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Doctors signed into rural work, Maharashtra can’t place them

Doctors signed into rural work, Maharashtra...

Anuradha Mascarenhas : Pune, Thu May 03 2012, The general reluctance shown by doctors to serve in rural areas has all but disappeared. In Maharashtra,...

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Women Activists meet NHRC Chairperson for #SoniSori

Women Activists meet NHRC Chairperson for...

On 1st May a delegation of five women from the campaign group in Delhi met the NHRC Chairperson Justice K.G.Balakrishnan and apprised him of the Soni Sori...

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En masse sedition in Koodankulam # Censorship

En masse sedition in Koodankulam # Censorship

How can a peaceful agitation of villagers against a nuclear power plant in their backyard be a seditious activity? Yet an unprecedented 3500 protestors...

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Why Afghan Women Risk Death to Write Poetry

Why Afghan Women Risk Death to Write Poetry

Seamus Murphy/VII for The New York Times Saheera Sharif, the founder of Mirman Baheer (upper center); Ogai Amail, a poet and member of the group (bottom...

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A Victory for Young People at the United Nations

A Victory for Young People at the United...

From April 23 to April 27, 2012, the 45th session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD) met at the United Nations in New York City. The...

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Bt Brinjal poses a risk to health, environment: Greenpeace report

Bt Brinjal poses a risk to health, environment:...

NEW DELHI, April 30, 2012 ‘Spread of the Bt gene could make the brinjal a problematic weed‘ An independent enquiry has revealed that the cultivation...

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Abandoned by mother, child forced to stay in psychiatry institute

Abandoned by mother, child forced to stay...

30-Apr-2012 Preetu Venugopalan Nair PANAJI: Abandoned by his mother, a 15-year-old boy has nowhere to go and is forced to stay at the institute of psychiatry...

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Haryana 12-week pregnant women cannot teach #WTFnews

Haryana 12-week pregnant women cannot  teach...

Sukhbir Siwach, TNN Apr 28, 2012, CHANDIGARH: New rules notified recently in Haryana bar more than 12-week pregnant teachers recruited in Haryana from...

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Snapshots- May 3, World Press Freedom Day 2012

Snapshots- May 3, World Press Freedom Day...

Theme 2012: New Voices: Media Freedom Helping to Transform Societies World Press Freedom Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in December 1993,...

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Soni Sori’s “Crime” in the Land of the Robber Barons

Soni Sori’s “Crime” in the Land of...

Member of Odisha state legislature Jhina Hikaka (2nd R), accompanied by his wife Kaushalya Majhi (3rd R), walks towards Balipeta village in Koraput district...

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