#india

  • Article: India Banned Sex With Child Brides — Will Marital Rape Be Next?
    Girls & Women

    India Banned Sex With Child Brides — Will Marital Rape Be Next?

    Oct. 13, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    India's Supreme Court ruled that sex with a bride under 18 is rape. Read more

  • Article: India’s Supreme Court Rules Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Right
    Citizenship

    India’s Supreme Court Rules Sexual Orientation Is a Protected Right

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 25, 2017

    A major step forward for India’s LGBT population. Read more

  • Article: #AintNoCinderella: Why Indian Women Are Posting Selfies After Midnight
    Girls & Women

    #AintNoCinderella: Why Indian Women Are Posting Selfies After Midnight

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    They’re sending a powerful message. Read more

  • Article: In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk
    Environment

    In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk

    April 12, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The world's "biggest impending climate-related hazard." Read more

  • Article: India Celebrates 6 Years of Being Free of Polio
    Health

    India Celebrates 6 Years of Being Free of Polio

    By Colleen Curry|Jan. 13, 2017

    It was thought to be impossible. Read more

  • Article: Parents Can Safely Abandon Babies With New Cradle Program in India
    Girls & Women

    Parents Can Safely Abandon Babies With New Cradle Program in India

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 29, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We tell society if you don't want a girl, don't kill her. We will take care of her.” Read more

  • Article: Death of India’s Popular ‘Iron Lady’ Sparks Outpouring of Grief
    Girls & Women

    Death of India’s Popular ‘Iron Lady’ Sparks Outpouring of Grief

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 6, 2016

    "Her demise has left a huge void in Indian politics.” Read more

  • Article: This Program Has an Ingenious Way to Keep Girls in School: Let Them Play
    Education

    This Program Has an Ingenious Way to Keep Girls in School: Let Them Play

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 29, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It all started with a ragtag rugby team hanging out with kids in Mumbai’s Dharavi slum. Read more