Category: News Alerts – India


No going back on MGNREGA

Published in The Indian Express by Aruna Roy:: Mohandas Pai, currently an advisor to the BJP government in Rajasthan, was asked on television how the government could “control” social sector expenditure, more specifically on...


Human rights in tatters

Published in Times of India, July 19th. GANDHINAGAR: The rise in number of complaints alleging human rights violation in Gujarat is disquieting. The annual report of the Gujarat State Human Rights Commission (GSHRC) for...


Sexual, Reproductive Rights Urged for All in S Asia

Forty parliamentarians from the nine South Asian countries came together to support the need to highlight sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in a two day consultation organised by International Planned Parenthood Federation...