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Fed Up Villagers Boycott Voting in #BiharElections2020

 
/ October 29, 2020

Bihar villagers were promised drainage and roads in the last state polls. It remains an unfulfilled promise elections after elections.

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New Farm Law: The People Whose Voice Matters The Most Tell Us What It Means

 
/ October 28, 2020

We get a sense about the new farm bills passed by the Union govt of India from Video Volunteers correspondents, several of whom are farmers or who work with the community.

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700 West Bengal Families Have Lost Home, Farmland to Soil Erosion

 
/ October 27, 2020

A river barrage project over Ganga in West Bengal has slowly destroyed the lives of those living in low-lying areas of the project.

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Government Officials! Check WhatsApp, Your People Have Problems to Share

 
/ October 26, 2020

How are community media networks like Video Volunteers functioning when social distancing is the norm and venturing into communities is restricted?

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Dissent in Democracy: Community Correspondents Discuss the State of the Country on Gandhi’s Birthday

 
/ October 20, 2020

In recent times, there has been a clampdown on voices of dissent in India. On Gandhi Jayanti, correspondents shared their experiences reporting about issues that may ruffle feathers, and decided that Gandhi would have approved.

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Hathras Protests Reach Mumbai Amid Calls For Justice

 
/ October 16, 2020

Many civil society organisations are questioning the deteriorating law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh.

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Fixing India: How Community Media Like Video Volunteers Changed During COVID-19

 
/ October 6, 2020

Fixing India is back with a season 2 documenting some of the most noteworthy impacts Video Volunteers has achieved in the recent past.

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Asha Worker from Odisha Attacked and Beaten up by Villagers in Puri

 
/ October 1, 2020

Nirmala Dakua was surrounded by more than 500 villagers when she went to retrieve a COVID-19 positive patient.