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Universal Group and Qyuki join hands to launch

Idea is to get one star in the next three years from The Dhara...

MUMBAI: Universal Music Group and multi channel network Qyuki recently launched the Dharavi Project as part of their corporate social responsibility (CSR). With the initiative, the music group will fund the expansion of the project that was helmed ... Indian Television, 3 days ago

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Peacebuilding Reboot

In December I met three inspiring girls, all about 13 years old, in Mumbai India. They'd come from Dharavi, the largest slum in Asia, to demonstrate the mobile app they'd developed to counter gender violence. It sounded an alarm, sent a help message ...
 Huffington Post5 days ago Mumbai's idli-wallahs  Hindu Business Line1 month ago
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Mumbai: Innovative mobile apps created by Dharavi girls

 ZeeNews.com1 week ago Dharavi girls create innovative apps for women safety, education  Express Computer India4 weeks ago Three Made in Dharavi apps for women set for 2015 launch  Indian Express4 weeks ago Dharavi Girls Create Innovative Mobile Apps To Improve Their Quality Of Life!  EFYTimes.com1 month ago
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A R Rahman Launch 'The Dharavi Project'

A R Rahman Launch 'The Dharavi Project'
 Now Running1 week ago The Dharavi Project - music for social good  Daiji World1 week ago PTI - ENT-DHARAVI - AR Rahman, Shekhar Kapur join hands for The Dharavi Project  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago Max Hole, Shekhar Kapur, AR Rahman and Samir Bangara announced ‘The Dharavi Project’  India Infoline1 week ago

How Dharavi transformed into mini Tamil Nadu on Pongal

Once a year, the bylanes of Dharavi provide the setting for a very special Tamil feast. With a sizeable Tamil population, the harvest festival of Pongal is celebrated with much vigour and zest in Dharavi -- once known as Asia’s largest slum.  Following the traditional ways, women dressed in their finest came out on to streets to cook Chakkarai Pongal -- a dish of rice, jaggery and Bengal gram -- and soon the whole area was enveloped in the aromas of ghee-fried cashews, almonds and ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Police on alert in Dharavi after comunal tension

MUMBAI: Exactly a week after the Mumbai police prevented a mini riot, similar incident was reported in slum pocket of Dharavi area on late Sunday evening. Sources said that the entire area was cordoned off by the police after a scuffle between ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

Will payments banks be a game changer?

Shandar, a migrant labourer residing in Dharavi, Mumbai, sends around ₹5,000 every month to his family in Jaunpur, eastern Uttar Pradesh. He just walks to the local mobile recharge store and says, Paise lagwane hain (need to send money). The ...
 Hindu Business Line4 weeks ago

The Children of Dharavi

Most of the kids come to school after they finish working in day-long 9 to 6 shifts at the plastic recycling units. Uttam Ghosh/ captures the many moods of children in Mumbai's largest slum. Children in Dharavi, Mumbai's largest slum, hardly stay indoors or maybe they just don't have enough time, the rooms are claustrophobic the lanes narrow, dark and are basically drains on which people walk. Even daylight finds it difficult to enter the small two-storied houses. Space has always ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

How Dharavi’s recycling units help reduce garbage in city

A recycling unit at Dharavi — Debasish Dey Mohammed Ali Malik (45) from Dharavi calls himself the real brand ambassador of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan because over 800 people like him recycle 10,000 tonnes of the city’s garbage every month. “A jhadu (broom) ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

Dharavi's leather industry battles hard times

The workers in the business are quite reluctant to speak with strangers, and prevent photos from being clicked. The reason is simple. Their business has always been mired in controversy due to the stench and the pollution caused
 Asian Age1 month ago
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