Archive

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.

AIDS StigmatizesChild’s Life

 
/ June 17, 2010

At this moment, India has a relatively low level AIDS prevalence rate in comparison to other countries.

Climate Change Steals Greenery

 
/ June 16, 2010

Uttarakhand’s rich natural environment and thriving tourism sector are threatened by the dangerous effects of climate change.

Water So Close So Far

 
/ June 15, 2010

The water supply to Tanegapoul village in Manipur has been cut off for over fifteen years.

No Rain No Grain

 
/ June 14, 2010

Agriculture is the backbone of the Indian Economy.

Child Marriage, Child Motherhood

 
/ June 11, 2010

Child marriage is deeply embedded in cultural traditions, which can be difficult to change.

Child Brides Abound

 
/ June 9, 2010

Despite laws prohibiting child marriage, India has the highest rate of child marriages in the world.

Cycle Rickshaws Left Behind

 
/ June 8, 2010

The cycle rickshaw is one of the oldest existing forms of transportation in India.