Featured Image - Merin Joseph

"Have you ever wondered why we never see a list of the most handsome males in the IAS and IPS?"
Protesters carry placards as they shout slogans during a protest to mark the first anniversary of the Delhi gang rape, in New Delhi December 16, 2013. A 23-year-old woman was gang-raped on a moving bus in Delhi on December 16, 2012, beaten and then pushed out onto the street along with her male companion. She died two weeks later amid an outpouring of anger across India. Four men were sentenced to death while a teenager was sentenced to juvenile custody. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi (INDIA - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST ANNIVERSARY) - RTX16KU9
Posted by YouthKiAwaaz in News

Curated for you from the interwebz, here’s a quick morning fix to keep you updated.

The one cause that unites all Indian tribes is their continuous economic and social marginalisation even after 70 years of independence.

I came across the concept of volunteer travelling during my early days of nomadic life, when I was travelling in the beautiful city of Phnom Penh.
Posted by Shef A in My Story

From the moment I took my seat, I could see you turning your face towards me time and again. I was forced to tighten the dupatta around my face.
colgate save water ad video

Water scarcity, like climate change, is real. The sooner we accept it, the better for our planet.

This is not only the reality of my school but several other schools in my town also work in a similar manner.
kickass ias

उत्तर प्रदेश में आई.ए.एस. अफसरों की नयी पीढ़ी सामने आई है जो बदलाव के लिए स्मार्टफोन का उपयोग रोजमर्रा के प्रशासनिक काम और जनता तक पहुँचने के लिए कर रही है।
Children suffering from HIV/AIDS react to the camera during the "Global AIDS week of action" programme in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad May 23, 2009. REUTERS/Krishnendu Halder (INDIA HEALTH SOCIETY) - RTXM3EE

6 Million kids in India are out of school right now. Even after four years of education, 90% children from poorer households are still illiterate.
PicMonkey Collage

Would Krishna have been able to woo Radha on the streets of Pune today? Nope, especially not on the fourteenth of a certain imperfect month.
Amrita didi, best team mate and teacher

The highlight of our approach is that we ensure children are learning in a way that it really stays with them.
Kanhaiya Kumar, a Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student union leader, shouts slogans before addressing a meet in New Delhi, India, March 3, 2016. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi - RTS964Z

I saw a university alive and burning with the fuel of passion; I saw empathy for the ignored sections of our society and for the people of this country.
Indian riot police throw stones at demonstrators as a bus burns during
a general strike in the city of Patna, state capital of the eastern
state of Bihar January 3, 2003. More than 500 people in eastern India
were arrested on Friday as mobs torched government buildings and
clashed with security forces during a general strike to protest the
police killing of three youths. REUTERS/Krishna Murari Kishan


Bihar has a crime rate lower than more prosperous states with fewer people, such as Gujarat, Kerala, Rajasthan and MP, an analysis of NCRB data reveals.
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends a meeting with Russia's President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, December 24, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Shipenkov/Pool - RTX1ZZJZ
Posted by YouthKiAwaaz in News

Curated for you from the interwebz, here’s a quick morning fix to keep you updated.

We associate bras with 'self-respect' and 'honour', so much so that a girl who's bra is showing is labelled 'uncultured', 'slutty', and what not.
Load More ...

YKA Stories break stereotypes, and amplify social change. Read about their impact here.

Sign In

Don't want to log in right now? Submit here.