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The worrying case of India's child brides and grooms

According to Census 2011, India had 5 mn child brides (women marrying under 18 years of age), against 380,000 in 2001 -- an increase of 4.56 mn in 10 years. Akshat Kaushal reports. The number of......

Sikh killings in US and the sense of white supremacy

The attack on Sikhs in a US gurdwara is not a mistaken attack. Sikhs are not mistaken for Muslims, but seen as part of the community ofoutsiders, says Vijay Prashad Yesterday morning the orgies of......

The mayhem after the assassination

Part I: That horror 21 years agoVengeanceIn the aftermath of Mrs Gandhi's assassination there was mayhem; Sikh homes were systematically singled out for brutal destruction. Sikhs were hounded,......

The Quiet Revolution

India's elite educational institutions have been producing first-rate scientists, engineers, and managers who helped India's information technology sector take off during the 1990s. Far less......

Census '01: 31% Muslims have economic role

A little less than a third of Muslims in India are engaged in economic activity, as against 40 per cent of the Hindu population, according to Census 2001 figures released by the government on......

Despite glitches, Maharashtra fares well economically

While Maharashtra's performance in recent years might appear uninspiring, given the slowing growth in its gross state domestic product, a large part of this can be attributed to the overall......

Build toilets in the mind first

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s exhortation to end open defecation has resulted in two large donations for the cause: Rs 100 crore (Rs 1 billion) each from the Bharti Foundation, the......

USIBC calls for US-India investment pact

Ron Somers, president of the US-India Business Council, has said that the top priority on his organisation's wish list for the Obama Administration is that "we are intent on seeing a bilateral......

All about making retail work in India

Nearly 15 years after Dr Manmohan Singh started removing the inspector raj that governed Indian industry, you can see how competitive it has become, of how Indian firms are buying global firms, and......
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Satyarthi

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS The law should be made more deterrent, he says When the Constitution of India was adopted in... ...

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Map the Meal Gap 2015 Documents Hunger in Every County and Congressional District in the Nation

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE:NLSN) Intraday Stock Chart Today : Tuesday 14 April 2015 CHICAGO , April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding... ...

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Tidal surges leave Sundarban residents without aid and destroyed homes

SAGAR ISLAND: The end for Shibshankar Pal's hopes of clinging to his home in India's Sundarban islands came the night of July 14, 2014, when... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/tidal-surges-leave-sundarban-residents-without-aid-and-destroyed-homes/articleshow/46836693.cms
Why are locals fleeing the Sundarbans?

With the climate change leading to stronger tidal storms and other impact, Sundarbans residents wish for cyclone, hoping that would bring... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-why-are-locals-fleeing-the-sundarbans-2075414
Old but not gold

Independent India was born an extraordinarily young country. The median age was just a little over 21, and nearly 60 per cent of the population was... ...

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