India Fellows in the News
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The world's fastest-growing major economy has a serious problem when it comes to getting women to join the workforce. India's female labour force participation rate is just 27%, one of the lowest in the world. The dismal number is the result of persistent gender inequality, as well as a lack of technical skills an
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Triple Talaaq should be abolished to uphold gender justice equality. And it finds no mention in the Koran
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By Mary-Rose Abraham Hamsa lay on the bed, his arm propping up his head. His tall frame nearly filled the entire bed. His wife Jasmine stood behind him, her hand resting on his shoulder. Both smiled and nodded as they listened to the young visitors in their hospital room.
Imagine eight children, all former slaves, singing their hearts out to the President of India. Imagine this taking place in the grand and opulen
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Harish Hande, chairman, Selco Solar Light Private Limited, co-founded elco-India with Neville Williams in 1995.
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In a very welcome move, the Supreme Court of India is acting against the publication and dissemination of rape videos. This step was taken after the NGO
Trustees put the ban in place in 2011, arguing that allowing women near the tomb of a revered saint was a ‘grievous sin’ in Islam
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The man who has taken solar lights and other solar light-based appliances to inaccessible areas of the country pushed for decentralising solar power production to prevent transmission and distribution
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Disability rights activist Javed Abidi says that the new bill passed in the Rajya Sabha is a big win.
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The Nobel laureates and world leaders said children have the right to a safe, educated and healthy childhood.
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There is no ban on women worshippers at Mumbai’s other popular dargahs, Makhdoom Ali Mahimi, at Mahim, though this shrine shares some trustees with the Haji Ali dargah
India wants to encourage more privately owned, small-scale hydropower projects to cut its climate emissions, but questions about environmental impacts remain