Society

The women warriors of Shaheen Bagh

The women warriors of Shaheen Bagh

January 22, 2020

For nearly two months now, hundreds of women, many of them grandmothers, have been leading a peaceful protest against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act in a part of New Delhi that has become icon of the rebirth of peaceful resistance against an autocratic power, exactly...

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Blind healthcare schemes in India

Blind healthcare schemes in India

January 14, 2020

Only 21 pc women reap the benefits of Ayushman Bharat, thus strongly highlighting how the government needs to focus on women and girls so that they receive their due in the use of healthcare services.

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India in 2019

India in 2019

December 31, 2019

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Rapes in India

Rapes in India

December 17, 2019

Every subsequent horrific rape in India leads to calls for and often passage of newer laws to deal with the spate of crimes against women. There are enough severe laws against these, but challenges lie in poor implementation as well as a sense of lawlessness that pervades parts o...

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Human Rights in India

Human Rights in India

December 11, 2019

As the world marked the Human Rights Day on December 10, India had very little cheerful to report on its own record of defending human rights. The number of incidents of grave violations, mainly by the State and its forces has risen sharply , as has the area affected by the viola...

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HDI 2019: India continues to trawl the bottom

HDI 2019: India continues to trawl the bottom

December 11, 2019

The extent of gender inequality prevailing in India was highlighted in the Gender Development Index, where India ranked lowly at 122 out of 162 countries, showing that the discriminatory attitude was widespread in the country with severe inequalities in three main areas - reprodu...

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Push for Clean and Smart campus

Push for Clean and Smart campus

December 5, 2019

To bolster awareness about cleanliness and ecological conservation through use of smart technology, the ministry of Human Resources Development awarded the best performing universities in India at an event held in New Delhi earlier this week. The ‘clean and smart campus’ comp...

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EU & Chile optimisitic about Cop25 outcome

EU & Chile optimisitic about Cop25 outcome

December 5, 2019

As COP 25, the international climate change conference organised by United Nations, is going full swing in Madrid, Ambassadors of Chile and Spain to India share with MIG TV their expectations from the conference and the steps taken by their nations to curb emissions. The Ambassad...

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Indian schools adopt new business training programmes

Indian schools adopt new business training program

November 21, 2019

According to a recent study India is the second most entrepreneurial nation after Chile and also offers the fourth highest level of school stage entrepreneurial education and business training in the world.

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Air pollution in India

Air pollution in India

November 16, 2019

India’s air pollution continues to worsen each year, inflicting thousands of deaths on a hapless populace while politicians play blame game.

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