New Delhi, Sep 13(ANI): Hundreds of the slum dwellers
, residing on the banks of Yamuna River, are suffering with the river crossing the danger level following incessant rains in the national capital.
I will protest against any cultural activity which goes against our Indian culture,' said the slum dweller
smiling, 'especially anything to do with our woman folk being defiled.
Whereas promises to rehouse the slum dwellers
were once dismissed as a merely a bad joke, today there is guarded optimism.
The African Population and Health Research Center recently released a report showing that Nalrobi's slum dwellers
pay more than residents of wealthy housing estates for water--and, as a result, use less than is adequate to meet health needs.
While no other party has ever stood with the slum dwellers
, the BJP is the only party to have chosen its candidate from the weaker sections.
Manila: A group organised to protect the rights of informal settlers in Metro Manila criticised a government agency which announced its plan to train garbage collectors for employment, adding the training is meant to cut down earnings made by slum dwellers
engaged in recovery and sale of recycled and biodegradable trash.
from across Africa gathered at the same conference center - but excluded from the ministerial meeting itself - in the hope of adding pressure on ministers by describing the daily challenges they face.
A PRIME land in the Capital worth ` 6,000 crore and the railways cannot afford to let slum dwellers
sit on it.
Cuttack, June 14 ( ANI ): A slum eviction drive turned violent here after police resorted to baton charge on slum dwellers
Sunitra Devi, a slum dweller
, said that they merely wanted that the government to take steps to rehabilitate them.