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How Video Volunteers and The Quint Together Countered COVID Misinformation in Rural India

 
/ November 29, 2021

Google News initiated a project to populate the digital space with correct information about COVID-19 and its vaccine. Video Volunteers served as the implementation partner for this project. Read on to find out how one of the largest awareness campaigns in tea gardens and other major states helped in motivating...

VV’s Correspondents from the Tea Gardens of West Bengal are Accomplishing Amazing Things

 
/ November 27, 2021

A new, young, energetic batch of Community Correspondents from the tea gardens of West Bengal is making a difference to the community.

Women, Children, Elderly Suffering in Puri, Odisha As Water Floods Their Houses

 
/ November 22, 2021

91 people are suffering in Bijaya Nagar slums of Puri and the administration hasn't come to their rescue yet.

Community Health Centre in Bhubaneshwar Severely Understaffed

 
/ November 22, 2021

Three nurses are doing jobs meant for a total of nine nurses.

Odisha’s Coir Industry Has No Insurance Against Cyclones

 
/ November 16, 2021

An industry that employs several thousand people is not covered under any social security schemes of the Odisha government.

Bastar Tribals Celebrate Johar Bhetni Festival

 
/ November 16, 2021

Johar Bhetni marks the coming together of many tribes and communities of the Bastar region in Chhattisgarh.

Mentally Challenged Dalit Woman Allegedly Raped in Puri, Odisha

 
/ November 12, 2021

She went in the open to defecate when the accused started following her and took her into the jungle.

18 Check Posts, 600 Police Personnel to Manage A Public Hearing of 200 People?

 
/ November 11, 2021

An illegal public hearing comprising of handpicked villagers was organised in Rayagada district of Odisha in Oct 2021.