Meghalaya

Meghalaya

Harsh Realities of Dalits in India

 
/ October 25, 2011

64 years of freedom and dalits remain captive.

Kohima Buried Under Garbage

 
/ September 29, 2011

Litter lines the streets of the State Capital.

Minorities EvictedIn Meghalaya

 
/ March 9, 2011

Violating the laws, rich landlords and corrupt officials continue to dupe poor families in Meghalaya.

Matrimonial Songs Missing

 
/ February 9, 2011

The once widespread Hindu tradition of singing songs to celebrate a wedding is in danger of disappearing.

Nokma: The Powerless Woman Leader

 
/ December 20, 2010

Tribal women in India’s Meghalaya become leaders, but are dominated by male relatives.

Secondary School Drop-Out Rate High

 
/ December 9, 2010

The rate of secondary school drop-outs in West Garohills remains high.

Motherhood: Who is Deciding?

 
/ October 28, 2010

Aleya Akhtara reports on a critical lack of access to maternal healthcare and family planning options amongst women in Meghalaya.

Minorities EvictedIn Meghalaya

 
/ August 2, 2010

Violating the laws, rich landlords and corrupt officials continue to dupe poor families in Meghalaya.