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Nov 09, 2017
Delhi's Drug Crisis: With poison cheaply available and few rehab options, addiction grips heart of cityThe addiction issues of the youth of Delhi aren’t as obvious as their counterparts in Punjab, but for those who wish to see, the problem is as clear as day.
Apr 08, 2017
Delhi has 70,000 children addicted to drugs on its streets: How will they be rescued?In Delhi, 70,000 childhoods are being lost to cheap poison every day
Jun 12, 2016
Delhi restaurant in a spot after denying entry to underprivileged childrenIn a shocking incident, a prominent restaurant in Connaught Place here allegedly denied entry to unprivileged children accompanied by a woman, prompting Delhi government to order an inquiry.
Aug 16, 2015
Against all odds: From the streets of Kolkata to an American college. And backA an Indian success story albeit with an American touch, the Community College Initiative Program that began in 2007 has seen some 2,300 students, spending a year in American community colleges. This is the story of Ashok Pal, Pratap Kundar and Zeeshan Ali from Kolkata
Oct 24, 2013
Photos: Sonam Kapoor joins the cast to promote 'Little Big People' at MAMISonam Kapoor joined the cast of 'Little Big People' a documentary based on street children to promote it at the Mumbai Film Festival. Here are the images.
Jul 31, 2013
Why Delhi Police's ad on street children is condemnableThe Delhi police ad encouraging readers to prevent street children from chopping heads by teaching them how to chop onions reads like a cold-blooded edict from medieval times. The ad reinforces a negative stereotype of street children as future criminals.
Jul 17, 2013
35% of India's street kids are dealing with substance abuse: surveyThe study raises questions about the government’s education for all policy, as 68 per cent of street kids were found illiterate. Only five per cent are literates above primary level.