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Swati Chandra


Chandra is a Sub Editor with the online news desk of The Indian Express. Having an experience of  more than 3 years in journalism, she writes on Health, Environment and Developmental issues along with everything newsworthy .
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When in Banaras, visit these 5 serene places
Wed, Dec 17, 2014

A short, sweet and simple trip to Banaras, the city of light can refresh your soul.

Meet the poet weaver who thinks big with his small loom
Wed, May 24, 2017

He weaves not just silk but words too. Like Kabir, he does poetry when he weaves and finds inspiration for his words from the weave and waft.

Scheme for toilets in rural areas makes little headway
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan is a community-led sanitation programme initiated by Government of India in 1999.

Prosperous states contribute to dwindling child sex ratio
Fri, Jul 11, 2014

The child sex ratio (the number of girls per 1000 boys) in India has gone down from 976 in 1961 to 918 in 2011.

Web special: Here is what stands in way of Ganga’s path to redemption
Mon, Jun 09, 2014

PM Modi might talk of rejuvenating the Ganga. But here are some of the issues that have stalled any work on the Ganga in Varanasi so far.

Ground Report: Rahul Gandhi throws his weight behind Ajay Rai in Varanasi, holds massive roadshow
Sat, May 10, 2014

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi held a roadshow with a massive turnout to support Ajay Rai.

Smart 24X7, a panic button app that tries to be different
Tue, May 06, 2014

App is powered by a call centre run by creators of the software.

In battle for Varanasi, no party has a take on Ganga
Thu, Apr 24, 2014

Sadly, no party manifesto has clearly mentioned about their agenda on the Ganga.

Baba Ramdev not alone, Obama is a veteran of open mic gaffes
Fri, Apr 18, 2014

Open mic gaffes across the globe where leaders and politicians were caught speaking unaware that the mic was on