December 20, 2015 12:16 am
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.
March 22, 2013 1:11 am
Another member Anita Dahake said,The contractors are intimidating the workers and preventing them from joining the dharna.
April 30, 2012 2:09 am
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.
December 28, 2009 2:56 am
In a move likely to provide opportunities of education to numerous child-labourers,a city-based organisation Kagad Kach Patra Kashtakari Panchayat...
April 19, 2009 2:29 am
Disgruntled with political parties and their candidates for their lack of seriousness over deteriorating environment...