Research

Caste-based discrimination and bonded labour

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  (Excerpted from the Human Rights Watch report ‘Small change: Bonded Child Labor in India’s Silk Industry’)  Bonded labor in India is not just an economic issue but a social issue linked with caste. Unless we associate bonded labor with caste, we won’t understand bonded labor, and we won’t find a solution. ~ Kiran Kamal …

Features

Dr. Jitendra Jatav: Our Students Must Become More Ambitious

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Dr. Jitendra Kumar Jatav is currently working as Wildlife Veterinary Officer in Madhav National Park, Shivpuri. He is a well known wildlife expert and wildlife rescuer and has been nominated for many national and state level awards for wildlife conservation. He has also featured in many documentaries on International Wildlife TV channels. Dr. Jatav, could …

Gender

Indian’s fight against child marriage in focus at Abu Dhabi fest

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Abu Dhabi :The spotlight was once again on India at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival, courtesy a British filmmaker. Kim Longinotto in ‘Pink Saris’ depicted the evils of child marriage and the caste conflict in the interiors of northern India – and a woman’s fight to bring about change.