Soldiers repair Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal after it was damaged by heavy rains in Kurukshetra in the northern Indian state of Haryana July 8, 2010. Monsoon rains in key grain-producing states in northern India have brightened the outlook for rice and cotton although heavy showers have flooded some pockets, officials said on Wednesday. REUTERS/Stringer (INDIA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT MILITARY) - RTR2G7XA

Water crisis is a major concern for India. While there are many schemes and allocations in the union budget, the government can only do so much.

The question 'What should be the extent of freedom of expression?' is itself an indignation to the sanctity of expression.
An Indian labourer is lowered to clean a sewage hole in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata December 16, 2005. Acceleration in economic growth has made India amongst the 10 fastest growing developing countries. Yet, about 30 percent of India's more than one billion people live below the official poverty line of 2,100-2,400 calories a day. REUTERS/Parth Sanyal - RTR1B4O1

From generation to generation, safai karamcharis have been forced to manually scavenge society’s human excreta from dry latrines, sewer lines, septic tanks.
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By choice or compulsion, Indians across age groups and income categories are falling short in meeting the recommended daily intake of fruits and vegetables.

Life is too short to worry and too long to wait. Don't stay idle, get going because nobody owns your life. 
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This video speaks for every individual who stands for a cause, and knows that violence, be of any kind is not an option to ensure any right of any kind.
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The idea behind this rap video came from the uncanny resemblance between the plot of 'Game Of Thrones' and the real world's socio-political situation.
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Whatever has happened with my family is tragic, and I don't want any family to suffer the same ordeal in future.

Instead of dividing the student community over 'anti-national' JNU vs. 'patriotic' NIT, why don't they question the government?
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Modeled on the world-famous Humans Of New York page and method of storytelling, this page has over 5 lakh followers today.

What’s the use of living any more if you cannot live it? It’s like throwing away stale food. 
Women, who underwent a sterilization surgery at a government mass sterilisation "camp", lie in hospital beds for treatment at Chhattisgarh Institute of Medical Sciences (CIMS) hospital in Bilaspur, in the eastern Indian state of Chhattisgarh, November 13, 2014. The doctor whose sterilisation of 83 women in less than three hours ended in at least a dozen deaths said on Thursday the express operations were his moral responsibility and blamed adulterated medicines for the tragedy. Dr R. K Gupta, who says he has conducted more than 50,000 such operations, denied that his equipment was rusty or dirty and said it was the government's duty to control the number of people that turned up at his family-planning "camp". REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee (INDIA - Tags: HEALTH CRIME LAW SOCIETY) - RTR4DYN3

Hospitals are no longer hospitable, they have become money making institutes where life and compassion take a back-seat.

"We, as Kashmiri Pandits, are distressed about this politics of hate and revenge."
Members of the Dongria Kondh tribe gather on top of the Niyamgiri mountain, which they worship as their living god, to protest against plans by Vedanta Resources to mine bauxite from that mountain, near Lanjigarh in India's Orissa state February 21, 2010. Vedanta has denied allegations that its planned bauxite mine in eastern India would violate the rights of thousands of poor indigenous tribes people, saying that all its projects are conducted within the law and using international best practices.  REUTERS/Reinhard Krause (INDIA - Tags: SOCIETY BUSINESS ENERGY) - RTR2AN9U

India has seen a revolution in tourism, and tribal tours have become extremely popular among tourists from all over India and abroad.

Many senior citizens face problems as their children are too busy with their lives and forget how they ought to treat their ageing parents.
A homeless girl begs for money as it rains in Bombay, August 1, 2005. Heavy rain again flooded Bombay on Monday after a record downpour last week triggered floods and landslides that killed nearly 1,000 people in and around India's financial capital. Floods closed key roads and delayed train services in the sprawling metropolis of more than 15 million people, but there were no reports of new casualties or serious damage. - RTXNOJG
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Maybe if I didn't have to see the inequality and the pathetic condition of so many around me, I could be happier. I try to look away.
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Holding him guilty of voyeurism under section 354C of the Indian Penal Code, the court stressed on the need for zero tolerance towards crime against women.

Indian supermodel Carol Gracias inspiringly promoted body positive fashion during the Lakme India Fashion Week recently, by walking the ramp pregnant.

The 'wadi' system presents ripe opportunities for the majority of Indian farmers with rain-fed, small-holding farms.
Members of the media take cover during a gunbattle in the Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai November 29, 2008. Operations by Indian commandos to dislodge Islamist militants at Mumbai's Taj Mahal hotel ended on Saturday, Indian television channels quoted officials as saying. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan (INDIA) - RTR222UE

Mafia hit-men first came for Karun after he refused bribes and ignored threats, said the friend.
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While we were busy getting angry about beef and university students, issues like money laundering and tax evasions were being brushed under the carpet.
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A 22-year-old post-graduate student committed suicide in Kurukshetra University due to alleged sexual harassment.

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