Women Sex Workers of Sonagachi; their daily life and struggles

Women Sex Workers of Sonagachi; their daily life and struggles

Ground Report | New Delhi: Women Sex Workers of Sonagachi; The plight of the sex workers is indescribable be it in any part of the world. Their lifestyle, living quarters, and how they live their daily life is a dismay to those who are working on human development. They are one of the most neglected … Read more

Male sex workers in society; their woes and stories of pain

Male sex workers in society; their woes and stories of pain

Ground Report | New Delhi: Male s*x workers in society; S*x workers are not only women but also identify as cisgender male and third gender/transgender. The common perception that HIV AIDS is the principal health hazard to s*x workers is often not the most pressing, self-reported health concern by them. Shady, deserted areas, empty spaces … Read more

Saffron: How the world’s most expensive spice is disappearing

War, climate, and counterfeiting threaten the harvest Kashmiri saffron is the most fragrant spice in the world. 90% of the world’s saffron is produced in Iran, but the fibers of the Kashmiri are thicker and more aromatic, which significantly increases its value. Kashmiri saffron is very whimsical, but 35 years ago the harvest was so … Read more

Explained: Tap water Problems in Madhya Pradesh Villages

Explained: Water Tap Problems in Madhya Pradesh Villages

Water is a basic requirement for all of us and we cannot imagine our life without water, But some of the villages of Madhya Pradesh are facing a water crisis. Not only people but aquatic animals are dying due to the water crisis. The villages are managing to get water from the rivers and wells. … Read more

Beware! Landmines Ahead: सरहद पर लैंडमाईन्स से अपाहिज होते लोगों की आवाज़

Landmine Issue in Jammu and Kashmir

आशक 2011 की उस घटना को याद कर बताते हैं कि वो नदी के पास दोस्तों के साथ खेलने गए थे, वहां चक्की के पास लैंडमाईन (Landmine) बिछी थी। जब वो नदी से नहा कर बाहर निकले तो लैंडमाईन में ब्लास्ट हो गया। उनकी आंखों के सामने अंधेरा छा गया, उसके बाद क्या हुआ उन्हें … Read more

Digital Abuse in Kashmir: Not Safe Online

Digital Abuse in Kashmir: A growing concern

Ground Report | New Delhi: Online Harassment in Kashmir; Dua (name changed) was scrolling down her Instagram when she suddenly received a DM. When she opened the message her shock knew no bounds. It have been years now since social media took over the globe like a storm. Every day people came up with new … Read more

Full List of Every Russian Commander Killed in Ukraine

List of Top Russian commanders Killed in Ukraine so far

Ground Report | New Delhi: Russian commanders Killed in Ukraine; On the fifteenth day of the invasion of Ukraine, Russia has reportedly been rocked by the deaths of a number of leading military figures. The Western official believes this is because commanders have to “come closer to the front” as Russia feels no progress has … Read more

Rural Women from Jharkhand Benefit Through Lemon Grass Cultivation

Rural Women from Jharkhand Benefit Through Lemon Grass Cultivation

Amrendra Suman | Dumka, Jharkhand: Rural women from nondescript villages in Jharkhand’s Dumka district are treading on a new, self-reliant path by growing lemongrass along with traditional crops like wheat, paddy, pulses and oilseed. As part of a project called Jharkhand Opportunities for Harnessing Rural Growth (JOHAR) implemented by the Jharkhand State Livelihood Promotion Society … Read more

Rafiya Nazir: Amidst mourns, cries, blood and shattered dreams

Rafiya Nazir: Amidst mourns, cries, blood and shattered dreams

Ground Report | New Delhi: Rafiya Nazir passed the class 12 board exams with very high scores last month. Her family remembers her as a sharp, sensitive and bright girl who aspired to be a doctor. Rafiya, a resident of Check Sadrabal village in Hazratbal, was scheduled to visit her uncle in Bemina, who had … Read more

One year of ceasefire on LOC, Kashmiri happy

One year of ceasefire on LOC, Kashmiri happy

Ground Report | New Delhi: Ceasefire on LOC Kashmir; Marks the first anniversary of the renewal of the 2003 ceasefire agreement between Pakistan and India. The surprise repetition of a ceasefire agreement by the two neighbours from midnight of February 24 last year came as a major relief to the people of border areas along … Read more