Oct 09, 2015 03:45 PM
Vikas ki behti dhara mein jan-bhagidari jaroori hai (People will have to participate in the development process), says Babulal Jain, Vice-Chairman, State Planning Commission.
[South Asia] [Media] [Decentralisation]
Oct 07, 2015 06:21 PM Through the National School Essay Contest, Nanhi Chhaan, a nonprofit has tried to educate the young citizens of the country on the anomalies of Indian society.
Oct 03, 2015 07:40 PM As Indians celebrate Gandhi’s birthday, HSI-India stresses that ahimsa applies to people and animals alike.
Sep 23, 2015 12:03 PM
According to a social activist, the present rural distress is worse than 1950s with most of the affected people being small farmers.
[Rural communities] [Children] [South Asia] [Rural India] [Migration]
Sep 18, 2015 11:56 AM STIR Education holds Govt Selection Day in association with Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) & Department of Education (DoE) to felicitate most innovative teachers of Delhi.
Sep 13, 2015 10:32 PM The WHO South-East Asia Region reports around 10 000 cases of kala-azar every year.
Sep 10, 2015 04:05 PM The South Asian counties managed to advance much further because the policy makers prioritized optimum breastfeeding and infant and child feeding, something India has not been able to do so far.
Sep 09, 2015 05:34 PM Over the years, WHO South-East Asia Region has witnessed a series of major public health emergencies.
Sep 07, 2015 02:11 PM Experts have urged for tapping CSR funds for creating farmer oriented market linkages to make farming a profitable vocation.
Sep 07, 2015 12:05 PM By participating in the Chalk Walk -12000 teachers in the movement took an oath to improve learning outcomes of children.
Sep 04, 2015 11:43 AM With limitless energy, optimism and promise, the youths inspired UN staff, NGO representatives and other dignitaries attending the event.
Sep 02, 2015 07:00 AM The floods, which began at the end of June, inundated hundreds of villages and left over 200,000 people stranded across the districts of Cox’s Bazar, Chittagong and Bandarban.
Sep 02, 2015 11:48 AM
With the Indian government rooting for ‘Smart Cities’ there is an urgent need to ensure environmental sustainability of these projects.
[India] [Housing] [South Asia] [Enviornment]
Aug 31, 2015 05:10 PM
The community owned water treatment plant will provide clean drinking water to people at the nominal rates.
[South Asia] [Bihar] [Water and Sanitation] [SWASTH Bihar] [Health MDGs]
Aug 19, 2015 08:07 PM
This mobile application will provide complete information on HIV and help the government in reaching out to the unreached.
[HIV/AIDS] [South Asia] [Health sector] [Health MDGs] [India HIV infections] [AIDS]
Aug 20, 2015 01:00 AM
Expressing solidarity with gay rights activists, Congress leader Priya Dutt said that sexuality of an individual is a private matter.
[South Asia] [Lesbians] [Transgenders] [Sexual Violence] [India] [Gays]
Aug 13, 2015 02:55 PM
In its bid to fight water contamination at the local level, Khaira village in Bihar is set to launch a community owned water treatment plant.
[Sustainable Development] [SWASTH Bihar] [Rural India] [BTAST] [Rural communities] [Water sanitation] [South Asia]