Tag: mining

Drinking Water That Causes Cancer!

/ October 12, 2010

Residents of a Chattisgarh village in India battle cancer after drinking water contaminated with arsenic.

Goan Island Fights Land Grab

/ October 4, 2010

Unholy nexus between a church and a real estate developer threatens to make hundreds homeless in Goa.

Forest Tribes Lose Rights

/ June 18, 2010

Goa’s Velip tribal people are battling the Forest Department for the right to use their ancestral lands.

Mines Deplete Water Supply

/ May 12, 2010

Goa is mostly known for being a top tourist destination, but away from the coast

Channel 19: A Platform Truly from the People

/ August 26, 2008

Hi there, I’d like to introduce myself, as I’m a new member of this newly formed social media network Channel 19. What attracted me first and foremost about this online platform is that everything that is showcased and issues we focus on are about communities in rural and urban India...