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The BIGGEST reason why Indians migrate is...

Marriage is the most common purpose of migration, with 49 per cent migrating for marriage, followed by moving with households (15 per cent) and work/employment (10 per cent), discovers Devanik......

Cho... Anything but Tughlaq

'The man stood alone, fought alone.''Some of those battles appeared Quixotic at times.''Ultimately, it was he who won though it may have seemed as if a Sancho Panza was fighting a relentless battle......

Bihar flood toll reaches 156, twins born on boat

IMAGE: Villagers wade though the flooded area in Katihar district of Bihar on Sunday. Photographs: PTI Photo With three more deaths reported on Sunday the toll in Bihar rose to 156 as there was no......

Flooded yet 'dry': The great Bihar paradox

IMAGE: A man escapes a water-logged village in Bihar. Photograph: PTI Photo. Let Bihar be damned under its contradictions of having gone ‘dry’ and then having been submerged under a......

Apollo kidney racket is the tip of the iceberg

The kidney transplant racket revealed an ugly side of healthcare in India.Rashme Sehgal finds out how this racket is merely the one that didn't get away. IMAGE: The magnitude of the racket is......

Tamil Nadu, Kerala have most women entrepreneurs, and high female literacy

India was ranked 70th of 77 countries in the Female Entrepreneurship Index 2015 released by London-based Global Entrepreneurship Institute An artisan paints the idols of Gods and Goddesses at a......

What if the Nano project had stayed in Bengal?

The impact on revenues and jobs may have been limited but the existence of a large, functioning factory complex from a reputed corporate group would have sent a powerful signal that the state was......

Evaluating India's well-being

  The past decade has seen significant improvements in India’s health indicators, but it still lags other Asian countries, notes Shankar Acharya When it comes to economic news, the......

Will Arun Jaitley clear the EPF tax mess?

The completely avoidable mess that the finance ministry found itself in was rather surprising, says Debashis Basu. While presenting the Union Budget for 2016-17, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley......

How 11 Indian states score on standard of living

11 states were assessed for access to clean water, energy and sanitation and use of iodised salt. Image: Uttarakhand was the only state which showed significant improvement in all five parameters......

For some golfers Olympic thrill trumps Zika fears

'Would you rather win one of the majors or an Olympic medal?' 'The fact that we have an event every week, the Olympics will be another event' IMAGE: Lydia Ko from New Zeland hits her tee shot.......
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Congress promised job, now BJP manifesto promises job & a house

On the lines of the Congress party's poll manifesto promise of one job to every house, the BJP document too promises the same, along with house to... ...

http://indianexpress.com/elections/punjab-assembly-elections-2017/congress-promised-job-now-bjp-manifesto-promises-job-a-house-4486985/
Eight poor children to get cochlear implant surgery

Healthcare services continue to be out of reach in terms of both access and affordability and many poor people often choose to endure pain or... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/Eight-poor-children-to-get-cochlear-implant-surgery/article17079104.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
From Jellicut to jallikattu

With the Tamil Nadu Governor clearing an ordinance on jallikattu, the question is whether the sport will help preserve indigenous breeds of cattle.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/From-Jellicut-to-jallikattu/article17078490.ece
No place for women or children

While Mumbai's Shivaji Nagar has a notorious reputation of being one of the most underdeveloped part of the city, a report released by an NGO... ...

http://www.theweek.in/news/india/shivaji-nagar-no-place-for-women-children.html
Social barriers restrict sex workers from seeking reproductive care

I don't do any work that I can be proud of, says Seema*, a sex worker from the Indo-Bhutan border town of Jaigaon in West Bengal. Seema was married... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/health/report-social-barriers-restrict-sex-workers-from-seeking-reproductive-care-2294592

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