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.
At least two personnel of Chhattisgarh police were killed and six others were injured on Monday in an encounter with Maoist guerillas at Bandhe in Kanker district, about 180km south of state capital Raipur. Two villagers caught in the crossfire also... read more
Two officials of Chattisgarh education department were today arrested in connection with the rape of minor inmates of a government-run residential school for tribal girls at Jhaliyamari village in Kanker district. read more