August 2015

Broken Promises: Pregnant women and frontline health workers still await cash...

 
/ August 31, 2015

Baghmara, Jharkhand | Halima Ejaz It has been over 8 months since Usha Devi a resident of Baghmara delivered her baby at a government hospital...

With 9 different grains & blessings: an unusual festival for women...

 
/ August 28, 2015

Padugada village, Dhanbad, Jharkhand | Bharti Kumari Karma and Jitiya festivals are very important to the Kurmi community. Unmarried girls pray for their brothers during...

Displaced by Coal Mines, 30 Years wait for Jobs Promised –...

 
/ August 27, 2015

Phusri Village, Hazaribag district of Jharkhand | Geeta Tudu Central Coalfields Limited (CCL), a producer and supplier of coal to power and steel sectors usurped...

Vishakha Power Plant Will Destroy our Livelihoods

 
/ August 27, 2015

Dimirimunda village, Redakhol block, Sambalpur District, Odisha | Mamata Patra reports for IndiaUnheard 70 families fear losing their land to a thermal power plant project...

No pension for disabled people in Jahanabad, Bihar – Reports Asha

 
/ August 26, 2015

People with disabilities are entitled to benefits from the Samajik Suraksha Pension Yojna (Social Security Pension Scheme). But a family in Alua Bigha village of...

A disabled boy gets no promised pension

 
/ August 26, 2015

Tentulia village, Jagatsinghpur Dist. Odisha | Anupama Shaty Amarendra Kantha has been certified as 75% disabled by the government. Which means he has been entitled...

No school for these children

 
/ August 25, 2015

Sundari, Block Bhabani, Sonbhadra district, Uttar Pradesh | Javed Ansari   In 2010 and 63 years after independence, India became one of 135 countries to...

Misdiagnosis by doctors forces pregnant woman to spend out of her...

 
/ August 24, 2015

When Vishakha Limbore went into labour and was brought to Saswad hospital, she was told by the doctors that her baby had died inside her...