April 2014

In Search of Water and Dignity

 
/ April 30, 2014

Can you imagine living in a situation where trying to get access to water for your daily chores translates into a lack of dignity? Where...

Pachyderms cause Panic in Rural Raigarh

 
/ April 25, 2014

The people of Eastern Chhattisgarh are caught in up a chaos they have no wish to be a part of. Their homes & fields are...

Coal Mining Fuels the Human-Elephant Conflict in Jharkhand

 
/ April 23, 2014

Community Correspondent Mohan Bhuiyan reports from Jitratongri village in Hazaribagh District, Jharkhand, where a herd of elephants destroyed fourteen houses and resulted in the death...

Green Gold Yields No Profit for Kendu Farmers

 
/ April 21, 2014

Come April the forests of Odisha are buzzing with activity; it is the time of the year when the Tendu or Kendu leaves, India’s most...

Fired for Having Three Children

 
/ April 18, 2014

Anganwadi workers across India are perhaps one of the most underpaid and overworked group of women. They form the backbone of the Integrated Childcare Development...

Anganwadi Operating from the Porch

 
/ April 17, 2014

There is an anganwadi (child care centre) In ward number 43 of Bhubhaneshwar Block, Odisha that runs on the porch of the local primary school....

Dreaming for her Children

 
/ April 16, 2014

Given the mammoth scale at which any government scheme operates in India, the final output really stands on the shoulders of a few people who...

Life under threat: Dalit suffering sees no end

 
/ April 14, 2014

Forty scheduled caste families residing in Wasai village of Maharashtra had their yearly crops destroyed by 50 ‘so called upper caste’ people. After destroying their...