Climate Change: Why are Kargil Villages facing drought like situation?

Climate Change: Why Kargil Villages are facing like situation?

In Ladakh, most of the Kargil villages are suffering from a drought-like situation. Most villages rely on glacial or spring water for irrigation and drinking water needs, which have been affected by depleting glaciers and the drying of spring water. Kargil Villages facing drought The Union Territory Administration has been working to find alternative scientific … Read more

Uttarakhand Villages in the grip of Alcoholism

alcoholism in uttarakhand villages

Alcoholism in Uttarakhand | Alcohol addiction is destroying the lives of people in the villages of Uttarakhand. According to the recent Family Health Survey, 32.1 percent of men in Uttarakhand consume alcohol. This is the highest rate among the states of North India. The hill state of Himachal Pradesh is also at number two, where … Read more

Garbage and plastic pollution on Auroville beach in Pondicherry

Auroville pollution and waste management

Most of the beaches in India are infamous for their garbage and waste dumps. And, if the beach is in an urban city, the situation is much more grave as the waste produced in the city is largely dumped in the seas/oceans. And, waves get them back to the shores. Although, the situation is quite … Read more

Disconnected Lives in far-flung mountain regions

Rural lives of Uttarakhand Bageshwar

Seeta Papola | Jhopara | Bageshwar, Uttarakhand | Uttarakhand welcomes thousands of tourists every year. Travelers from across the states make efforts to reach this hilly region nestled in the mighty Himalayan range. The natural beauty of this state often masks the challenges its inhabitants face in their daily life – what appears to be … Read more

नसरुल्लागंज: बाढ़ से सोयाबीन की फसल चौपट, अब मुआवज़ा ही सहारा

Narsullaganj Floods and soyabean crop failure

नसरुल्लागंज, मध्य प्रदेश | 5 एकड़ ज़मीन पर खेती करने वाले रामेश्वर केवट अपने खेतों से सोयाबीन का पौधा उखाड़कर दिखाते हैं और बताते हैं कि “सिर्फ पत्ते हरे हैं साहब फली मिट्टी लगने से खराब हो गई है, अब इसमें फल नहीं आएगा। हमने तिल्ली, मूंग, मक्का भी बोयी थी लेकिन वो भी बाढ़ … Read more

Morena: 8-year-old boy sitting with the dead body of his younger brother

morena 8 year old boy with brothers body in lap

Every day in Madhya Pradesh, the pictures of the plight of public facilities keep coming to the fore. A video of Madhya Pradesh’s Morena is viral on the internet in which 8-year-old boy Gulshan is sitting with the dead body of his younger brother Raja in his lap. He sat with his brother’s body for … 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

मेरा भी बने मकान, पुंछ के इस गांव में क्यों नहीं मिला लोगों को PMAY के तहत घर?

Truth of PMAY scheme in Fatehpur Village of Poonch

रेहाना कौसर रेशी, फतेहपुर, पुंछ | कोविड की पहली लहर के दौरान, प्रधान मंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने मध्य प्रदेश में एक वर्चुअल माध्यम से PMAY योजना के तहत 175,000 नवनिर्मित घरों का उद्घाटन करते हुए कहा था, “पहले गरीब सरकार के पीछे भागते थे। अब सरकार उन लोगों तक पहुंच रही है। पीएम मोदी ने … Read more

Tribal declared foreigner, dies before proving himself Indian

Tribal man declared foreigner, dies before proving himself Indian

Ground Report | New Delhi: Tribal declared foreigner; A 65-year-old labourer in Assam’s Hailakandi district left the world with the desire to prove his Indian identity. Sukdev Ree, 65, was declared a foreign national for not being able to prove his identity. On November 3, the Gauhati High Court found the Foreigners Tribunal’s order to … Read more