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Photo-Story: Kickstarting A Dream

Photo-Story: Kickstarting A Dream

The slums of Vikaspuri, on the far western outskirts of the National capital, are witnessing a silent revo­l­ution -- girls are making the football talk

13 May 2022
Courts Backing The Executive On Demolitions Is More Painful

Courts Backing The Executive On Demolitions Is More Painful

Judges calling slum dwellers ‘encroachers’ goes against constitutional human rights and indicates the sorry state of the poor

13 June 2022

Why Does One Come Back?

Jai and Biru returned to Ramgarh because they had Gabbar to eliminate. This essay delves into what makes all kinds of migrants—people who leave,...

NCB Headquarters Neighbours With Drug Infested Slum In Delhi

NCB Headquarters Neighbours With Drug Infested Slum In Delhi

Across the boundary wall of the Narcotics Control Bureau HQ in South Delhi, lay a Dalit slum, Ambedkar Basti, infested with drugs, addicts and related violence.

30 October 2021

How To Train The Urban Migrant To Find Opportunities In A Crisis

The lives of the people in Delhi's Kusumpur Pahari slum took a turn for the worse in 2020 as the real effects of the pandemic began to unravel.

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24 November 2020
No Coercive Action Will Be Taken Against Slum Dwellers In Delhi: Govt Informs SC

No Coercive Action Will Be Taken Against Slum Dwellers In Delhi: Govt Informs SC

On August 31, the SC had issued directions to remove slum dwellings in the national capital in a phased manner


02 November 2020
Mumbai's Dharavi Area Reports 11 New Covid-19 Cases

Mumbai's Dharavi Area Reports 11 New Covid-19 Cases

Dharavi, India's biggest slum colony, was earlier cited by the WHO for its efficient response to the virus


05 September 2020
Teacher's Day 2020

Teacher's Day 2020

In India, Teachers' Day is celebrated annually on September 5 to mark the birthday of the country's former President, scholar, philosopher and Bharat Ratna...


03 September 2020
SC Directs Removal Of 48,000 Slum Dwellings Along Rail Tracks In Delhi In Three Months

SC Directs Removal Of 48,000 Slum Dwellings Along Rail Tracks In Delhi In Three Months

The top court also restrained any court from granting any kind of stay with respect to removal of encroachments in the area and said in case any interim order...


18 June 2020
COVID-19: Are Slums In India Conducive For The Outbreak?

COVID-19: Are Slums In India Conducive For The Outbreak?

Overcrowding in slums makes social distancing and self-quarantine quixotic, and place the slum dwellers at an increased risk of contracting an infection.


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13 May 2020
Lockdown Woes: Former Indian University Athlete Prajakta Godbole Fighting Hunger In Nagpur Slum

Lockdown Woes: Former Indian University Athlete Prajakta Godbole Fighting Hunger In Nagpur Slum

Prajakta Godbole's father Vilas earlier worked as a security guard but met with an accident and is paralysed now. Her mother Aruna used to work as a cook at a...


22 February 2020
Ahead of Donald Trump's Visit to Gujarat, 45 Families in Slum Asked To Evacuate

Ahead of Donald Trump's Visit to Gujarat, 45 Families in Slum Asked To Evacuate

PM Modi and Trump are scheduled to address over one lakh people at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera on February 24, as part of the "Namaste Trump" event.


13 September 2019
Can A Mobile Teaching Kitchen Target Malnutrition?

Can A Mobile Teaching Kitchen Target Malnutrition?

The inspiring story of a field study from the City of Joy, where slum women led the flagship project as budding micro-entrepreneurs



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