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Tribals PreserveGoan Craft

 
/ August 18, 2010

Coconut is used widely in Goa, but it’s only the tribals such as Gawdas who still weave mats out of coconut fronds.

Water Woes of City Tribals

 
/ July 13, 2010

Bangalore’s Dungri tribal community no longer has fair access to the city’s water supply.

Tamil’s Transgender Community

 
/ June 29, 2010

Indian society has a 4000-year history of pushing its male to female transgender community into becoming Hijra.

Transgender ManBreaks Silence

 
/ June 21, 2010

Transsexuals and intersex individuals face significant challenges in India

Forest Tribes Lose Rights

 
/ June 18, 2010

Goa’s Velip tribal people are battling the Forest Department for the right to use their ancestral lands.

Garbage Plagues Chennai

 
/ May 27, 2010

Trash problems are a big concern for any state including a place like Chennai.

Government Ignores Preschoolers

 
/ May 20, 2010

Under the Anganwadi system in India, it was legislated that even pre-school children have a right to schooling. 

Mines Deplete Water Supply

 
/ May 12, 2010

Goa is mostly known for being a top tourist destination, but away from the coast