New Sports Ground
Imagine an acre of rock on a Rajasthani hillside, fit for nothing but a few eucalyptus trees. Then, imagine excavating 300 tons of rock to create a Sports Ground, home to a basketball court, a badminton court, a volleyball court and a running track.
Bridge Schools are literally what it says on the tin: for kids who are unable to attend Government schools because they are too remote; or because the Government school is malfunctioning as a result of teacher absenteeism.
What bamboo can do for you
A decade ago, there was a plot of land that ought to belong to its local village but to which they were unable to prove legal title. In consequence, a number of ne’er-do-wells took occupation of the land, taking from it whatever little that grew with no sense of renewal.
The big news coming out of India at the end of 2016 was the withdrawal of all 500 and 1000 Rupee notes to suffocate the black