Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Scholarships delayed, protest at social welfare department
The pre-matric scholarship for children of those engaged in unclean occupation is a scheme that entitles children of sweepers, tanners, flayers and waste pickers to an annual scholarship of Rs 1,850.
4 years ago
KKPKP protest enters Day 2 as delegation meets PCMC officials
Another member Anita Dahake said,The contractors are intimidating the workers and preventing them from joining the dharna.
6 years ago
city anchor: Waste pickers help their children pick up threads of life
Despite having to spend about Rs 15,000 per tablet for her sons thalassemia treatment,Rukmini Sasane,who has been a waste picker for over a decade now,decided that she has no right to deprive her two daughters of a formal education.
7 years ago
Children eking out a living from waste get help
In a move likely to provide opportunities of education to numerous child-labourers,a city-based organisation Kagad Kach Patra Kashtakari Panchayat...
10 years ago
Political parties not serious about deteriorating environment
Disgruntled with political parties and their candidates for their lack of seriousness over deteriorating environment...
10 years ago
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