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Sep 03, 2018
Girl at shelter home in Bihar's Begusarai 'swallows' glass shards in suicide bid, admitted to hospitalBihar was recently rocked by the reports of sexual abuse of girls in a state-run shelter home in Muzaffarpur.
Aug 14, 2018
Two inmates of Patna's Aasra shelter home found dead, two days after two other inmates were admitted to hospitalDays after two girls were brought dead from Aasra shelter home to Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH), another two girls from the same safe haven have been admitted to the specified hospital.
Aug 06, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Patna High Court accepts Bihar govt's request to monitor CBI inquiryThe Patna High Court on Monday accepted the Bihar government's request to take up monitoring of CBI investigation into the case of sexual abuse of girls at a state-funded shelter home in Muzaffarpur.
Aug 05, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Bihar govt suspends 14 social welfare dept officials for 'failure to take adequate legal action'The Muzaffarpur district child protection officer was also named as one of the accused in the shelter home rape case and arrested last month.
Aug 05, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Six officials of Bihar's social welfare department suspended for 'negligence of duty'Six officials of Bihar's social welfare department, which has drawn flak after the sexual abuse of girls at a state-funded shelter home in Muzaffarpur came to light, have been placed under suspension.
Jul 14, 2018
Rural finance: Bundelkhand's old women wait for money that isn’t coming; pension problem, in four portraitsDigital Bharat has become a black mirror reflecting a distorted cast of characters with no role to play in the country’s economy.
Feb 08, 2017
Delhi's Asha Kiran Home: As crimes against mentally-challenged continue, policy and social intervention requiredThe gross human rights violations taking place in mental institutions across the country, mostly towards women patients, need immediate intervention both at social as well as a policy level
Oct 16, 2013
In Uttar Pradesh, kids fan bureaucrat in charge of social welfareChildren fanned a senior bureaucrat and others who attended a meeting in Uttar Pradesh. Ironically enough, the bureaucrat is in charge of social welfare schemes.
Mar 27, 2012
UP official blames police for forcing psychiatric treatmentThe provincial services officer said the police had tried to put him forcibly admit him in a psychiatric ward to stop his fast unto death protesting against corruption.