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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Kavitha Rajagopalan World Policy Institute fellow and author Kavitha Rajagopalan investigates the informal water economy of Chennai, a city in southern India. She finds that the government’s failure to dependably distribute clean water has made black-market dealings a necessity...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 15–19.
Published: 01 June 2011
... in brightly lit stadiums, with television cameras providing coverage to spectators cosseted at home in front of their televisions, air conditioners running at full blast. Thanks to an election promise honored by the local government, nearly every home in the city of Chennai now boasts a color television set...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 110.
Published: 01 June 2016
... that Social Capital Credits can help bring about “a redefinition of wealth that takes into account the power of community.” The third piece on innovative informal economies focuses on the popularity of bottled water in Chennai, India. The state’s failure to dependably distribute clean water has made black...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 91–99.
Published: 01 June 2014
... largely to the growing presence of LGBT issues in media and the rise in pride festivals. Last year, one of India’s largest cities, Hyderabad, celebrated its first Gay Pride Parade, joining the ranks of Chennai, Bangalore, New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and the state of Gujarat, among some others...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 89–93.
Published: 01 March 2001
... to the vernacular press. The venerable becoming more frequent. Hindu nationalists old cities of Bombay, Madras, and Calcutta have threatened to close down hotels that have been renamed Mumbai, Chennai, and celebrate New Year’s Eve, and shops selling Kolkata to rid them of colonial associations. valentine...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 39–46.
Published: 01 March 2000
... named their weapons, were victims of imperialism or Cold War just as they have renamed their cities (Mum­ politics, is untenable. Of course, both coun­ bai for Bombay, Chennai for Madras, etc tries could simply admit that they are striv­ to evoke a mythical past. Thus while Paki­ ing to be world...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 101–110.
Published: 01 December 2017
... human smuggler who brought them to Kolkata in India. “From there, I was put on a train to Jammu,” said Shafiq. According to Jammu and Kashmir police records, there are over 5,700 Rohingyas in Jammu, and more in Delhi, Mewat, Jaipur, Hyderabad, and Chennai. “They go where there are kinship networks...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 75–86.
Published: 01 June 2005
... as when my contemporaries, now in India’s Pondicherry (the old French comptoir their forties, were in school, that only chil­ near Chennai which maintains strong links dren who could not succeed in public school to France) “is completely saturated at this went to private school. Public schools were...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 79–94.
Published: 01 September 2004
... the fortnightly “Past and Present” col­ umn for The Hindu of Chennai. Opening a Window in Kashmir Ramachandra G uha We here recall a forgotten incident Other visitors were more celebrated, but in the history of India-Pakistan rela­ no other visitor—at least no other male...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 11–27.
Published: 01 September 2002
... WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • FALL 2002 37. Cyrus Guzder, “Is Secularism Good for Busi­ 41. Sridhar Krishnaswami, “U.S. Panel Faults ness?” Seminar, no. 513 (May 2002), 68—72. Central, Gujarat Govts,” The Hindu (Chennai), June 38. There is no better analysis I know...