Jawbone found on beach does not belong to long-missing teen Natalee Holloway, prosecutors say

November 23rd, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by BNO News
ORANJESTAD, ARUBA (BNO NEWS) -- Dutch prosecutors on Tuesday afternoon concluded that a jawbone found on a beach in Aruba does not belong to long-missing teen Natalee Holloway.At the request of the ... Read more...

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Local Welfare in a Global Context: Slums and Urban Welfare in Karnataka’s Development

November 29th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by admin
By Pushpa Achanta, CNSIn September 2006, CIVIC ( organized the above public meeting in Bangalore with Dr. Supriya Roy Chowdhuri, Professor ISEC, Bangalore ( and Mr. Narayanswamy, Joint Director, Karnataka Slum Clearance ... Read more...

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Global Fund to give $47 mn for HIV awareness among gays

November 25th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The Global Fund will give a $47-million grant to NGOs based in South Asia to launch a community based programme for gays to reduce the spread of ... Read more...

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