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07.04.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

Jammu-Kashmir experiences damaging floods

Jammu-Kashmir experiences damaging floods

Jammu y Cachemira se ha visto afectada por las inundaciones grave de la historia que han causado estragos en varios distritos. Jammu es capital de invierno de Cachemira con las familias más acomodadas que baja de la propia Cachemira para pasar el invierno es mejorar las condiciones de Jammu pero … »

07.04.2015 Shamsul Haque Basunia

Bangladesh impasse – resolution lies with Gov’t

Bangladesh impasse – resolution lies with Gov’t

After a three-month long siege, Bangladesh Nationalist Party chief returned home April 5 from her Gulshan party office. How funny that game of the government where law enforcers confined her there with sand-laden trucks. Independent observers opine it was only to harass her and subdue the movement of opposition. Khaleda Zia, … »

02.04.2015 Tony Henderson

AIIB – China’s new bank garnering wide support

AIIB – China’s new bank garnering wide support

The “AIIB” is the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, a new multilateral development bank as proposed by Xi Jinping in a speech to the Indonesian parliament in October 2013. The concept as expressed then was: “to support the process of interconnection and integration of the economic development in the region,” continuing, … »

31.03.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

10 Lessons from Fukushima

10 Lessons from Fukushima

Booklet: 10 Lessons from Fukushima Reducing risks and protecting communities from nuclear disasters Booklet We have created a booklet entitled “10 Lessons from Fukushima: Reducing risks and protecting communities from nuclear disasters”. This booklet, which is based upon the experiences and testimony of local people, outlines the reality of … »

29.03.2015 Nava J. Thakuria

A conservator Governor in India

A conservator Governor in India

Assam finds a conservator of wildlife in its new Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya, who has made it clear that unlike other constitutional heads of the State, he would not be a mute spectator in respect to protecting the great Indian one-horned rhinoceros. Governor Acharya, who is also in charge of … »

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