#India

  • Article: 14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|May 24, 2019

    From Malawi to India, people cast their votes in elections this week. Read more

  • Article: India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament
    Girls & Women

    India Elects a Record-Breaking Number of Women to Parliament

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women will make up about 15% of the lower house of parliament — less than the global average. Read more

  • Article: India's First Openly Gay Athlete Says She'll Fight for Right to Marry
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    India's First Openly Gay Athlete Says She'll Fight for Right to Marry

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "As long as we are united in our hearts and our minds, nothing can prevent us." Read more

  • Article: Students at This School in India Pay Tuition With Plastic Waste
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    Students at This School in India Pay Tuition With Plastic Waste

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 23, 2019

    At the Akshar School, bottles and straws are keeping children in the classroom. Read more

  • Article: The Taj Mahal Will Be India's First Monument With a Breastfeeding Room
    Girls & Women

    The Taj Mahal Will Be India's First Monument With a Breastfeeding Room

    May 21, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The historic structure will soon have a room to accommodate breastfeeding mothers and their babies. Read more

  • Article: Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete
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    Sprinter Becomes India's First Openly Gay Athlete

    May 20, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Dutee Chand recently opened up about her same-sex relationship in an interview. Read more

  • Article: Rape of 3-Year-Old Girl Sparks Protests in India
    Girls & Women

    Rape of 3-Year-Old Girl Sparks Protests in India

    By Sushmita Roy|May 15, 2019

    “She doesn’t even understand what has happened,” her mother said. Read more

  • Article: London Just Hosted a Cricket World Cup to Support Children Living on the Streets
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    London Just Hosted a Cricket World Cup to Support Children Living on the Streets

    May 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    England's team was captained by former Rohingya child refugee, Jasmin Akter. Read more