February 27, 2013 /
”Even the village children talk to us like dogs,” the women say. They were bought and trafficked from poorer states in the northeast of India and now are kept like slaves in villages in Haryana.
February 25, 2013 /
“Come and pick up your daughter,” the rapists said. They didn't even bother to hide the crime. But the victim and her father have chosen to fight.
February 21, 2013 /
In many Indian states, discrimination towards women begins in the womb and ends in domestic violence and sexual abuse.
February 21, 2013
Due to cultural preferences for sons, 100 million girls are missing worldwide. Carl Gierstorfer looks at India, a country with a highly skewed sex ratio that threatens to destabilize its society.
February 8, 2013
“Americans love success stories,” writes grantee Sam Loewenberg in a thought-provoking article that appeared in The New York Times this week. But failure can also serve a purpose.
December 7, 2012
This Week in Review: Cancer Not Only for the Rich
December 7, 2012 /
PRI's The World
Morphine is cheap, easy to administer and brings relief to suffering cancer patients. Unfortunately, it is not always available.
December 5, 2012 /
PRI's The World
In India a cheap, simple method to test for cervical cancer is saving thousands of lives.
December 3, 2012 /
Christian Science Monitor
Reporter William Wheeler talks about water stress from the high Himalayas to Haiti.
November 29, 2012 /
Le Monde Diplomatique
While examining medical tourism in India, Sonia Shah interviews doctors who question the priority given to foreign patients in a country where one half of the children remain unvaccinated.