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MONEY

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Jean dreze, Amartya Sen, Unemployment, Poverty

There is data to show extreme poverty, malnourishment in India. Why is no one talking about it?

Even as the number of millionaires in India is rising, the picture on the other end of the spectrum is stark.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
RTE Act, Education, Poverty, Delhi

The perils of inequality – the ugly face of Delhi

It is high time for policymakers to adopt rights-based approach to development in India; otherwise, 'sabka saath sabka vikas' will remain a hollow slogan forever.

VARIETY

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Economy, India, Undp, Poverty

Good news: Poverty rate in India has halved over ten years

Almost 271 million people in India have moved out of poverty in the decade since 2005-06.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Narendra Modi, Poverty, Nirmala Sitharaman, JNU

Who are the real anti-nationals?

According to Nirmala Sitharaman, they're on JNU Campus. But I think they are politicians outside the university.

POLITICS

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Parliamentary democracy, Illiteracy, Poverty, Charter of freedoms

Riposte to Fayaz Ganie - No, Indians care more about getting food and jobs than abstract freedoms

High theories of rights and freedom mean nothing to a people who have only deprivation courtesy their electoral system.

SPORTS

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Poverty, Swapna barman, হিমা দাস, Asian games 2018

Asian Games 2018: From poverty to podium, the story of Indian athletes

The Indian contingent won 15 gold medals in Jakarta but not before many of their families put their gold, silver and bronze on the line to bring them here.

MONEY

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Growth, Poverty, GDP, Economy

Beautiful headline, ugly reality: 'India surpasses France's GDP' is a propaganda dream and a real nightmare

The NDA government will crow about India having overtaken France in GDP terms. But that cannot veil hard facts about our economic reality.

POLITICS

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NDA Government, UPA, India, Poverty

Overlooking a magnificent change: India is leaving extreme poverty behind, but cynics remain trapped within poor minds

Last month, it was reported that India no longer houses the world’s largest number of extreme poor. But our obsession for 'bad news' made us ignore this stunning development.

VOICES

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Growth, Modi government, Poverty, Economy

India's poor - the forgotten vote bank

How has the economy fared so far during BJP's rule?

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Poverty, Achhe Din, Modi, Economy

Manmohan Singh to Modi: Why governments have failed to tackle India's poverty

'Achhe din' is nowhere in sight for the bulk of our population.