pune ragpicker

  • Two get death for gang rape and murder of ragpickers in Navi Mumbai

    A Thane Sessions court on Thursday convicted and awarded the death sentence to two accused for gangraping two ragpickers on the pretext of giving them a job, and killing one of them

  • Pune police rubbishes communal angle to ragpicker's murder

    Days after a 17-year-old ragpicker was allegedly murdered by three persons here after setting him afire, his father and some right-wing activists today claimed he was killed because he was a 'Hindu' and the brutality meted out to him was like an act of IS.

  • From ragpicker to speaker in Geneva conference

    Suman More (50), who has spent 37 years ragpicking on Pune streets, recently addressed delegates about her work and rising above the challenges she faced at the International Labour Conference in Geneva

  • Ragpickers won't have to give fingerprints for Aadhaar card

    After receiving an e-mail from an unknown person, along with clipping of the report published in MiD DAY on March 19, UIDAI chairperson Nandan Nilekani issues instructions stating Aadhaar card registration for labourers and ragpickers need not be stalled for want of fingerprints, as they can register under 'biometric exception' option.