Talent And Potential Are Futile In India

Many young people have numerous talents and potentialities but due to some reasons they are unable to utilize their talents and potentials. One simple reason is that they are no utilizing their talents and potentialities in a meaningful way. The other reason is due to widely prevalence of corruption in our country. Today, money and influential people are playing an important role for deciding the young...

Elopement Adds To The HIV Burden In Manipur

Lila was persuaded to elope with her boyfriend before marriage, a common practice in Manipur. However, when she tested HIV-positive, she was abandoned by her lover and now faces the twin stigma of being a rejected bride and HIV-positive. The smile has changed. No longer vibrant, it has become a ghost of a smile, embarrassed and apologetic of its very existence. The smile is not the only thing that...