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How A Skill Training Programme Transformed The Life Of Jharkhand’s Dolly Kumari

How A Skill Training Programme Transformed The Life Of Jharkhand’s Dolly...

By Lavanya Garg/IndiaSpend.org In 2014, Dolly Kumari, an outspoken 12th class passout, left her home in Jharkhand, journeying about 2,000 km south to a new...
After NDTV Expose, Children In Jharkhand Village Start Getting Mid-Day Meals

After NDTV Expose, Children In Jharkhand Village Start Getting Mid-Day Meals

Sahebganj, Jharkhand: The remote hills of Chuha Pahar village in Jharkhand saw a minister's visit for the first time ever. Following an NDTV expose, Jharkhand minister...
How Government’s Routine Immunisation Programme Is Changing Lives In Rural India

How Government’s Routine Immunisation Programme Is Changing Lives In Rural India

Potka: Ganga Das, 19 and pregnant for the first time, was determined enough to get her immunisation done at a Public Heath Centre (PHC)...
Biodegradable Sanitary Pads Made Of Banana Fibre To Reach Rural Women In Jharkhand

Biodegradable Sanitary Pads Made Of Banana Fibre To Reach Rural Women...

Kolkata: Three women entrepreneurs embarked on a journey in 2014 to produce eco-friendly and affordable sanitary pads to benefit rural women in India. Founded...
With No Head For Jharkhand’s Women’s Panel, Crimes Against Women Going Unpunished

With No Head For Jharkhand’s Women’s Panel, Crimes Against Women Going...

Ranchi: Jharkhand is working through a surge in crimes against women with a headless women's commission. More than a month and a half has passed...
Notes Ban A ‘Disaster’ For Rural Women, Say Activists

Notes Ban A ‘Disaster’ For Rural Women, Say Activists

Mumbai: The government’s move to withdraw big currency notes from circulation to crackdown on corruption and counterfeit currency has hurt rural women particularly hard,...
Winds Of Change In Jharkhand’s Latehar, All Targeted 5,517 Kids Immunised

Winds Of Change In Jharkhand’s Latehar, All Targeted 5,517 Kids Immunised

Latehar, Jharkhand: The broad smiles on the faces of two-year-old Nazeen and her mother Gufran Parveen are telling. The toddler is one of the...
No New Hospital In 15 Years, Jharkhand’s Healthcare Begs For An Upgrade

No New Hospital In 15 Years, Jharkhand’s Healthcare Begs For An...

Ranchi: The haunting visual of a patient eating straight from the floor of a hospital ward in Jharkhand capital Ranchi has once again brought...
For Women In Maoist-Hit Jharkhand Villages, Claiming Land A Tough Fight

For Women In Maoist-Hit Jharkhand Villages, Claiming Land A Tough Fight

Jharkhand: Women in parts of Maoist-hit Jharkhand are more vulnerable to violence and eviction from their land as decades-long insurgency has made it harder...
Child Workers Dying In Jharkhand Mines. Government Cracks The Whip

Child Workers Dying In Jharkhand Mines. Government Cracks The Whip

Authorities in Jharkhand will crackdown on "mica mafia" by starting to legalise some mica mines, a senior government official said, after a Thomson Reuters...