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Arsenic danger: Bengal villages may have solution at last

A health catastrophe more devastating than the Bhopal gas tragedy and the Chernobyl nuclear tragedy has unfolded in West Bengal, warns a new scientific report.But a simple project to provide......

In Delhi, it's a battle of the poor versus the middle class

In Delhi, the poor are pitted against the middle class, with the former led by Arvind Kejriwal and the latter by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, says Sheela Bhatt/Rediff.com Image: AAP convener......

Read: Prez Obama's address to the people of India at Siri Fort

US President Barack Obama shakes hands with the audience after he delivered a speech at Siri Fort Auditorium in New Delhi Photograph: Ahmad Masood/Reuters 'Bahut dhanyawad' and 'Jai Hind' were......

EXCLUSIVE! PRESIDENT KALAM'S ADVICE TO YOUNG INDIA: 'When a problem arises, become the captain of the problem and defeat it!'

  Once, during his Presidency, President A P J Abdul Kalam received a letter from a student shocked with his class 12th mark-sheet. He had secured 10 per cent in Maths and Physics, whereas......

PM sells Modi-fied version of India in US

'Ever since this election concluded, aspirations have risen... political stability in itself is a big message. By deciding for stability, the people of India have laid the foundation for......

India can lift 580 mln people above empowerment line: McKinsey

India can bring 580 million people above the 'empowerment line,' a measure of income deprivation, by 2022 if it implements inclusive reforms, according to McKinsey Global Institute (MGI).The......

Over 23 million lifted out of poverty in China last year

Over 23 million people were brought above the poverty line in China last year as about 100 million people from rural areas moved to cities for work.The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said......

India begins to count its poor

A nationwide socio-economic and caste census to identify people living below poverty line (BPL) was on Wednesday flagged off from Shankhola, a remote tribal hamlet in Tripura West district. Rural......

Centre pulled up for limiting BPL people per state

The Supreme Courton Tuesdaypulled up the Centre for limiting the number of below poverty line (PDS) people in a state to 36 per cent of its population as per the Planning Commission's......

Food security? APL families can be considered

The Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council Chairman C Rangarajan said on Tuesday that people above the poverty line can also be considered for the United Progressive Alliance's pet food......

'Ashamed to see film fraternity celebrating gender bias'

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, whose film Rang De Basanti (2006) helped change the way we look at socio-political injustice, vents his angst this Republic Day.Both society and films are part of the......
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Need a national strategy to resolve insurgencies

By Vijay Kumar Ahluwalia The recent spike in violence by insurgents in the Bastar and north-eastern regions is a cause of grave concern. It is... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/rich-land-poor-people-we-need-a-comprehensive-national-strategy-to-resolve-insurgencies/articleshow/47382575.cms
More than one in seven set to retire in 2015 with no pension.

PRWeb 2015-05-21 One in six people will this year retire with an expected income below the minimum income standard for a single pensioner,... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=407742
Defining a poverty line for India

In India, defining a poverty line has been a controversial issue, especially since mid-1970s when the first such poverty line was created by the... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/fe-columnist/defining-a-poverty-line-for-india/74725/
Lukewarm response to Rajiv Arogya Bhagya scheme

The Rajiv Arogya Bhagya (RAB) scheme has evoked a lukewarm response in the State. Only 488 people have availed the benefits under the scheme since... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/478829/lukewarm-response-rajiv-arogya-bhagya.html
Food security law still facing hurdle

One year on, the Modi government is still struggling to implement the United Progressive Alliance's food security law that aims to provide highly... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/478811/food-security-law-still-facing.html

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