December 2015

Villagers in Malda forced to drink arsenic contaminated water

 
/ December 31, 2015

Sariapukur village is in Uttar Dariyapur, and comes under Kaliachak police station of Malda district, West Bengal. Villagers drank water from the pipeline, and about...

No caste certificates: An entire community stranded

 
/ December 30, 2015

Nearly 4000 people are not just struggling to make a living but also face entitlement rights violations due to the absence of caste certificates in...

Family narrates the tale of the killing of their son by...

 
/ December 30, 2015

Faizan, a twelve-year-old boy, was killed by the SOG(a counter-insurgency unit of local police) men back in the summer unrest of 2010 in Kashmir’s Baramulla...

Swadeshi Sugar Mills not paying dues to Sugarcane farmers

 
/ December 29, 2015

Swadeshi sugar mills is one of the largest sugar mills in West Champaran’s Narkitiaganj city. Farmers, big or small, from all over Maniyatar block to...

20 families fear for their lives

 
/ December 28, 2015

Every day, 20 Dalit families face the fear of either being bitten by snakes, scorpions and other poisonous creature as there is no boundary wall...

Arsenic Poisoning goes unchecked for 25 years in Murshidabad, West Bengal

 
/ December 24, 2015

50 people have been affected by drinking arsenic-contaminated water since 1990. 6 people have already died this year. How much longer will the government wait...

1994 flood victims still waiting for compensation

 
/ December 23, 2015

The 1994 floods caused hundreds of deaths across five states in India and left an estimated two million homeless. Survivors from Mangli village in Chandrapur...

Sardar Sarovar Dam Oustees Duped Again

 
/ December 23, 2015

People rehabilitated under the Sardar Sarovar project, have the right to receive 5 acres of land if they are beneficiaries. In this video, we talk...