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In a time, when countries like India are developing in a rate faster than previously estimated and are on their way to be superpower; there are some section of society whose lives are never taken into account. Most of the time, they are left behind, uncounted. Here two brothers Mohan,… Read More
In poverty, there are times when people become overwhelmed with frustration especially when there are many mouths to feed. If you are illiterate and poor, it may mean pushing your children into various forms of labor at a very young age. Will Amanat educate them or will he continue to… Read More
The story is a depiction of the scenerio of those slums whose houses were demolished during 2000-2010 in the period prior to 2010 Commonwealth games. Demolition of Yamuna-Pushta as it came to be known in newspapers. Read More

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Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

India- a country of plenty and poverty. True picture of Indian poor people. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 02, 2009

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem says it all Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 09, 2007

Reads: 235

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The city from a different perspective. Read More
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