Viewers are praising Supreet Kaur of India's IBC24 for her professionalism and "amazing grace."
Tewodros Melesse, Director-General of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), and I are deeply saddened by the reports of the tragic deaths and injuries sustained by women undergoing surgical contraception in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
Local media said Gupta blamed medicine the women had been later given and denied making any mistakes. He could not be reached
Today, the Goldman Environmental Prize is shining a spotlight on one of the Indian grassroots activists that has fought back against the coal industry's devastation. His name is Ramesh Agrawal, and he comes from Chhattisgarh, India, a place where the devastating reality of a reliance on coal can be seen every day.
Following record-breaking electoral participation, the results of four state assembly elections were announced on Sunday. The resounding 4-0 victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party served as an ominous flogging of the Indian National Congress.
Estimated to be 40,000 strong, the Naxalites have been waging a Maoist-inspired insurgency against the Indian government since the late 1960s.
In justifying its decision to revoke the environmental clearance for a huge 1,050 MW coal plant the Indian National Green Tribunal (NGT) described its original approval as 'smacking of non-application of mind.' I couldn't agree more.
Attacks on women have attracted more public attention in India since December, when a 23-year-old student was brutally attacked
Singh responded by expediting the prosecution of the case, while asserting that female staff would be placed in all girls