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Nov 12, 2017
Childhood, lost: What M Palanikumar's photos of children of manual scavengers revealKakoos cinematographer M Palanikumar highlights the stories of the children of manual scavengers through haunting black and white photos | #FWeekend
Nov 11, 2017
UN expert says 'Swachh Bharat' mission lacks human rights approach, draws Centre's ireNarendra Modi's pet 'Swachh Bharat' mission came in for sharp criticism by a top UN expert on sanitation who said it lacked a holistic human rights approach
May 04, 2017
UN reviews human rights in India: Excessive use of force in Kashmir, violence against minorities among key issuesThe UN Human Rights Council (UNHCR) has flagged a number of issues, including excessive use of force in Jammu and Kashmir, caste-based violence and violence against minorities and criminalisation of same-sex relations
Aug 17, 2016
Ahead of Raksha Bandhan, 10 widows to tie 'rakhi' to PM ModiAhead of Raksha Bandhan, several widows and manual scavengers tied rakhi to 50 upper-caste pundits and Sanskrit scholars at the century-old Gopinath temple
Aug 15, 2016
Independence Day reality check: Manual scavenging kills four in HyderabadThat the tragedy occurred just 36 hours before the nation turned 70 only emphasises that India@70 is still inside a manhole.
Aug 28, 2015
In a bid to end stigma, manual scavengers will tie rakhi to PM ModiSeveral manual scavengers, liberated by an NGO, will tie rakhi to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan that falls on Saturday.
Oct 21, 2013
Left out of Narendra Modi's 'inclusive' politics: Dalits in GujaratHowever, with Modi and the BJP identifying Muslim votes as his biggest hurdle, seem to have forgotten what being a favourite with Hindus doesn't warrant - support of the people placed low in the caste hierarchy in India.