The phone app challenging violence against women in a Mumbai slum

02 June 2015  Mumbai’s Dharavi slum is home to anywhere between 300,000 and 1 million people. Bhanuben was born and brought up here and knows the place like the back of her hand, and the challenges of surviving in this “teeming slum of 1 million souls”.

Read more at http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/jun/02/phone-app-challenging-violence-against-women-mumbai-slum-dharavi

The Truth Behind The Suicide Statistic For Older Teen Girls

02-Jun-2015 That finding made headlines around the world last month after it was .Self-harm can refer to any form of violence to oneself: cutting, drug … Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, India, Indonesia and Maldives”.

Read more at http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2015/06/02/409731413/suicide-no-1-cause-of-death-for-older-teen-girls

Gay teenager ‘forced to have sex with his own mother’ to ‘cure’ his homosexuality, campaigners in India say

02 June 2015 A teenager was reportedly forced to have sex with his own mother in one of the horrific cases of “corrective rape” uncovered by campaigners in India.

Read more at http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/gay-teenager-forced-to-have-sex-with-his-own-mother-in-corrective-rape-in-india-10291949.html