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Modi, BJP bludgeon way to victory

BY JAYATI GHOSH This general election in India was almost a test case: just as advertising can make people want a particular brand of soft drink or breakfast cereal, can a massively funded and aggressive media campaign make people choose a ... Qatar Peninsula, 2 months ago

Strike it out

The strike at food products giant Britannia Industries Delhi factory, like many similar agitations, raises questions on the sweeping contractualisation of jobs India has seen in the past two decades. Of the 900 workers at this factory, only 150 are ...
 Hindu Business Line1 day ago

Teenage Deliveries Down in South Asia

NEW DELHI: Despite progress across the continent in the reduction of maternal mortality, South Asia still has the second-highest mortality ratio with 190 maternal deaths per 1,00,000 live births in 2012, the latest UN Millennium Development Goals ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago
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One-third of world's poor live in India: UN

The latest United Nations Organisation’s report on the progress made by member countries in achieving the Millennium Development Goals has stated that India lags behind in reducing poverty and one-third of the world’s 1.2 billion extreme ...
 Deccan Herald6 days ago Poverty, child and maternal deaths still high in India, states UN Report  International Business Times India6 days ago

India falls short on UN's MDG goals

Minority affairs minister Najma Heptullah admitted that on key parameters like poverty, infant and maternal deaths and sanitation, the UN report's references to India are not flattering. New Delhi: Despite a decade of high economic growth, India ...
 Livemint.com6 days ago

Why Can't We Have Human Rights And Economic Growth? Podcast Transcript

Hugh Muir talks to former World Bank economist William Easterly about how he changed his mind on the political ramifications of aid. Plus, how Somaliland defied the critics to become a democracy By Hugh Muir M: Hugh Muir WE: Professor ...
 Somaliland Times2 weeks ago

Before hailing Modi-fication of India, consider the facts

COMMENTATORS who espouse unregulated corporate-led economic growth have hailed Narendra Modi's ascent as India's prime minister. The Modi-led government, they say, will bring unmatched economic advancement and better living standards. It seems ...
 BDlive3 weeks ago Narendra Modi, India's new prime minister  Scoop3 weeks ago India's New Prime Minister: Does He Belong To The Times?  Counter Currents4 weeks ago India's New Prime Minister: A Dangerous Lurch To Extreme Right OpEd  Eurasia Review1 month ago
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Civil Society Flay PMO's 'Silence' on Attacks on Free Speech

Prominent citizens and civil society activists today questioned the "silence" of the Prime Minister's office on recent "blatant" attacks on free speech of writers and academicians and demanded that these constitutional rights be protected. The ...
 Outlook India1 month ago Civil society activists flay PMO's "silence" on attacks on dissent  Deccan Herald1 month ago Civil society activists flay PMO's "silence"  The Week1 month ago Civil Society Flays PMO's 'Silence' on Attacks on Free Speech  Outlook India1 month ago

Scrap DU's four-year course now, says Sandipan Deb

minister Smriti Irani has decided to scrap the controversial Four-Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP) that Delhi University (DU) shifted to, from the nationwide three-year-programme norm, last year. "Shifted to", actually, is an understatement.
 India Today1 month ago


meena banerjee finds solace in promising youngsters Adieu The traditional Jaipur Atrauli Gayaki lost its devoted exponent, Dhondutai Kulkarni, who left for her eternal Music Room on 1 June in Mumbai. She was 86. Initiated to music by her ...
 The Statesman1 month ago
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