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Rtn Padam Dugar, RC Madras Southwest, RI District 3230, won the prestigious Asian Leadership Award under the category: ‘The most enterprising CEO of the year in real estate.’ He received this award from His Highness Khaled Al Kamada, Director General, Government of UAE in Dubai. His organisation,

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Tapas and Horchata in Spain

When a group of five Indian journalists hosted by Spanish Tourism are on a familiarisation trip to Spain, and  include four women, the gourmet experience becomes doubly enjoyable. But not for the poor lone man and other men from the tourism authority who took us around Valencia,

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Invisible Bank

Despite being a country with 1.2 billion people, India faces a blood shortage of three million units. This can be sorted out if an additional two percent of her people donated blood, say health experts. To add to the woes, irregularities of some blood banks in collection

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Compassion & Cataract

Right from when Dr Sundar Ram Shetty graduated from the Hubli medical college, specialising in ophthalmology, several years ago, he treasured an inner vision — to provide quality eye care for the poor. After working in different parts of India, a brief stint in Nigeria and higher

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Celebrating Fellowship and Service

Three days of fun, frolic, extraordinary entertainment and of course, Rotary — Bangalore came alive to the vibrancy and celebration of Rotary during September 26–28. Rotary Habba was District 3190’s answer to RI President Gary Huang’s call to Rotarians world-over to observe Rotary Days as an effective

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What Jesus Said

Dada Vaswani, born Jashan ­Pahlajrai Vaswani, is a spiritual leader and heads the Sadhu ­Vaswani Mission, that has its ­centres spread out across the world. A recipient of U-Thant Peace Award, he has addressed the ­British House of ­Commons, the World ­Parliament of Religions, Chicago and the

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