Smokie discography

icall emotional distress helpline
Media

Fake Valentines Day reporting at Free Press Journal

Free Press Journal has published a story claiming that mental care helplines got increased calls in the week leading to Valentines Day. The article claims that mental health helplines are getting 20-25 calls per day from the heart broken and lonely and goes on to describe such calls and quote authoritative sources. The glitch? At […]

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bonded worker
Democracy

Bonded labour: A slave for food in fast developing India

I read the shocking plight of Jawahar Manjhi, a farm labourer in Bihar, working for 27 years to reply a loan of about 40 kg of rice for a family wedding. Those 40kgs turned out to be slave food. They agreed that he would work for a day for each kilo. Even for a slave, […]

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Shy smile of a bride in a Hindu wedding by kunjan detroja
Democracy
Women's rights

The Role of Women in Indian Society

A look at modern urban women and the gender dynamics of a society caught between modernity and outdated stereotypes. Is there a better way?

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Indira (Nancy), Greenfields SOS
Child Rights
Democracy

Foundling wheel in India?

In a country with a pathetic sex ratio and tall claims to protect girl children, precious little beyond propaganda actually happens to save them from harm.

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