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Indian’s ‘revolution’ inspired by Bolsheviks, spurred on by Britain plundering the Sub-Continent’s wealth, according to new academic article
8-December-2017

As Russia’s revolution celebrates its centenary, Dr Kalim Siddiqui draws comparisons with India’s push for independence.

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Nodding raises likability and approachability
27-November-2017

The act of nodding positively affects the subjective likability of people by about 30 percent and their approachability by 40 percent, according to a study conducted by researchers from Hokkaido University and Yamagata University in Japan.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Discovery of New Orangutan Species Underscores Indonesia’s Critical Role in Safeguarding Biodiversity
3-November-2017

Acclaimed Primatologist Urges Indonesian Government to Protect First New Species of Great Ape Described in Nearly 90 Years.

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Search for the Lost Pink-headed Duck Gets Underway in Myanmar
23-October-2017

Researchers to Explore Swampy Wetland in the First Search for Lost Species Expedition.

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Malaysian Lion Dance and National Unity
28-July-2017

University of Malaya’s ethnomusicologist Loo Fung Ying and Universiti Putra Malaysia’s musicologist Loo Fung Chiat discussed how national unity can be emphasized in multicultural Malaysia through local performing arts by delving into the International Champion Kun Seng Keng Lion Dance troupe.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
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