Volunteers

  • Tata Volunteering Week launched in Jamshedpur to mark 175th birthday of Jamsetji Tata 03-03-2014 04:51 PM

    Tata Sustainability Group launched a community welfare programme involving its employees to mark the 175th birth anniversary of the conglomerate's founder Jamsetji Tata in the steel city in Jamshedpur on Monday. Tata Volunteering Week is the first initiative under the Tata Engage programme. Tata Engage is a volunteering programme that...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 01-03-2014 01:23 PM

    Coming up on the CJ show this week: Citizens use mobile phones to expose corruption in govt offices,Transgenders pick up the CJ mike to demand their voting rights, your pictures and much more. Watch the show on Saturday at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Video Volunteers: Medical negligence in Jharkhand and Odisha 23-02-2014 11:58 PM

    Our partners video volunteers have shared these reports with us. Shot by their community correspondents in rural Jharkhand and Odisha, these reports expose the gross medical negligence faced by people at the hands of govt. employed medical staff. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Health Special Show 23-02-2014 08:14 PM

    This week, as elections near, CJ tackles one of the most urgent issues that should be on any aspiring politician's agenda: healthcare. ...
  • LinkedIn now lets users search for volunteer positions in addition to paid jobs 18-01-2014 04:09 PM

    New York: Professional networking site LinkedIn Corp. launched a "volunteer marketplace," which lets users browse volunteer opportunities posted by nonprofit groups. Nonprofits, meanwhile, can reach out to LinkedIn users who have expressed an interest in volunteering. LinkedIn says it is working with volunteer-matching organisations such as Catchafire, VolunteerMatch and BoardSource...
  • BJP supporters launch 'Team Modi' campaign in Chandigarh 17-01-2014 06:26 PM

    A group of supporters of Narendra Modi on Friday launched a 'Team Modi' campaign in Chandigarh to drum up support for the BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate in the upcoming Lok Sabha election. 'Team Modi' leaders Surinder Chauhan and Gurtej Pannu told reporters the campaign is being launched from Chandigarh and...
  • Video Volunteers report exposes non payment of old age pension in UP 12-01-2014 06:29 PM

    This video sent to us by our partners video volunteers exposes how many elderly are being deprived of the benefits of the old age pension scheme started by the government in Uttar Pradesh. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 12-01-2014 05:17 PM

    This week, stories that expose injustice and inefficiency across the country. A woman fights for justice, a villager in Madhya Pradesh is using his mobile phone to save the environment around his village, Video Volunteers report in how elderly in UP are deprived of their old age benefits, your pictures...
  • AAP volunteers assaulted during membership drive in south Delhi 11-01-2014 07:04 AM

    New Delhi: Two Aam Aadmi Party volunteers were allegedly assaulted by unidentified assailants in Bijwasan area of south Delhi when they had gone there to carry out membership drive, police said. The AAP volunteers - Shekhar and Ghulab - alleged that they had been thrashed by BJP workers. Police have,...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 10-01-2014 04:41 PM

    On the Citizen Journalist show this week, your battles against corruption and inefficiency through your stories. ...
  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on sexual violence against women 22-12-2013 04:13 PM

    Our partners Video Volunteers spoke to victims of sexual violence on how the incident has affected their lives and if any action was taken against the perpetrators of the crime. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 22-12-2013 03:26 PM

    In this special episode, women from various parts of the country turn CJ's to demand their rights and advocate for their agenda's for change. ...
  • Video Volunteers: Workers demand MGNREGA wages in Chhattisgarh 17-11-2013 05:36 PM

    Our partner Video Volunteers brings this video report from Chhattisgarh where workers are demanding their wages entitled to them under MGNREGA Scheme. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 06-10-2013 08:17 PM

    CJ stories highlighting the children's rights violation across the country, a witness report documenting the intolerance on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Plus your videos/pictures, save my back campaign. All packed in this week's show. ...
  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on lack of water in Anganwadi Centre 29-09-2013 04:48 PM

    This video volunteers report comes to us from Amatola village in Madhya Pradesh, where small children from an Anganwadi centre have to walk at least a kilometer to fetch water. This is because the hand pump installed here does not work. ...
  • The CJ Show: Gandhi Jayanti Special 29-09-2013 04:06 PM

    This week's CJ show celebrates the undying spirit of Father of the Nation. Ahead of Gandhi jayanti, we are taking forward the no country for children campaign with CJ stories from across the country. While children from a Madhya Pradesh School complain of poor infrastructure facilities, others suffer from non...
  • CJ Teaser: The Citizen Journalist Show 27-09-2013 05:34 PM

    This week's CJ show celebrates the undying spirit of the Father of Nation. On the eve of Gandhi Jayanti, CJ show brings you inspiring teachings of Mahatma and CJ stories from children across the nation. Plus your videos and pictures and much more. ...
  • CJ Impact: No to corruption in Jharkhand school 22-09-2013 01:16 PM

    CJ Mukesh Rajak from Video Volunteers had earlier reported on the allegation of bribery in a government run school in Jharkhand. His story has now made an impact with authorities cracking on the erring officials and teachers at the school. In this report, Mukesh talks about how a common citizen...
  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on corruption in a Jharkhand School 22-09-2013 12:39 PM

    Our partner, Video Volunteers sent this report on the allegations of corruption in a government run school in Jharkhand. From a piece of chalk used for writing to exam results, everything is on offer for a charge, commonly called as' chai paani' by the staff of the school. Students say...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 22-09-2013 12:23 PM

    This week, we have children and elderly turning citizen journalists to report the issues that matter to them. While we continue with our 'No Country for Children' campaign, we have children reporting issues of corruption in schools to heavy school bags and child labour. Also, a CJ report on the...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 06-09-2013 03:05 PM

    This week on the CJ show, a father's fight for justice after the alleged rape and murder of his young daughter in Haryana, a cj report from Kashmir where an army firing range is posing danger to human lives, and video volunteers report from Jharkhand. Plus, Actress Gul Panag on...
  • Video Volunteers: Children working as MNREGA labourers in Kashmir 19-08-2013 11:39 AM

    Our Partner Video Volunteers report on children working as manual labourers in a Kashmir Village. ...
  • CJ Show: No country for children 19-08-2013 10:42 AM

    This week, we kick off our campaign- No Country for Children where CJ's focus on issues related to children's rights to make this country a better place for our future progeny. ...
  • Uttarakhand Floods: Who says Facebook is 'all talk, no action' ? 09-08-2013 11:10 PM

    While attention might be off Uttarakhand now but the tedious process of Rehabilitation is still on. Lending a helping hand to the relief work in Uttarakhand are Boond volunteers, who till a month back were strangers. ...
  • Video Volunteers: A School Without Water 04-08-2013 03:16 PM

    In this clip from the India Unheard series, Video Volunteers locate a school in Odisha that has no working hand pump. Unhygienic conditions prevail, say students. ...
  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on Uttarakhand school 29-07-2013 11:23 AM

    Our partner,Video Volunteer sent us this report from Uttarakhand where a school situated on the banks of a river faces the danger of the floods. This risks the lives of children who go to study there. Repeated promises have resulted in nothing. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 28-07-2013 10:41 PM

    On the show this week- a poignant, but a brave story of a sister who lost her brother to negligence, a widow's unending fight for compensation that is her due, video volunteers report on a school facing the danger of floods. Also, the focus on mid-day meal continues as our...
  • The Citizen Journalist show 26-07-2013 05:56 PM

    Featuring this week- CJ report on tragic death due to electrocution, a widow's fight for compensation that is due to her, ground report on the mid-day meal scheme, Video Volunteer report on a school facing the danger of floods, your videos and pics-this and much more in this week's Citizen...
  • Happy School, an educational platform for the unprivileged 26-07-2013 02:36 PM

    Gurgaon: Happy School in Gurgaon caters to the children of rickshaw pullers and domestic helps, and is imparting education to them for a token fee of Rs 5 a month. The Happy School is an initiative by Kamal Capoor. From being taught English, Maths, computer science, dance or painting, the...
  • Cj Show: Video Volunteers report on POSCO 14-07-2013 03:08 PM

    Our Partner Video volunteers shot this video of agitating villagers, who are protesting against mining in their farm lands. It also highlights the abysmal living conditions of people displaced by industrialization in Odisha. ...