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The international poverty line has just been raised to $1.90 a day, but global poverty is basically unchanged. How is that even possible?
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The international poverty line has just been raised to $1.90 a...

World Bank researchers have been trying to assess the extent of extreme poverty across the world since 1979 and more systematically since the World Development Report 1990, which introduced the dollar-a-day international poverty line. From the ... World Bank, 4 hours ago

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Stating that more t lakh Muslims in Seemanchal region were below the poverty line while 84 per cent of the community members resided in villages in the area, the AIMIM leader asked Nitish and RJD chief Lalu Prasad to explain "what they have done for the ...
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Economy Watch

Reservation for people below poverty line

It the matter of enormous misfortune that in today’sscenario, when people of world are busy in searching signs of life on Mars,when people of world are busy in revolutionizing every hour human life by inventingnew machines, when people are busy in exploring ...
 Rising Kashmir5 days ago World Bank Expected to Raise Extreme Poverty Level  Economy Watch2 days ago Global poverty rate to fall below 10 per cent: World Bank  IndiaTV News29 minutes ago World Bank: Extreme poverty to fall below 10 percent  Free Malaysia Today1 hour ago

World Bank adjusts poverty line - more people than ever considered poor

Athit Perawongmetha / Reuters The World Bank has dramatically revised its definition of poverty for the first time in 25 years, the Financial Times reports. Anyone earning less than $1.90 a day will be classified as poor, which will greatly ...
 Sott.net1 week ago World's 'extremely poor' to fall below 10% of population for first time: World Bank  Economic Times5 hours ago World's "extremely poor" to fall below 10 pct of global population - World Bank  AlertNet6 hours ago
Antara News

Most Syrian refugee families in lebanon live in poverty: UN report

Beirut (ANTARA News) - Seventy percent of Syrian refugee families in Lebanon live under the line of poverty as they earn less 3.48 U.S. dollars per person, the United Nations Higher Commission for Refugees (UNRWA) reported. In a report highlighting ...
 Antara News2 days ago An unusual venue for Ambedkar’s birth anniversary celebrations  The Hindu1 month ago Lebanon a time bomb, say aid workers  ChurchTimes2 days ago

5,000 BPL households get free LPG connections 

Five thousand households from the below poverty line category in Dumka, Jharkhand were handed over free LPG connections on Friday. This was during the Prime Minister...
 Business Line2 days ago PM Kicks Off MUDRA Yojana, Free LPG Connections in Jharkhand  Outlook2 days ago

What if Mukesh Ambani loosens his purse...

Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries Limited, Mukesh Ambani The poverty line for villagers is Rs 816 or $12.38 per person per month Financial Chronicle further extrapolated the Bloomberg data above to figure out how India’s richest individual ...
 Asian Age1 week ago What if Ambani loosens his purse...  The Financial Chronicle1 week ago
Times of India

Delhi slow on development road: Goals set for 2015 may not be met for a few more years

Until four years ago, 9.9% of the city's population-17 lakh people-was living below the official poverty line.
 Times of India1 week ago
The Hindu

The ruling class and the Club class

We have a poverty line. But is there a line that can define being among the rich or the elite section of society? This is an old question, but it would greatly help to understand urban environs where those among the affluent are a growing category. One way to ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
VietNamNet Bridge

Only 5.97% households live under poverty line

VietNamNet Bridge In 2014, over 1.4 million households in Viet Nam were hit by poverty, accounting for 5.97% of the total, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA).In its updated report on poor and nearly-poor ...
 VietNamNet Bridge1 week ago High Poverty Rate a Distress Call for More Worker Rights  AFSCME1 week ago Rural poverty worsens despite strides in urban poverty- MDG Report  Modern Ghana1 week ago Dip in paddy cultivation to hit ‘mana biyyam’ supply  The Hindu1 month ago
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