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Invisible Women, Visible Work: P Sainath's photos document the labour and lives of Indian rural women
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Invisible Women, Visible Work: P Sainath's photos document the labour and lives of Indian rural women

The exhibition, documenting the ‘astonishing labour that poor women put in every day of their lives and the gigantic – yet unacknowledged – contribution they make to national economy’ was first inaugurated in the winter of 2002 at a conference of All India Democratic Women’s Association (AIDWA) in Visakhapatnam.

Upto 76 injured while participating in Jallikattu within first three days of festival in Tamil Nadu
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Upto 76 injured while participating in Jallikattu within first three days of festival in Tamil Nadu

Celebrations of the bull-taming festival, Jallikattu, have taken off in Tamil Nadu which in 2017 bypassed the Supreme Court's ban order on it.

Tamil Nadu: CRPF jawan arrested for vandalising Periyar statue in Pudukkottai, claims he was drunk
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Tamil Nadu: CRPF jawan arrested for vandalising Periyar statue in Pudukkottai, claims he was drunk

A CRPF jawan was arrested by the police for vandalising the statue of social reformer and Dravidian ideologue ‘Periyar’ EV Ramasamy in Tamil Nadu’s Pudukkottai

Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bulls
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Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bulls

Jallikattu is more than just about culture, the pent up frustration of Tamil Nadu that is both thirsty and hungry has found a release in the bull-taming sport. It started as a debate, then drama and now violence