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Chennai, India’s sixth biggest city, is almost entirely out of water – CNN

June 19th, 2019 No comments
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India Launches 104 Satellites From a Single Rocket, Ramping Up a Space Race – The New York Times

June 8th, 2019 No comments

Source: India Launches 104 Satellites From a Single Rocket, Ramping Up a Space Race – The New York Times

??Part of Plant Link’s PlantScope monitoring constellation (120 satellites)??

Also, love the mention of a cricket term (“century”, for 100 satellites, although what happens to the other 4 are let to the imagination?).

Update: “century” is 100 or more runs in a single inning.  So I’ll permit it.

 

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“India Loses Again, and the World Loses with It”: Siddhartha Deb on Modi’s Landslide Re-election | Democracy Now!

May 28th, 2019 No comments
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India investing more money in solar power than coal for first time | The Independent

May 22nd, 2019 No comments
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India sucks at protecting intellectual property, according to the US Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 IP Index — Quartz India

May 15th, 2019 No comments
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INS Arihant left crippled after ‘accident’ 10 months ago – The Hindu

May 11th, 2019 No comments
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Why has Kashmir been forgotten? | India | Al Jazeera

April 8th, 2019 No comments
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E-waste recycling hub: Moradabad

February 22nd, 2019 No comments
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Electronic waste is recycled in appalling conditions in India

February 20th, 2019 No comments
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Life Aboard the Longest Train Ride Through India

September 8th, 2017 No comments

Beneath the relentless churn of steel, wood, and dust, the Indian railway is made entirely of stories.

Source: Life Aboard the Longest Train Ride Through India

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