Need for more minority girls hostels in the State

With increasing demand and only five hostels in the city, girls from minority communities await the living quarters they were promised. Bengaluru: The books on the shelf of the hostel library were limited in number, but a large number of mosquitoes in the library were compensating for the absence of people. The mess and the […]

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Undertrial Prisoners: unrepresented and underprivileged

Approximately 76 percent of prison inmates in India are undertrial prisoners. It’s a vicious circle. Once you get in it, you can’t leave. It takes a toll on your mind, strains your finances, and your life hangs in the balance. Just like the one being held by Lady Justice we see in the courtrooms.  Just […]

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She bleeds to death: Pregnant struggles on the way to nearest PHC

Nearly five women die every hour in India due to causes related to childbirth showed World Health Organization (WHO) report. Bhadrapura is a small village located in Dodballapur Taluk in rural Bangalore. A lady in her late 60s, wearing a white printed kurta, was sitting amidst a group of children. A green scarf covered her […]

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