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When a tsunami rages via their coastal city in India, 17-year-old Ahalya Ghai and her 15-year-old sister Sita are left orphaned and homeless. With nearly every person they comprehend unexpectedly erased from the face of the earth, the women set out for the convent the place they attend university. they're kidnapped shortly and offered to a Mumbai brothel proprietor, starting a hellish descent into the bowels of the intercourse trade.
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Of these documents, the most detailed exposition of his mature ideas is contained in Public Department PC 1828 of 1836, the contents of which were, somewhat ironically, totally rejected by Sir John Hobhouse, the President of the Board of Control, in December 1836, so that Mill's draft was never actually issued as a despatch. 1oo ! Mill's document was primarily intended as a detailed rebuttal of the new : educational policy adopted in March 1835 by the Government of India led by Lord Bentinck and Lord Macaulay.
Moore, "John Stuart Mill at EastIndia House," Historical Studies, XX (Oct. 1983), 497-519; Mitsuo Takashima, "John Stuart Mill and Indian Education: A Phase of His Work at East India House," Economia, No. 99 (Dec. 1988), 7-24. See also Appendix A, No. 1578X. l°lSelectionsfrom EducationalRecords, Pt. I, ed. H. Sharp (Calcutta: Superintendentof GovernmentPrinting, 1920), 131. t°2IOR:Revenue, Judicial, and Legislative Committee MiscellaneousPapers: PC 1828, LfP&J/l/92. The quotationsin this paragrapharefromthis document.
151, col. 2369. 76CW,XV, 560. Introduction xxxix understandably not inclined to join the new Office of the Secretary of State for India, the creation of which he had opposed, even though it also incorporated some of those positive features of Company administration which he had fought so hard to perpetuate. 77 On 18 August, 1858, the Company directors recorded their last appreciation of "the valuable services" which he had rendered for so many years, "especially of the distinguished ability and unwearied zeal with which he had assisted the Court of Directors during the recent Parliamentary discussions"; and they accordingly awarded him a special gift of five hundred guineas.