As the news of Mahender Singh Gurjar’s death reached his house in Dumaria village in Rajasthan’s Bharatpur district, his father Samundar Singh fell unconscious. His wife, brother and sister were sent for. A large number of villagers gathered at the ... read more
Ahead of Chhattisgarh elections to be held in two phases on Monday and November 20, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi are scheduled to address election meetings on Friday in Maoist infested Bastar region. read more
As police wait for the autopsy report, neighbours say a huge financial crisis and a spiraling cost of treatment of the youngest member of the family for cerebral oedema may have forced them to take their lives. read more
A woman walks to collect water in Dumarpani village, Chattisgarh. Globally around 844 million people struggle to access water. And while access itself remains a hard reality for millions in India, the quality of water accessed is a greater issue among some of the most impoverished people and regions.
Even after the Pocso Act came into force, there is still a lot that needs to be done to curb child sex abuse. To aid investigations, the concept of a sex offender registry merits further consideration read more