Bride who fled hubby for having no toilet gets slapped with $4,000 award

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MASEMBE TAMBWE in Bhopal   Good fortune couldn’t have come better to Anita Narre, the Indian now famed bride who ran away from her husband after finding that he didn’t have a toilet, after a local NGO slapped her with 4,000 US Dollars. Sulabh Sanitation and Social Reform Movement Founder, Dr Bindeshwar Pathak travelled 500kms… Read more »

Dispelling darkness from lives of Vrindavan widows

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It was exactly a year ago that The Hindu wrote about the plight of abandoned and destitute women, particularly widows, who take shelter in Vrindavan, prompting the National Legal Services Authorities (NALSA) to take action. It filed a social justice litigation before the Supreme Court for ameliorating the pitiable condition of these women and directing… Read more »