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International conference - 15-16 April 2013

International conference on “Asian nurses and the global workforce market place” - University of Edinburgh [22 Nov 2012]

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International conference

International Conference on "Asian nurses and the global workforce market place" [21 Nov 2012]

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Japan-Edinburgh Workshop

“Social Movements and the Subaltern in Postcolonial South Asia” [16 Oct 2012]

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A statue of Ambedkar in Tirunelveli. One of the responses to the desecration of his statues has been to put them in protective cages. The caged Ambedkar statues will stand as a synonym for the containment of Dalit aspirations. [09 Oct 2012]

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Asian nurses at the global labour market

Post-crisis dynamics of damand and supply and nurse mobility regulation [30 Aug 2012]

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A PUBLIC MEETING on Ethics, Equity and Genocide

Ethics, Equity and Genocide [06 Jun 2012]

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Hugo Gorringe writes in The Hindu newspaper:

The process of caste enumeration, which got under way recently, has shown that social categories are more malleable than they appear [06 Jun 2012]

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Aya Ikegame says namaskara instead of konnichiwa

Namaskara instead of konnichiwa [26 Apr 2012]

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CSAS team wins Indian-European Research Network Grant

This grant will cover the costs of workshops and staff and student exchanges. [16 Apr 2012]

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Ethnography and Social Identities Workshop

Tata Institute of Social Sciences and University of Edinburgh are organising a two day workshop - 30-31 August 2012 [12 Apr 2012]

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Election and Award for Emeritus Professor John Brockington

New Vice-President of the International Associationof Sanskrit Studies [06 Feb 2012]

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Addressing global health concerns Leading researchers are meeting

Experts from the University of Edinburgh, the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) will meet at the Edinburgh Bangalore Life Science Symposium to discuss new ways of approaching global health problems. [25 Jan 2012]

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Safe route through floods