Sethusamundram project is unviable
Simply put: No package for them
How India remains poor: Nine billionaires own as much as half the people
India protests against rising Inequality
10 सवाल: दर्द की दवा बनेगी यूनिवर्सल बेसिक इनकम!
यूबीआई समर्थकों का एक बड़ा वर्ग मानता है कि भुखमरी और गरीबी कम करने में यह योजना मददगार साबित होगी
India's data blockade: Certainly uncertain terrain
No recent NSSO survey release passed without controversy
दिल्ली में बढ़ी न्यूनतम मजदूरी, दूसरे राज्यों से तीन गुणा अधिक होने का दावा
दिल्ली के मुख्यमंत्री का कहना है कि न्यूनतम मजदूरी बढ़ा कर मंदी से निपटने का प्रयास किया गया है, इससे मजदूरों की क्रय शक्ति ...
RCEP deal to make investors stronger, people weaker, says trade group
The deal will affect access to medicines and seeds by raising the standards of intellectual property rights, claims Forum of Trade Justice
Mozambique case study shows that poverty is about much more than income
Representing poverty as a well-defined objective condition focuses attention on symptoms and risks diverting attention away from underlying …
Underfunding, misleading claims: The story of MGNREGA in New India
Govt has made tall claims on NREGA implementation; but it is neither keen on providing dignified wages nor allocating adequate funds for the scheme
Kill ‘dwarves’, recommends ‘creatively destructive’ Economic Survey
India’s small firms are holding back growth and job creation; government plans for something else to tide over job crisis
केंद्रीय बजट : 1947 से अब तक
पहले बजट में बंटवारे और उसके परिणामस्वरूप उपजी अस्थिरता बजट के प्रावधानों को निर्धारित करने वाले प्रमुख तत्व रहे
Did economic liberalisation push govt and civil society in to battlefield?
The opening up of India’s economy increased the number of NGOs exponentially, but then…
‘Totalitarian movements are self-destructive’
The reason socialist awareness is not possible in the 21st century is that the middle class in India in the 60s was primarily dominated by the …
Fish stocks in Asia-Pacific to be over by 2048
Economic growth is leading to the decline of biodiversity, says a report released in Colombia
Banking Ordinance a bold step but silent on considering environmental and social risk management to reduce NPA: CSE
The CSE calls for mandating environmental and social risk management for internal credit risk appraisal process
Tough choices have to be made for Africa to sustainably urbanise
With Africa approaching 50 per cent urbanisation, governments have to make hard choices for scale and type of investments they need to make
Budget 2017-18: will the government soothe frayed tempers post demonetisation?
As India looks forward to the latest budget, we bring to you the expectations from it and the step-by-step process of how it is formulated
India’s gender gap in health, economic participation one of the worst in the world
India is among the lowest-ranked countries that have performed dismally when it comes to reducing gender gap in health
Africa’s economic progress requires investment in people: ECA
According to the ECA, Africa’s growth story is underpinned by increased investment in infrastructure, rapid urbanisation and rising …
Debate: Has economic liberalisation threatened India’s environment and natural resources?
The inaugural issue of Down To Earth (May 31, 1992) coincided with India opening up its economy. We carried a debate on how economic …
Time for degrowth: to save the planet, we must shrink the economy
Increased development is always unsustainable, so let's stop kidding ourselves
From the blurbs
When technology waves its magic wand
EXPLODING FREEDOM Sam Pitroda Publisher: Allied Publishers Ltd, India Price: Rs 200
Examining poor showing of Indian industry
INDIAN INDUSTRIALISATION: STRUCTURE AND POLICY ISSUES Editors: Arun Ghosh, K K Subrahmanian, Mridul Eapen, Haseeb A Drabu Publisher: Oxford …
'Values of our society lead to disaster'
In 1972, Dennis Meadows had co-authored the well-known report, Limits to Growth, along with Donella Meadows and Jorgen Randers. Recently, the …