Work on a strong political will in order to protect children under humanitarian crisis from slavery and deprivation from education: Kailash Satyarthi
May 25, 2016 01:16 PM Kailash Satyarthi urges world leaders for a strong political consensus to protect children at the first World Humanitarian Summit
Mar 08, 2016 11:51 AM Jhabvala has made significant contributions to research and policies on women’s economic empowerment
Jan 30, 2016 01:00 PM On the World Leprosy Day, Dr Khetrapal Singh, the Regional Director for WHO, South-East Asia Region, says inclusion of communities as well as patients can be an important strategy in eliminating leprosy.
Dec 09, 2015 12:28 PM Sinha stressed the need for moving away from compliance to effectiveness for the need for building a strong ecosystem of Corporate Governance.
Sep 22, 2015 08:03 PM While Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) define the development discourse at the global level, initiatives such as the Sector Wide Approach to Strengthening Health (SWASTH), in Bihar are contributing in their own ways towards making these goals a reality.
Jul 01, 2015 12:33 PM Heat waves are likely to rapidly increase as climate change progresses, says Dr Dileep Mavalankar.
Jun 24, 2015 03:04 PM Yoga joins groups in the society and it doesn’t divide, said Rajnath Singh, India’s Home Minister.
May 09, 2015 01:00 AM A number of civil society organisations have drafted an open letter to the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for lodging a strong protest with the govt over the recent crackdown on various nonprofits.
Apr 14, 2015 05:37 PM Depression alone accounts for around 3% of the total burden of disease in India, writes Rahul Shidhaye.
Mar 19, 2015 05:15 PM
India has to address access to energy as much as the environmental problems of unclean power, writes Sunita Narain.
[Pollution] [Energy crisis] [South Asia] [Coalmines] [Power crisis]
Feb 23, 2015 04:35 PM
The consistently low allocations of below 5 percent of the total Union Budget for the needs of children needs serious reflection, writes Puja Marwaha.
[Child rights] [South Asia] [India] [Child mortality]
Jan 06, 2015 03:50 PM Antony Gnanamuthu examines different definitions of ‘resilience’ as followed by various authors and organizations.