Apr 01, 2015 07:17 PM The 5th National Community Radio Sammelan provided a platform to stakeholders for sharing issues related to development and resilience of communities.
Mar 31, 2015 12:30 PM A Member of Indian Parliament and a state legislator have initiated low carbon development in their respective constituencies.
Mar 27, 2015 04:35 PM Kerala’s Kollam District TB Centre conferred the award on Radio Benziger for its out-of-box ideas.
Mar 23, 2015 04:33 PM The programme was launched by the National Rabies Control Programme in collaboration with Humane Society International.
Mar 21, 2015 04:05 PM
The Stockholm Water Prize is a global award founded in 1991 and presented annually by the Stockholm International Water Institute.
[India] [South Asia] [Water] [Sustainable Development]
Mar 20, 2015 06:13 PM
More than five crore households in India need the offgrid products, said Tarun Kapoor, Joint Secretary of India’s Ministry of New & Renewable Energy.
[Sustainability] [South Asia] [Renewable Energy] [India] [Solar Power]
Mar 15, 2015 01:35 PM
These units are still releasing untreated liquid industrial waste in the open drains that flow into the river Yamuna.
Mar 14, 2015 06:35 PM
The fifth edition of the National Community Radio Sammelan will focus on good governance among other community issues.
[OneWorld] [India] [Community Radio Sammelan] [Development] [Sanitation] [South Asia]
Mar 14, 2015 04:55 PM Dalit and Adivasi protestors were on their way to submit a memorandum to the HRD minister over unfair budgetary allocations for the oppressed sections.
Mar 13, 2015 10:00 AM India faces the daunting challenge of water scarcity that imposes significant risks on health, agriculture and industrial operations.
Mar 12, 2015 11:00 AM The 9th Global Communication Conclave will have senior journalists, communication professionals and corporates discussing the issue at a panel discussion.
Mar 12, 2015 12:52 PM Bangladesh is ahead of the countries like India, Nepal and Pakistan in implantation of the women's rights, said Bangladeshi Minister Syed Ashraful Islam.
Mar 09, 2015 01:12 PM
Stressing on the need for equitable development, Bangladeshi Premier, Sheikh Hasina, called for policy support for women.
[Gender Sensitivity] [Sheikh Hasina] [Gender empowerment] [Bangladesh Women] [Gender Equality]
Feb 26, 2015 01:00 AM
India has seen a 61 per cent decline in under-5 mortality rate since 1990, said Dr Rakesh Kumar, an official from the Indian Health Ministry.
[Indian Girls] [Child mortality rate] [Indian women] [South Asia] [Child rights] [Health MDGs]
Feb 25, 2015 05:05 PM
India's government has of late been revisiting a number of outdated laws. But its efforts to amend a law enabling buying land has run into a wall of protesters
[Corruption & transparency] [Governance] [Food security] [Agriculture] [Eeconomic growth]