February 2015

On the World Social Justice Day, help build a better tomorrow

/ February 20, 2015

February 20; Sunderpur, Varanasi On the World Social Justice Day, in line with the theme of ending poverty, human trafficking and forced labour Community Correspondent...

Tribal in Jharkhand abducted, tortured and labelled a Maoist

/ February 20, 2015

February 19; Timla, Jharkhand In June 2010, Mahadeo Munda was sitting under Mahua tree when police officers approached him and started asking questions. “After that...

Villages Health Centre in Jharkhand closed for a year

/ February 17, 2015

February 17 2015 | Rampur, Jharkhand | Shanti Baraik The Village Health Centre in Jamidh has been closed for a year, and the doctor only...

Malnutrition in Jharkhand, Anganwadi dysfunctional

/ February 17, 2015

February 17; Koderma, Jharkhand An Anganwadi centre has been in Behradih village block for 10 years now, but no women or children in the village...

One Billion Rising: A woman’s fight for morals

/ February 12, 2015

February 12; Damoh, Madhya Pradesh Rekha Rana looks after her two children by earning money from stitching. Her husband, like many others from the village,...


/ February 11, 2015

One Billion Rising: The inimitable spirit of Asha Kumbharkar

/ February 11, 2015

February 11; Vanpuri, Maharashtra Community Correspondent Rohini Pawar reports on the life of Asha Kumbharkar; a woman who is battling the chronic ailment of HIV...

One Billion Rising: A woman’s fight for her rights

/ February 10, 2015

February 10; Nanded, Maharashtra Ashatai Lukman, after three years of married life, was beaten and thrown out of the house by her husband Ganesh. As...