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Kamala Kelkar

India

India's 'killer' kite festival

Joyous festival in state of Gujarat turns gory for birds with sharp strings often cutting them down.

Features

India means business with errant monkeys

Two states plan to put marauding primates on the pill in an effort to curb human-monkey conflict.

Environment

E-waste refuses to 'disappear' from Delhi

Legal collection centres end up selling e-waste to same scrap dealers who were not meant to get it in the first place.