Lunatism

  • FTN: Does the new Bill safeguard the rights of the mentally ill? October 19, 2012

    Sagarika Ghose: Hi there. We are focusing in this show on a subject that concerns us all, mental illness. Currently 130 million Indians are diagnosed with some form of mental illness, including depression, bipolarity and schizophrenia, 90 per cent of these cases remain untreated. The government has come up...
  • Diamond traders turn good Samaritans May 21, 2007

    Surat: Mentally handicapped people of the diamond city are getting help from unexpected quarters a group of diamond merchants. The group of diamond merchants is out on the streets of Surat, adding sparkle to the life of the mentally challenged people, roaming aimlessly. They give them a bath, clip their nails,...