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Hit By Dual Lockdowns, Kashmiri Hawkers In A State of Crisis

 
/ June 11, 2020

India’s Kashmir valley has been in a state of lockdown, much before the COVID-19 imposed lockdown in the rest of India, since August 5, 2019. It has hit street vendors, hawkers and daily wagers the hardest. 27 year old Suhail Ahmad, a resident of Shopian used to sell different commodities...

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Video Volunteers Correspondent Facilitates Job Cards for Uttar Pradesh MNREGA Workers

 
/ June 10, 2020

VV correspondent Anil Kumar intervened to facilitate MNREGA job cards for villagers in Uttar Pradesh

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Introducing the Grassroot’s Ginseng Hero!

 
/ March 17, 2020

A brave step of a rural farmer frees himself from a debt of whopping 11 lakhs rupees and generates ample employment through Ginseng Cultivation.

Domestic workers insist for Comprehensive legislation

 
/ March 12, 2020

A week late payoffs, restriction on using utensils or toilet at workplace, zero dayoffs are few of many hardships domestic workers face at workplace.

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Tribal Woman Rescued from Domestic Slavery

 
/ March 6, 2020

Meagre wages, zero paid offs, left over food, confinement to a specific area, restricted visits and contact with family over years is  what a woman rescued from forced domestic labor described as a normal life .

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Badlav Pe Charcha- Fixing India story of change

 
/ February 27, 2020

Chai pe charcha aur Pareeksha pe charcha ke baad aaj hum kar rahe hain Badlav pe charcha! Fixing India ke Is season ke akhiri episode mein hum jaanegnge ki badlaav pe humare kaam ki shuruat kab aur kaise hui aur is par kis tarah kaam hota hai.

Failed Mission Swatch Bharat | Mir Yaseen reports for KashmirUnheard

 
/ March 7, 2017

The MGNREGA was initiated with the objective of “enhancing livelihood security in rural areas by providing at least 100 days of guaranteed wage employment in a financial year, to every household whose adult members volunteer to do unskilled manual work”. But the people of Kushal Village in Uttar Pradesh have...