Shanty town tours offer different view of Peruto the famous Inca citadel of Machu Picchu with tours to sample the life lived
Shanty town tours offer different view of Peru
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
to the famous Inca citadel of Machu Picchu with tours to sample the life lived by so many of the country's people - in its slums. The sights and tastes of Lima's huge shanty towns are not the standard fare of tourists, who are mostly drawn to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Shantytown tours offer different view of Perufrom a… AP News | 06/29/16 09:01 PM LIMA, Peru (AP) -- Shacks cling precariou
Shantytown tours offer different view of Peru
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
from a… AP News | 06/29/16 09:01 PM LIMA, Peru (AP) -- Shacks cling precariously to sandy hillsides. The flat roofs of board-and-tin hovels stretch as far as the eye can see on treeless moonscapes. Humble meals are served on battered... Read more
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dna
Making villages “city-like”of inclusive development. Mumbai, the commercial capital of the country, is a c
Making villages “city-like”
dna / Posted yesterday
of inclusive development. Mumbai, the commercial capital of the country, is a classic example. Some 60 per cent live in slums, there are 20,000 dilapidated cessed buildings and a small floating population of salary and wage earners. The... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary's National Music Centre strikes a chord for ardent fans of Canadian musiccity’s most distinctive building fill the sky over an East Village that’s risen
Calgary's National Music Centre strikes a chord for ardent fans of Canadian music
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
city’s most distinctive building fill the sky over an East Village that’s risen from the ashes of what was downtown’s worst slum. “I look forward to welcoming the world to Calgary to experience the wealth of Canada’s music story and the incredible... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Memorable Tour of Kenya's Wasini Islandare the Wa-Chakwa and Wa-Kyuyu, according to our guide. After obtaining the pe
A Memorable Tour of Kenya's Wasini Island
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
are the Wa-Chakwa and Wa-Kyuyu, according to our guide. After obtaining the permits we headed to the Shimoni jetty to board our boat. We were introduced to our captain, Mwalimu Abdala and his crew, Tsumo Salim, Pandu Ali and Omar Ruta. Mwalimu... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
AIIB seeks cooperation, looks to add new membersbanks at its first annual meeting in Beijing on Saturday, and said it was takin
AIIB seeks cooperation, looks to add new members
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
banks at its first annual meeting in Beijing on Saturday, and said it was taking applications for new members. The bank’s board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing world
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Canberra Times
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing world
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing world
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Perth Now
China touts new bank for developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank for developing world
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $US509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing world
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth US$509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Weekly Times
China touts new bank for developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank for developing world
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $US509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Herald Sun
China touts new bank for developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank for developing world
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $US509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China touts new bank for developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank for developing world
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $US509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Reuters
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing worldkeener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing cou
China touts new bank's greater understanding of developing world
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
keener understanding of the successful experience and lessons of developing countries' years of development." The AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Japan Today
China-led development bank approves first loans ‹ Japan TodayBritain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained
China-led development bank approves first loans ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 5 days ago
Britain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained from seeking membership. The bank’s board approved a total of $509 million in loans Friday for a power project in Bangladesh, slum-upgrading in Indonesia and... Read more
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The Hindu
China-backed infrastructure bank seeks cooperation and new membersthat we're setting and of the transparency around the bank's operations,” AIIB
China-backed infrastructure bank seeks cooperation and new members
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
that we're setting and of the transparency around the bank's operations,” AIIB vice president Danny Alexander said. AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the Asian... Read more
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Fortune
China-Backed AIIB Seeks Cooperation and New Membersthat we’re setting and of the transparency around the bank’s operations,” AIIB
China-Backed AIIB Seeks Cooperation and New Members
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
that we’re setting and of the transparency around the bank’s operations,” AIIB vice president Danny Alexander said. AIIB’s board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Business Standard India
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation and new membersthat we're setting and of the transparency around the bank's operations," AIIB
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation and new members
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
that we're setting and of the transparency around the bank's operations," AIIB Vice-President Danny Alexander said. AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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The Star
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation and new membersthat we're setting and of the transparency around the bank's operations," AIIB
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation and new members
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
that we're setting and of the transparency around the bank's operations," AIIB vice president Danny Alexander said. AIIB's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
China-led development bank approves first loansBritain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained
China-led development bank approves first loans
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
Britain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained from seeking membership. The bank's board approved a total of $509 million in loans Friday for a power project in Bangladesh, slum-upgrading in Indonesia and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
China-led development bank approves first loansBritain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained
China-led development bank approves first loans
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
Britain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained from seeking membership. The bank's board approved a total of $509 million in loans Friday for a power project in Bangladesh, slum-upgrading in Indonesia and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
China-led development bank approves first loansBritain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained
China-led development bank approves first loans
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
Britain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained from seeking membership. The bank's board approved a total of $509 million in loans Friday for a power project in Bangladesh, slum-upgrading in Indonesia and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
China-led development bank approves first loansBritain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained
China-led development bank approves first loans
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Britain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained from seeking membership. The bank's board approved a total of $509 million in loans Friday for a power project in Bangladesh, slum-upgrading in Indonesia and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
China-led development bank approves first loansBritain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained
China-led development bank approves first loans
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
Britain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained from seeking membership. The bank's board approved a total of $509 million in loans Friday for a power project in Bangladesh, slum-upgrading in Indonesia and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Attendees at Asian bank meeting cite value of cooperationBritain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained
Attendees at Asian bank meeting cite value of cooperation
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
Britain, France, Australia and South Korea. Washington and Japan have refrained from seeking membership. The bank's board approved a total of $509 million in loans Friday for a power project in Bangladesh, slum-upgrading in Indonesia and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation, looks to add new membersbanks at its first annual meeting in Beijing on Saturday, and said it was takin
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation, looks to add new members
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
banks at its first annual meeting in Beijing on Saturday, and said it was taking applications for new members. The bank's board approved its first four deals worth US$509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
77 related stories
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The Economic Times
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation, looks to add new membersbanks at its first annual meeting in Beijing on Saturday, and said it was takin
China-backed AIIB seeks cooperation, looks to add new members
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
banks at its first annual meeting in Beijing on Saturday, and said it was taking applications for new members. The bank's board approved its first four deals worth $509 million on Friday, with three projects co-financed with the World Bank, the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh gets AIIB’s first loan for power projectThe Board of Directors approved the loans on Friday within six months of the Ba
Bangladesh gets AIIB’s first loan for power project
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Board of Directors approved the loans on Friday within six months of the Bank’s journey. Three of the four projects, except Bangladesh, are co-financing operations with World Bank, Asian Development Bank (ADB) and UK aid. “I am delighted to... Read more
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The Financial Express
AIIB approves first loans for projects in four countriesAIIB will disburse $ 509 million to finance four projects in the four countries
AIIB approves first loans for projects in four countries
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
AIIB will disburse $ 509 million to finance four projects in the four countries. The four projects were approved in Board of Directors meeting held here. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who is on a five-day visit here will attend the Board of... Read more
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The Economic Times
AIIB approves first loans for projects in four countriesAIIB will disburse US 509 million to finance four projects in the four countrie
AIIB approves first loans for projects in four countries
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
AIIB will disburse US 509 million to finance four projects in the four countries. The four projects were approved in Board of Directors meeting held here. Asked whether any projects have been identified for financing in India, Jaitley told... Read more
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The Economic Times
China-backed AIIB approves $509 mn for first four projectsBEIJING: The board of China-backed Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) a
China-backed AIIB approves $509 mn for first four projects
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING: The board of China-backed Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) approved $509 million in investments for its first four projects on Friday. The projects, announced previously, are power grid upgrades in Bangladesh, slum renovation in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China-backed AIIB approves US$509 million for first four projectsBEIJING: The board of China-backed Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) a
China-backed AIIB approves US$509 million for first four projects
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING: The board of China-backed Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) approved US$509 million in investments for its first four projects on Friday. Three of the four projects are co-financed with the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Trump has feuded with locals for years over his Scotland golf resortplanned turbines from 33 to 23. The total number would later be reduced to 11.
Trump has feuded with locals for years over his Scotland golf resort
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
planned turbines from 33 to 23. The total number would later be reduced to 11. Trump’s formal proposal to a local planning board several months later was even grander than expected. A Trump official told locals they could expect their property... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gunpoint interview with kidnap boss terrorising Caracaspay the ransom – and has a network of corrupt officers embedded in the police.
Gunpoint interview with kidnap boss terrorising Caracas
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
pay the ransom – and has a network of corrupt officers embedded in the police. In a chilling interview in the lawless slums of western Caracas, conducted at gunpoint, the kidnap boss told how he has 'no remorse' about his reign of terror in... Read more
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Breitbart
Calais Migrants Turn To Small Craft To Steal Into Britainof them perishing in the process. While France’s migrant crisis is tiny compar
Calais Migrants Turn To Small Craft To Steal Into Britain
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
of them perishing in the process. While France’s migrant crisis is tiny compared to that faced by Greece or Germany, the slum-like Calais camp of about 4,000 migrants desperate to reach Britain is a political hot potato on both sides of the... Read more
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express
Number of unaccompanied migrant children at Calais 'Jungle' has risen in 'worrying trend'children at the Calais camp has risen by 32 per cent in one month A total of 1
Number of unaccompanied migrant children at Calais 'Jungle' has risen in 'worrying trend'
express / Posted 10 days ago
children at the Calais camp has risen by 32 per cent in one month A total of 132 of the 142 children who arrived at the slum in the past month came without an adult - the youngest of them being 10 years old. The data by L'Auberge des Migrants... Read more
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asianage
Separatists to hold talks with panditsbeing headed by them that would initiate “a process of dialogue and deliberatio
Separatists to hold talks with pandits
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
being headed by them that would initiate “a process of dialogue and deliberation with the Kashmiri Pandits across the board to understand their concerns as well as the assurances they needed with regard to their return to the Valley”. He... Read more
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The Star
Karachi opens heat relief centres in bid to cut death tollthe main provider of electricity to around 20 million people in Karachi, and wi
Karachi opens heat relief centres in bid to cut death toll
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
the main provider of electricity to around 20 million people in Karachi, and with the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board to try to head off unscheduled water and power blackouts during heat waves. Such blackouts have already prompted near... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adults Play Kwepena to Make Children Smiledresses out of the ball's way; even men took part. To make it more interesting
Adults Play Kwepena to Make Children Smile
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
dresses out of the ball's way; even men took part. To make it more interesting, the organizers had a video games parlor, board games, and a children's play area with bouncy castles. The organizers have also teamed up with The Eye hospital to... Read more
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Mississauga News
John Lorinc and Ron Williamson: Ontario’s hidden archaeological scandalworking for builders continue to turn up extensive finds, the City Museum of Ne
John Lorinc and Ron Williamson: Ontario’s hidden archaeological scandal
Mississauga News / Posted 19 days ago
working for builders continue to turn up extensive finds, the City Museum of New York and the Landmarks Preservation Board two years ago established a partnership to store and display these discoveries. Toronto, by contrast, has a proactive... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
John Lorinc and Ron Williamson: Ontario’s hidden archaeological scandalworking for builders continue to turn up extensive finds, the City Museum of Ne
John Lorinc and Ron Williamson: Ontario’s hidden archaeological scandal
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 19 days ago
working for builders continue to turn up extensive finds, the City Museum of New York and the Landmarks Preservation Board two years ago established a partnership to store and display these discoveries. Toronto, by contrast, has a proactive... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
We can turn crisis around: missionerin "God's own country". The former Catholic priest, who spent 12 years as a mi
We can turn crisis around: missioner
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
in "God's own country". The former Catholic priest, who spent 12 years as a missionary community worker in a South Korean slum, took the helm at the Anglican-affiliated City Mission on June 1, just as mission staff were checking a record count of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tackling Entrenched Inequality – Monica Kalondo Geingosinstitution aimed at making financial services accessible to all – and served o
Tackling Entrenched Inequality – Monica Kalondo Geingos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
institution aimed at making financial services accessible to all – and served on numerous public and private sector boards. The Chamber of Commerce had named her Namibian Business Personality of the Year, and she had won the Most Innovative... Read more
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News.com.au
Australian start-up Pollinate Energy on the world stageThere are 400 million people in India without access to electricity. ABOUT 1.4
Australian start-up Pollinate Energy on the world stage
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
There are 400 million people in India without access to electricity. ABOUT 1.4 million people live and sleep in slums every night in the Indian city of Bangalore. To put that in perspective, that’s more than the entire population of Adelaide living... Read more
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Business Standard India
India sees new non-profit to tackle cybercrime, finds backer in crusader Parry AftabUS schools and organisations to build safeguards against Cybercrime. Now, the
India sees new non-profit to tackle cybercrime, finds backer in crusader Parry Aftab
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
US schools and organisations to build safeguards against Cybercrime. Now, the cyber lawyer who sits on the safety advisory board of Facebook and MTV, is helping set up a non-profit body in India to help educate school children and their parents... Read more
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