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Category Archive: Achievement, Appeal, Birth, Health, Human Rights, Motherhood, STREE

“Stop feeding formula milk to newborns without the parent’s consent”- Jincy Varghese

By: Varda Sharma Jincy Varghese (31), a software engineer and a resident of Panvel, Navi Mumbai had difficulty in breast feeding after giving birth to her child in February, 2017. Moreover, as she...

War against railway rowdies

By: Meena R. Prashant The brutal rape of 23-year-old Jyoti Singh (Nirbhaya) has left a permanent scar in each one of our memories. The world was outraged and the Indians did not stop protesting until...

‘La Gravitea’- A tea lounge with a difference

By: Varda Sharma At first glance ‘La Gravitea’ (a tea museum) at Jamshedpur, Jharkhand may look like any other tea lounge with comfortable seating arrangements, cozy atmosphere, aroma of...

From a child labourer to rescuing the likes – Anuradha’s journey of inspiration

For Anuradha Bhosle, Vice President of Avani, an NGO in Kolhapur (Maharashtra), childhood was certainly not a pleasant memory. Eleventh of the 12 children, Anuradha had to work as domestic help in...

‘Metta’- Foot Reflexology Centre run by the visually impaired

By: Varda Sharma There is calmness and serenity with light music playing at the backdrop. Lying on the back, a person experiences a total bliss as a pair of experienced hands weaves magic with their...

Candle march held in Pune to protest against Kathua, Unnao rapes

By: SNN Pune: A candle march was organized on 17th April, 2018 from Fergusson College to Rani Jhansi statue at Balgandharva Chowk, Pune to demand justice for the victims of Jammu and Kashmir’s...

Konkan Railway installs sanitary napkin vending machines on three stations on its route

Keeping in view the needs of women and as a gift for women commuters on the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8th March, Konkan Railway has installed a sanitary napkin vending machine at...

HEART CRUSADERS – Where only HEART matters

Dear readers, On behalf of STREE, we would first like to thank each one of you for your constant support, encouragement and for being a part of our family. It gives us immense pleasure to announce...

Never let the criticism of others dim your light- Prachi Kowli Thakker

By: Dr. Jayakar Ellis Prachi Kowli Thakker shot to fame after her memorable role as ‘Rakhi’ in Kasauti Zindagi Ki in 2002. Since then, Prachi has worked in more than 5 Indian television serials...

Transforming lives of Prisoners Kids through caring act

By:- Dr. Jayakar Ellis Children of prisoners are among the world’s most forgotten and destitute populations. Research conducted in more than 20 countries shows that they are poorer, more deprived...