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Jairam Ramesh suspends caste census in UP

The caste and Below Poverty Line census has been suspended in the poll-bound Uttar Pradesh by Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh, though it goes on nonstop in Punjab, Goa, Uttarakhand and......

Oppn parties slam govt on BPL affidavit

The controversial Government affidavit on Below Poverty Line cap was condemned by Opposition today as an "insult and betrayal" of the poor and also slammed by a key United Progressive Alliance ally......

Jharkhand: BJP promises Re 1 rice, 10 lakh jobs

All Below Poverty Line families would get rice and wheat at Re one per kg if the Bharatiya Janata Party was voted to power in the assembly elections in Jharkhand beginning on November 25, the party......

K'taka: Cong promises free colour TVs

Free colour TVs and 25 kg of rice at Rs 2 for families living below the poverty line that is what the Congress manifesto promises before the assembly elections in Karnataka.At a press conference......

Bihar minister in BPL list

Bihar Rural DevelopmentMinister Baidyanath Prasad Mahto's name recently figured inthe newBelow Poverty Line list.Soon after thiswas brought to his notice, Mahto ordered a probe by the commissioner......

83 lakh people voluntarily gave up LPG subsidy

The government will provide five crore LPG connections on concessional rates in the name of women from below poverty line. Stressing that the government is committed towards reforming the subsidy......

Half of American kids close to poverty line

The number of poor children in the US grew by 18 per cent from 2008 to 2014, and the number of children living in low-income households grew by 10 per cent. Image: Number of poor children in the......

India's poverty higher than World Bank's estimates: Govt

There is lack of scientific basis in computing the poverty line, says govt. The government has contested the World Bank's recently released data that showed only 12.4 per cent of India's population......

Half of India was below poverty line in 2010: ADB

The Asian Development Bank has revised its poverty line to $1.51 per person a day compared to $1.25 by the World Bank, which would push the numbers of poor by 182 million to 584 million in 2010......

363,000,000 people in India below the poverty line

A new panel has found that 29.5 per cent of India's population was poor in 2011-12 against just 21.9 per cent estimated under the previous methodology which had drawn sharp criticism from various......
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Mockery and contempt for sex workers

It's interesting that nowhere in the world is there a word that stigmatizes the male client of a sex worker as the word prostitute does to a woman... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/Dr0ZLmFYlghB2dEOKHU0LN/Mockery-and-contempt-for-sex-workers.html
Digvijaya's family in BPL list, son to raise issue in Assembly

Bhopal: AICC General Secretary Digvijaya Singh's son Jaivardhan, who is an MLA, today said he was going to raise in Assembly the issue of his and... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/240716/digvijayas-family-in-below-poverty-line-list-son-to-raise-issue-in-assembly.html
The myth of the economic reforms revolution of 1991

There is no stopping the self-deluded middle class, pro-market chorus from celebrating 25 years of the so-called economic reforms revolution. They... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/money/column-myth-of-economic-reforms-revolution-of-1991-2237607
Digvijaya Singh and family named in Below Poverty Line list. Believe it!

Senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijaya Singh has been classified as a below poverty line (BPL) beneficiary in... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/bhopal-news/madhya-pradesh-digvijaya-singh-and-family-named-in-below-poverty-line-list-believe-it-1469252069.html
Gender empowerment, rural poverty

Dr.Banarsi Lal, Dr.Shahid Ahamad Women constitute around half of the world’s population but in fact they are the largest excluded category in... ...

http://news.statetimes.in/gender-empowerment-rural-poverty/

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