Indian Catholic News

Indian poverty linked to religion and caste

India: New report highlights how minorities do the most stigmatized and lowly paid work in hindu-majority india

 

Caritas Manila welcomes Duterte's new anti-poverty law

Philippines: 'magna carta of the poor' guarantees rights of all to adequate food, decent work, quality education and health care.

 

Nuns offer women and kids a way out of New Delhi slum

India: Social center run by sisters of the cross of chavanod provides kindergarten classes, skills training and female..

 

Help is at hand for Bangladeshi street kids

Bangladesh: Providing food, medicine, exercise and training are all in a day's work for brother lucio.

 

Time for Sri Lanka's tea industry to turn over a new leaf

Sri Lanka: If the plantations can't afford a daily wage of 1,000 rupees, let alone other basic rights, it's time for new..

 

Natural disasters, poverty drive rural poor into Dhaka

Bangladesh: Rural poor migrating to bangladeshi capital mostly end up living in extreme poverty.

 

Life on the margins in Bangladesh

Bangladesh: Poverty rate may be falling but the gap between rich and poor continues to rise.