Fresh BPL survey
Orissa to expand its list of poor
Bread, values and politics
The forthcoming World Food Summit must ensure that the umbrella of food security also extends to encompass the Southern nations' poor
The poverty of Amartya Sen
Even the "sensitive" Sen has failed to understand -ecological poverty"
Tuberculosis is no longer a disease afflicting only the poor. Its thrives on deprived/distorted lifestyle and on the offshoots of the so-called …
Non-monetary indicator of poverty
Our policy makers should move away from the income criterion for estimating poverty and take cognisance of other indicators
Poor countries have remained poor, says World Bank
A new report confirms that Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia are home to some of the poorest populations
Vietnam targets poverty with tourism
An ILO project generates job opportunities for local people in remote villages
Poor India speaks
book>> Caterpillar and the Mahua Flower, Tremors in India's Mining Fields edited by Rakesh Kalshian Panos South Asia New Delhi 2007
In defence of capitalism
Diluting MGNREGA does not make market sense
Anti-Naxal operations a cover for exploiting tribal people
Reading between poverty lines
Is the latest poverty estimate a true indicator of rural poor in India?
Africa: We must go beyond singular responses in the fight against child poverty
Policies need to address in all the complexities of child poverty
Climate change to lower living standards of 50% Indians: World Bank
Most affected states will be Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh
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 …
No toilet, no food; is this how India will become ODF?
Kiran Bedi's order, suspending free rice distribution scheme for Puducherry's poorest families from end of May unless they produce a certificate …
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अचानक नागराजू बोल उठे, “यमराज जी मैं वापस जाने को तैयार हूं पर आप प्लीज मुझे गिनी-पिग बनाकर भेजें।” “गिनी-पिग! यानी वह जंतु जिस ...
Report on South Asian poverty argues for growth with justice
The SAAPE report points out that there is a growing marginalisation and destitution of people in the South Asian region
Why are vanilla growers in Madagascar struggling to survive?
Farmers in Madagascar, world's largest vanilla-exporting country, live in poverty and constant fear of losing their crop to theft
UN must help Africa meet Sustainable Development Goals, says Secretary-General
Guterres said that the best prevention of conflicts lies in sustainable and inclusive development
'Focus on data collection practices that capture income volatilities, little data'
Experts exchange ideas and research findings at a conference on development economics organised by the World Bank
From the blurbs
From the blurb
War on poverty
At the feet of poverty
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