Urban slum curse: Less exercise, more Non-Communicable Diseases

The study conducted by the Department of Community Medicine, Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences and Research in the Shaikpet slum area had 273 respondents aged above 40 years.

published on : 21st May 2022

Months after cordon and search, slums dwellers in Hyderabad left homeless

Some of those who protested against the unexpected demolition of their dwellings were detained by the police.

published on : 5th March 2022

Complete bridge, demand villagers warning boycott of urban polls

engineer of Paradip Municipality Duryodhan Patel said work on the bridge was slow as water had not dried in the canal.

published on : 27th February 2022

348 Bhubaneswar slums to be revamped as ‘Adarsh colonies’

This apart, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation officials said, steps are being taken to set up community toilets in each ward to improve the city’s sanitation.

published on : 20th November 2021

Bringing burger delight to Delhi's slum children

Every once in a year, Dr Jyoti Anand who runs an NGO Anand, takes 100 children from Delhi’s these slum areas to any of the popular fast food chain outlets for lunch.

published on : 14th October 2021

British royals Prince Harry, Meghan​ Markle pick Mumbai charity for wedding gift donations 

They have chosen a charity working for women in Mumbai's slums among a handful of organisations unveiled today that will become recipients of donations in place of gifts for their royal wedding.

published on : 10th April 2018