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How Not to Get Bitten by Ticks This Summer

Dougal WatersGetty Images The last thing you want to bring home from a long hike or a quick dog walk is a case of Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted fever, or even a single one of the ticks that carry these (and more) diseases. But to protect yourself properly, you’ve got to get the right… Read More »

Meet this nation’s reviled group

Down a dusty road southwest of the city of Bangalore, on a cramped rubbish dump in the shadow of an apartment block, lives a family of India’s Dalit. Shunned by Indian society, the Dalit are among the most marginalised people in the world, working as waste pickers at a camp known as Shaktiman’s van unit.… Read More »