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There is perfection in imperfection

Why do we feel we have to be good at something to try it, that we have to succeed at something in order to enjoy it, that we have to do something right before we feel accomplished ? Striving for … Continue reading

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India : About the extinction of the tigers

Despite well-tomtomed conservation projects, tigers ( and other species) are facing an uphill struggle for survival. Since the acceleration of the Chinese economy in the 80’s, neighbouring India has lost out on ecological  conservation. The Chinese, be they in mainland … Continue reading

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In Pakistan, the alcohol trade flourishes despite of the ban

He does his work in the shadows and is always on the lookout for the police, but Abdul is not into the drug trade. He is providing to the tipplers their ration of alcohol. Every afternoon, Abdul hits the road … Continue reading

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Corporate humour

Below are some laws that work at the right time but at the wrong place : Law of mechanical repair : After your hands become coated with grease your nose will begin to itch, or you’ll have to pee. Law … Continue reading

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The status of children in Nepal

Children are often victims of poverty in Nepal. However much their parents love them, in poor families they are counted as an economic resource from an early age. Child labour has always been essential in agriculture, and in the past … Continue reading

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In India, biotechnology is the new priority

Life sciences could become the new engine for economic growth in India, just as the information technologies in the 90’s. After all, Nehru, the former Indian Prime Minister, considered science was the “solution to eradicate poverty”. Biotechnology companies are already … Continue reading

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India : why “small (business) is beautiful”

The persistence of the small businesses in the Indian subcontinent as well as in Asia is a current phenomenon. It is due to the tradition. In Asia, most of the entrepreneurs are not prepared to manage big sized enterprises because … Continue reading

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