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Not Just Starvation, Politics Of Neglect Behind Jharkhand Girl’s Death

Amartya Sen has famously argued that “there has never been a famine in a functioning democracy.”  Citizens in a competitive electoral environment, the theory...

52 Infants Die In Jharkhand In 30 Days. NHRC Sends Notice

Ranchi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued notice to the Jharkhand government on the deaths of 52 children in 30 days...

Where Are The Promised Eggs In Mid-day Meals, Ask Students, Activists...

Ranchi, Jharkhand: It’s been nearly two months since the students of Ramgarh government school in Jharkhand got eggs in their mid-day meal. They are...

Buying House Made Easier For Women In Jharkhand

Ranchi: Women in Jharkhand would now have to pay only one rupee stamp duty for registration of land or property valued up to Rs...

From Jharkhand To Gulf: School Dropouts Train For Overseas Jobs

Bundu, Jharkhand: While millions of degree holders struggle for employment in India, Dayanidhi Pradhan, 23, a Class 8 dropout in Jharkhand, dreams of an overseas...

Jharkhand Groom Demands Dowry, Bride’s Family Teaches Him A Lesson He...

Ranchi, Jharkhand: A wedding in Jharkhand’s Ranchi district has sent a strong deterrent message to greedy grooms. Mumtaz Ansari of Ranchi’s Ormanjhi town got married...

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

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

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...

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...