Transgender rickshaw driver fights for his community, leads protests against corrupt police, municipal employees in India’s Allahabad.
Folk music ‘Kajri’ provides glimpses into the lives of ordinary women in rural India.
Legal intervention, sought by activists including our correspondent Ajeet Bahadur has helped 200 slum dwellers escape eviction in Allahabad.
The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) provides livelihood security to rural poor.
Organized mafia groups control much of Uttar Pradesh’s economic and commercial activities.
On the banks of river Yamuna in Allahabad sand extraction is done on a large scale.