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On China frontier, old men handle law and order in India’s Arunachal Pradesh


GADGETS DO the job these days. But the armed forces often rely on a 78-year-old’s eyes and ears for information on the China frontier. As a long-time gaonbura (GB, village elder) of Mangang village, Dorjee Purba Chukla’s primary job is … Continue reading

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A visit to the largest Miao village in China : Xijiang Guizhou (via John Fanai Photography)


Nice pics. Been to China twice for assignments (you might like to go through Replica Rich in Deng Den on rahconteur.wordpress.com) but could not manage the time to visit rural areas. Definitely will the next time… Xijiang is a Miao … Continue reading

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