Here, women are employed on the basis of their need for freedom, rather than their qualifications - many have had little or no schooling.
They are trained and then paid well above the going market rate.
Two and a half million women and children (around 500.000 prostitutes in India are under 16) are working in the country’s sex industry.
More than 5 million people are already HIV positive.
This is my home.” Champa Das has invited me into her home.Currently, Japan's Jiroemon Kimura, who died in June 2013 at the age of 116 is listed as the oldest man ever.Swami Sivananda, as per his passport, was born on August 8, 1896, at a time when there was no electricity or cars in India and it was well under the British rule.Even though his age record happens to be a temple register, there is no other way to accurately verify his claim.If his claims are proved correct, perhaps via medical examination, Sivananda would have seen three centuries - the 19th, the 20th and the 21st. Sivananda says two hours of daily yoga, a spice-free diet of boiled rice and vegetables and sexual abstinence are keys to a longevity of this magnitude.