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The story of the plight of migrant workers is not new, who head for the city for work, where they are often exploited or denied of their rights and dues.

Few are able to turn personal pain, oppression and injury into positive action as admirably as has Jodhpur-based Dr Kriti Bharti.

As the chairman of the Alwar-based NGO Tarun Bharat Sangh, Dr Rajendra Singh’s tireless efforts to revive traditional water conservation systems…

The Prabha Khaitan Foundation, established in 1987 by Dr Prabha Khaitan, continues to promote performing arts, literature and cultural activities.

In India, wide disparities exist as far as health-care facilities and infrastructure are concerned between the cities and relatively backward villages. For the country’s …

Left: Hanwant Singh Rathore (second from right) posing with some of his team members at Camel Charisma. Award-winning German veterinarian Dr Ilse Kohler-Rollefson’s visit …

Apart from offering soothing, rejuvenating weekend getaways amidst pastoral settings, Damodar Farms serves as a modern, scientific centre for dissemination of knowledge about cow breeding and the beneficence of the panchagavya, especially cow urine and dung.


The Society for Rational Development (SFORD) works towards holistic development in the villages of western Rajasthan, under the leadership of Manish Mundra and Dr Sunil Nahar. MARWAR brings you their inspiring story.

Keen to address the water scarcity issue of what once used to be the home of their forefathers, the Dalmia family decided to set up a non-government, non-political and non-profit organisation.

In order to develop the neighbouring areas and aid the locals, the Ranthambhore Foundation was established as a registered non-governmental organisation in 1987.