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Sobering mothers
Sobering mothers

Weaning Assam’s tea workers from alcohol was not an easy task for members of the Mother’s Club when they launched a campaign. But they persevered and made a mark, says Azera Parveen Rahman

  Posted    25-Aug-2014    Vol 5 Issue 34
Double hurt
Double hurt

Armed conflict and environmental degradation affect all. But they hurt women more as Chetna Verma found in Mendhar district of Jammu and Kashmir where too many limbs had been lost to landmine

  Posted    16-Aug-2014    Vol 5 Issue 33
Parched pain
Parched pain

For women in Kashmir, water is a mirage. They have been trekking long distances, enduring pain to get a pail full for generations. Chetna Verma finds the scene quite close to the film, Jal

  Posted    09-Aug-2014    Vol 5 Issue 32
Fighting malnutrition
Fighting malnutrition

In Karnataka’s Bidar district, a community led initiative to address child malnutrition is ushering in change as schools and families develop their own kitchen gardens, reports Pushpa Achanta

  Posted    04-Aug-2014    Vol 5 Issue 31
What women want
What women want

UN Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director of UN Women, Lakshmi Puri, speaks to Rakhee Bakshee on the need for mainstreaming gender issues and ending violence against women

  Posted    04-Aug-2014    Vol 5 Issue 31
Just unfriendly
Just unfriendly

Public transport in the country is not friendly to people with disabilities, says Rupesh Dutta, citing as example Delhi’s insensitive crew, vehicles with no ramps and people sans awareness

  Posted    12-Jul-2014    Vol 5 Issue 28
Power women
Power women

In the Singrur-Sonbhadra-Singrauli region, known for power plants, local women took up the task of fighting for compensation for all they lost to industrial development. Rashme Sehgal reports

  Posted    07-Jul-2014    Vol 5 Issue 27
Childhood lost
Childhood lost

In what is painted as paradise, childhood gets lost. With false promises, children are even now lured to work in Gujarat’s cotton fields, where torture is a norm. Prantick Majumder reports 

  Posted    07-Jul-2014    Vol 5 Issue 27
Toilets first
Toilets first

Four years ago, there was an attempt to provide toilets at homes in Badaun district. If it had fructified, the two girls might not have been raped and hung from a tree. Anjali Singh reports

  Posted    14-Jun-2014    Vol 5 Issue 24
The justice league
The justice league

A group of young crusaders, many of them working professionals, are engaged in a campaign for a "rape free India" and expeditious justice to victims of rape and acid attacks, says Shweta Sharma

  Posted    17-May-2014    Vol 5 Issue 20
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