Home » Cover Story

Making India Anaemia-Free: Can India Achieve What It Has Failed To For 70 Years?

Making India Anaemia-Free: Can India Achieve What It Has Failed To For 70 Years?

  “The government is putting in place dedicated, preventive and promotive strategies to make India anaemia-free,” declared Preeti Sudan, secretary at the central ministry of health and family welfare, at…

As State Bungles Loan Waiver, 4 Maharashtra Farmers Kill Themselves

As State Bungles Loan Waiver, 4 Maharashtra Farmers Kill Themselves

Govind Kapse, 30, shows the soyabean stored on their farm in Pimpalgaon Dhage village, Nanded district, gathered from this kharif season. Most of it was parched for rain due to…

If We Ate Less Rice, Delhi’s Air Could Be Cleaner

If We Ate Less Rice, Delhi’s Air Could Be Cleaner

Stubble burning is believed to be the prime reason for the air pollution crisis that has hit north India, but the six-fold growth in paddy cultivation at the cost of…

Judge To Worker: The Spread Of Sexual Harassment In India

Judge To Worker: The Spread Of Sexual Harassment In India

  It’s invariably a rough crowd at the Traffic Court–not fun to deal with for any magistrate, male or female. Lawyers cussing over minor traffic fines is all in a…

By Age 22, 50% Of Women Stay Home Or Are Married: New Study

By Age 22, 50% Of Women Stay Home Or Are Married: New Study

Students walk in a street in Sanjeeva Reddy Nagar, Hyderabad’s IT skills training hub. Not only were fewer women training themselves for the labour market, far more women were married…

9 Of Every 10 Living Near Raigarh’s Coal Mines Report Illnesses: Study

9 Of Every 10 Living Near Raigarh’s Coal Mines Report Illnesses: Study

A villager looks at the changing landscape due to coal mines at Kosampalli-Sarasmal panchayat in Raigarh district, Chhattisgarh. Air, water, soil and sediment samples indicated high levels of 12 toxic…

732 Million Indians Have No Access To Toilet, At Risk Of Diseases: New Report

732 Million Indians Have No Access To Toilet, At Risk Of Diseases: New Report

“When I got pregnant, it was hard to walk to the field to defecate as the path was not safe. My mother-in-law used to accompany me because I needed help…

Page 1 of 165123Next ›Last »