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

May 27, 2021 Manjit Sawhney

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.

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

Nov 24, 2020 PTI

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


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

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

Sep 03, 2020 PTI

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 is granted with respect to encroachments along railway tracks that shall not be effective.


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.

13 May, 2020

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

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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 catering service, earning Rs 5000 to 6000 a month


18 February, 2020

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

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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?

Narayani Rajashree Kanungo

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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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar being received at the 21st Meeting of SCO Council of Heads of State in Dushanbe.

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BJP leader and Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi participates in “Sewa Diwas”, organised to celebrate birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at a vaccination centre in Rampur.

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Members of Bhartiya Kissan Union block a road during a protest against Punjab Government in support of their demands in Patiala.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah waters a sapling planted under the 'All India Tree Plantation Campaign-2021' by CAPF, at CRPF Training Centre in Nanded.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar greets PM Narendra Modi on his birthday by writing a message on a board during inauguration of Maha Tikakaran Abhiyan 2.0 at Patliputra Sports Complex, in Patna.

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