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Fri, August 9, 2013 1:48pm
posted by YGB in Global Affairs
Reporting on the activity of Shakthidhama  GS Jayadev, Director of Deenabandhu Trust Home, YGB Partner in Karnataka State, South India.  Jayadev is also on Board on Shakthidhama women's rehabilitation home and shelter. On 1st of August 2013 the Inspector general of Police along with the commissioner of police and superintended and deputy commissioner of  police visited... read more
Fri, June 21, 2013 10:44am
posted by YGB in Global Affairs
The Indian Express reports amid growing public outrage with two incidents of gang rape-murder taking place one after another within a gap of three days in the state, the Trinamool Congress government went into an overdrive on Wednesday to convey its "seriousness" about tackling crimes against women. In a bid to assuage people, the government said it would seek death penalty for the... read more
Thu, May 30, 2013 3:39pm
posted by YGB in Global Affairs
By Cynthia Gorney, Photograph by Stephanie SinclairBecause the wedding was illegal and a secret, except to the invited guests, and because marriage rites in Rajasthan are often conducted late at night, it was well into the afternoon before the three girl brides in this dry farm settlement in the north of India began to prepare themselves for their sacred vows. They squatted side by side on... read more

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