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Pune: Play to fight anxiety among slum dwellers

It was a result of one-and-a-half years of field research and interaction with the community in Suraksha Nagar. The stories in the play were from the community itself.

NGT notice to AAP government on plea for action against slum dwellers

The tribunal was hearing a plea filed by former AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny alleging that persons living in the slum cluster were burning wires to extract copper during the midnight hours leading to air pollution.


Ghatkopar slum dwellers to get washing machines in community toilets

Ghatkopar’s Azad Nagar slum is soon set to follow a western habit, where washing machines are used collectively by residents to save space and money.

Ahmedabad: Aawas Adhikar Zumbesh to take out rally to demand houses for slum dwellers

Jhala also said that the Anandiben government had promised to build 47000 houses for the slum dwellers during the current year but nothing had been done so far.

The city’s outcasts

Slum dwellers are being written out of Mumbai’s dockyard redevelopment

Proposal to throw out dissenting slum dwellers if they don’t add up to 50 pc

Senior state government officials said this was meant to expedite the clearing of slums.


Slum dwellers attacked Alipore police station

Police picked up at least 10 protesters and brought them to the police station which was followed by the mob outrage.

Promising flats to slum-dwellers

The Congress leader is targeting different sections over different issues.

Explain stand to DCP: HC to TISS students

13 students sought quashing of the complaint filed against them in November 2013. The students said they were carrying out their project work in the area and had only asked the police whether they had eviction notices

Scrap slum dwellers’ nod for redevelopment projects,says HC

Bombay High Court for single-window clearance; panel to look at proposals.