With the seat reserved for a woman, Mohammed Hanif married someone who could contest the elections.
Menstruation is a subject that is still taboo in many countries in the world, according to a major survey on the issue.
The WHO estimates that there are more underweight children in India than in sub-Saharan Africa.
Mithila stares blankly at the road, waiting for her husband to return, but Makardhwaja will never come back.
Bees and other pollinators face increasing risks to their survival, threatening foods such as apples, blueberries and coffee.
The young man, having skipped school, was there to plead his case, but Manoj Mishra was having none of it. When the truant offered a letter from a relative of a government minister pleading...
As a child, she had to walk to another village to go to school after Class 5. Now, as the elected chief, Rekha Rani wants to give her village a better school.