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A Happy New Year? Rape in India and Bangladesh

A friend put a link to this post on her Facebook today and I was deeply saddened – but not surprised – by what I read. I thought it fitting that I offer this link as the first of my … Continue reading

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Introducing Kirsty Devaney and Jamie’s Charity

This is the last of my charity posts (at least for now) – a little series I envisaged a few weeks ago – and, in fact, it is this young woman’s post on her Facebook that inspired the whole mini-series … Continue reading

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Acid Survivors Foundation

Over the next few days I hope to put up posts about a few charity organisations which have either touched me recently with their work or involve people I know – or both! Like this one. Acid Survivors Foundation In … Continue reading

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Evil Mothers-in-Law by Shail’s Nest

Well I’m back! Discharged from hospital and slowly recovering from the ravages of Typhoid fever, I figured it is about time I got something on the blog again! I’m still not up to doing a great deal (even cleaning my … Continue reading

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October News Blues « somkritya

Some blogs I read because they are about Bangladesh. Some I read because they are about Education. Others are about Writing or ADHD and a few more are science related, funny or – best of all worlds – both. But … Continue reading

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