Family Planning In India Needs A Little More Conversation, A Little More Action

Family Planning In India Needs A Little More Conversation, A Little More Action

When it comes to talking about family planning, India is still a shy bride hiding behind her ghoonghat, a veil that is made up...
A Man’s 20-Year Selfless Fight Against Fluorosis

A Man’s 20-Year Selfless Fight Against Fluorosis

He was 29 when a personal tragedy shook Kanchukutla Subhash’s world. In 1996, his father was diagnosed with Fluorosis, a disabling disease that is...
Teenage Pregnancy: A Red Alert For India

Teenage Pregnancy: A Red Alert For India

"Buried under her winter jackets, I didn’t realise another baby was growing in our family," cried the mother of 14-year-old. Her daughter, naive and...
Modi Government’s Maternity Scheme Has Conditions That Defeats Its Purpose

Modi Government’s Maternity Scheme Has Conditions That Defeats Its Purpose

The draft rules for maternity entitlements under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) have been circulated to state governments for comments and are available...
India Can Offer Developmental Solutions To The World

India Can Offer Developmental Solutions To The World

Humankind has come a long way in the quest for knowledge, science and technology. The global economy has never before witnessed such unprecedented levels...
Malnutrition In India: A Silent Emergency

Malnutrition In India: A Silent Emergency

While the sustainable development goals (SDGs) aim to end all forms of hunger and malnutrition by 2030, making sure all people- especially children- have...
With GST, Government Has Taken Disability Sector 10 Years Back

With GST, Government Has Taken Disability Sector 10 Years Back

"Good and simple tax” is how Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the Goods and Services Tax or GST on the midnight of June 30. ...
My Brother Has Genetic Disorder, Can’t Handle People Staring

My Brother Has Genetic Disorder, Can’t Handle People Staring

At the age of 2, my brother Dhruv, now 16, was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Fragile-X, a genetic condition that...
Boys Are Raped Too, Says Woman Who Was Abused At 10

Boys Are Raped Too, Says Woman Who Was Abused At 10

Imagine a 5 year old, innocent, vulnerable girl, totally oblivious of the evil existing in this world, as she happily enters a dark room...
How Cervical Cancer, Most Common In India, Can Be Prevented

How Cervical Cancer, Most Common In India, Can Be Prevented

Cervical cancer or cancer of the cervix, the lowermost part of the uterus, is the most common form of cancer in Indian women, especially...

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