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Decentralised urban governance a far cry in most Indian cities, shows NGO Praja Foundation's urban governance index
India

Decentralised urban governance a far cry in most Indian cities, shows NGO Praja Foundation's urban governance index

Odisha ranks first in Praja Foundation's Urban Governance Index with a score of 56.86, followed by Maharashtra (55.15) and Chhattisgarh (49.68)

Coronavirus Outbreak: Kerala's decentralised urban governance structure holds lessons for tackling pandemic
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Kerala's decentralised urban governance structure holds lessons for tackling pandemic

In 1994, Kerala implemented the 74th Constitution Amendment and gave an impetus to decentralisation of governance.

Toll in Kerala floods, landslides rises to 116; ground penetrating radars being used to locate bodies in Malappuram, Wayanad
India

Toll in Kerala floods, landslides rises to 116; ground penetrating radars being used to locate bodies in Malappuram, Wayanad

After the second spell of the monsoon rains triggered landslides in Kerala, over 80,000 people were shifted to relief camps.

Kudumbashree: How a Kerala women's self-help group fed election officials — and made a profit
India

Kudumbashree: How a Kerala women's self-help group fed election officials — and made a profit

Kudumbashree is 43 lakh women strong. Most recently, they cooked and fed the staff at polling stations in Kerala’s capital Tiruvananthapuram on 23 April.

Amazon India partners with Kerala's Kudumbashree to empower women entrepreneurs
Business

Amazon India partners with Kerala's Kudumbashree to empower women entrepreneurs

Amazon India will support, train and empower women entrepreneurs associated with Kudumbashree

Women's empowerment in Kerala: From loans to education about laws, state initiative seeks to change lives
India

Women's empowerment in Kerala: From loans to education about laws, state initiative seeks to change lives

Kerala, which leads the nation in most social indicators, is undergoing a silent revolution. In God's Own Country, women are being empowered not just economically, but psychologically

Kerala govt allots Rs 10 crore to eliminate manual scavenging; plans health study to rehabilitate workers
India

Kerala govt allots Rs 10 crore to eliminate manual scavenging; plans health study to rehabilitate workers

As the Kerala government is all set to launch a state-wide survey and health study of manual scavengers next week, the unorganised nature of the group and reluctance of people to reveal their job is posing a challenge for authorities

Transgenders break political barriers: Left youth group allows membership to third gender in Kerala
India

Transgenders break political barriers: Left youth group allows membership to third gender in Kerala

In a first kind of its initiative, Surya and five other transgenders in Kerala’s capital Thiruvananthapuram have been granted membership to the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) and thus giving them strong political backing.

Kerala CPM opens its doors to transgenders, adds 'third gender' column in membership form
Politics

Kerala CPM opens its doors to transgenders, adds 'third gender' column in membership form

The Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI), the youth wing of the CPM, has inducted nine members of the transgender community in Kerala.

Kerala: Group for women's welfare to set up wellness centres across state
India

Kerala: Group for women's welfare to set up wellness centres across state

Kerala's woman neighbourhood network Kudumbashree will soon be foraying into the health sector by opening a string of wellness centres across the state.