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Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019
Roshan Kishore

Roshan Kishore


Roshan Kishore is a journalist with Hindustan Times in New Delhi. He focuses on political economy issues with a data-driven approach.

articles by Roshan Kishore (220 results)
Jun 18, 2019 23:58
AES is not the only factor which has been leading to untimely and preventable deaths in the state. More than hundred people have died of heat-stroke in southern parts of the state. read more
Jun 17, 2019 08:12
The challenge facing the Congress is similar to that of a promoter who wants to revive a family-run business by getting back capable managers who parted ways because of differences with the owner. read more
Jun 16, 2019 07:57
Statistics suggest that while there has been an increase in the cases of sexual assault on children, the conviction rate has remained low and the number of people who were out on bail while being tried under Pocso increased. read more
Jun 14, 2019 06:57
A comparison of passenger car sales growth and net perception on non-essential spending shows that the two move together more closely and have achieved their maximum and minimum values in almost the same periods. read more
Jun 09, 2019 09:35
Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR), which measures the share of population which is either working or looking for work, was 54.9% for men and 18.2% for women in rural areas. These figures were 55.6% and 25.3%, respectively in the 2011-12 EUS read more
Jun 07, 2019 07:24
The RBI announced the launch of the May 2019 CCS on 25 April, 2019. The CCS is normally conducted a week after the RBI announces the survey, a senior economist with a leading private bank in India told HT, requesting not to be identified. read more
Jun 05, 2019 18:00
Economy has become a major cause of concern for the new government with GDP dropping to 5.8 per cent in the last quarter of the 2018-19, according to NSSO figures. Overall GDP for last financial year has been estimated at 6.8 per cent against a target... read more
Jun 02, 2019 09:32
If there is one thing that distinguishes the agricultural performance of the first Narendra Modi government, it is the collapse of nominal growth of the gross value added (GVA) component of agriculture. read more
May 27, 2019 07:15
BJP maximised its gains, minimised losses in the Lok Sabha elections by transforming three crucial Ms in Indian polity: Mandal, mandir and markets. read more
May 26, 2019 04:29
The increase in vote share of the candidates\/parties who became liberal mascots in these four seats is inversely related with the share of urban population in these seats, suggests an HT analysis. read more
May 25, 2019 07:26
The Left parties have recorded their worst ever parliamentary performance, with just five Lok Sabha seats, in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. read more
May 24, 2019 08:39
The increase in headline vote share numbers does not mean that the AITC has increased its vote share across the state. read more
May 24, 2019 00:46
With the benefit of hindsight, it can now be safely said that these spikes in BJP’s vote shares capture the contribution of the Narendra Modi wave to the party’s historic victory. read more
May 23, 2019 22:41
The BJP won 71 seats in Uttar Pradesh in 2014. In 2019, it won 13 and was leading on 49 seats at the time of filing this report. read more
May 23, 2019 11:49
Lok Sabha election results: If the current trends hold , the 2019 verdict will have a close resemblance to the results of the 1977 and 1980 elections in terms of the dominance of one political party in India. read more