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Labour Day: 10 worrying signs from the world at its youngest

A few points on the state of works in the world

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Many more may fall into poverty trap and several may not escape it

Here’s how poverty, political myopia and ecological degradation are inter-related

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माओवादियों से इतर बस्तर

हिंसा के भय को भूल भी जाएं तो दंडकारण्य में शिक्षा और स्…

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Drought but why: How poverty is aggravated

Study shows during drought years in Rajasthan, the vulnerability of rural households to poverty increases

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Making the rich pay more to care for the poor is common sense

The growing gap between the rich and the poor is a result of how governments form policy

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Who is economically secular?

The rich have the chance to get richer in an economic crisis while the poor face the prospect of sinking deeper in poverty

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World Bank: Kim and beyond

Here’s a lowdown on what good and bad came out of Kim’s reign as the bank’s president and what seems to be the future of the …

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Climate change to lower living standards of 50% Indians: World Bank

Most affected states will be Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh

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What did the last IPCC report say

Before IPCC releases the special report on global warming, take a look at how the panel has warned us before

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Can India reduce food wastage with community refrigerators?

Community refrigerators have helped reduce food wastage in the UAE, Germany and France. India too can popularise and scale up the initiative

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World's poor mostly reside in ecologically fragile areas

Looking at how poverty has reduced and where, it is clear that economic growth alone will not lead to poverty eradication. Global efforts must …

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Unequal India:101 billionaires thrive; 364 million poor struggle to survive

About 27.5 per cent of India’s population is multidimensionally poor and 8.6 per cent of the country’s people live in extreme …

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