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'It will be business as usual when Modi visits US'

'India and China must get to know each other more. The spirit and interaction can be much friendlier than it is today and we must not allow border disputes and all to stand in the way because if......

Vote bank politics doesn't exclude governance

Mihir S Sharma on the false opposition being created between 'governance' and 'vote bank politics'. The essential task of a politician is "framing". A political choice must be framed in such a way......

Vote bank politics doesn't exclude governance

Mihir S Sharma on the false opposition being created between 'governance' and 'vote bank politics'. The essential task of a politician is "framing". A political choice must be framed in such a way......

Sonia in Tamil Nadu: The BJP is a one-man party

Sonia Gandhi spends just 30 minutes in Kanyakumari to promote 39 candidates in Tamil Nadu. A Ganesh Nadar listens in. Kanyakumari is the southern-most district of India. Congress President Sonia......

Modi is making promises he won't fulfil: PM

Hitting the campaign trail in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday made a scathing attack on BJP by describing its ideology as against the composite culture of the state and......

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......

Review: I Am Kalam is a winner

Shaikh Ayaz feels that I Am Kalam is a welcome addition to the genre of children's film. Post YOUR reviews here!Devoid of absolutely any known name in its cast, save for Gulshan Grover, I Am......

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sanjay
Q. According to manish tiwari 14 cr people have been raised above poverty line....is that true?
Sanjay:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/according-to-manish-tiwari-14-cr-people-have-been-raised-abo/27108869/answers/

Lucky
Q. If foot paths are encroached, where will padestrians walk?
Lucky:  A. And how many got pushed down the poverty line is important to know. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-foot-paths-are-encroached-where-will-padestrians-walk/27102182/answers/27108879

Iam Indian
Q. What is the true definition of poverty line?
Iam Indian:  A. government is tryingto show that everybody is now above poverty line and they can buy a four wheeler and start driving on the roads ... !! no need...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-true-definition-of-poverty-line/27026278/answers/27102208

Arun Mete
Q. what is poverty line
Arun Mete:  A. Its partially true. Definition of poverty and perception of poverty don't match in most cultures. Millions of people in the USA think they are...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-poverty-line/25593335/answers/27026287

sigma
Q. What is percentage of BPL in our country?
Sigma:  A. THIS IS AN IMAGINARY LINE WHICH IS BELOW THE RICHS HOUSE AND ABOVE THE POORS HOUSE. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-percentage-of-bpl-in-our-country/24796173/answers/25593341

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Rice flow pause spurs hunger pangs

In an election year, many poor voters in Ranchi are either going hungry or finding it difficult to manage one square meal a day. Reason: the... ...

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Let Not Depression Depress You

A depression is always unreasonable as it leads nowhere. THE MOTHER (on 31 May 1955, CWM 14:264) There is hardly anyone in the world who has... ...

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Tax exemption limit increased to Rs 2.5 lakh; PPF deposit limit hiked

Pic Courtesy: - Zee Media BureauNew Delhi: Bringing cheer to individual taxpayers, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his maiden in Parliament on... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/business/indian-budget-2014/budget-2014-15-overview-tax-exemption-limit-increased-to-rs-2-5-lakh-ppf-deposit-limit-hiked_103587.html
FM says focused on infra, manufacturing; containing deficit

3:30 pm: After starting off weak and then swinging in the green and being about 1 percent higher at one point, the market has closed 0.3 percent... ...

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Opposition parties

Opposition parties today termed Narendra Modi government's maiden budget a "disappointment" and an "anti-poor" exercise which can "benefit only the... ...

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