As India celebrates its high share in global electricity production, it is important to remember that 51% rural households in its most populous state, Uttar Pradesh, still have no electricity connection.
Tuberculosis and Silicosis are killing innumerous stone quarry and mine workers in the country; both private companies and the government are flouting the law and not taking adequate preventive measures or providing compensation.
In Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar, this activist has single-handedly built a support and action network for women survivors of violence. Here's her story.
In rural Uttar Pradesh, one young woman brings her camera and lots of courage to dismantle patriarchy.
In rural Uttar Pradesh, one woman challenges men to cover their faces and then successfully execute their work.