By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2020 08:23 PM IST
China and Vietnam also appear to be more unequal than post-communist eastern Europe but somewhat less unequal than post-communist Russia, as per the report
By Associated Press | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2020 04:45 AM IST
Biden said the Republican president is exacerbating social discord across the country, including by sending federal authorities into major cities under the pretense of addressing crime, and has little interest in addressing the racism .
New York, United States | By Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2020 09:40 PM IST
Delivering the annual lecture for the Nelson Mandela Foundation via internet, Guterres pushed for a so-called New Global Deal to ensure power, wealth and opportunity are shared more broadly and fairly at the international level.
By Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2020 07:46 AM IST
Covid-19 has wrought so much fresh destruction but it also has the potential to exacerbate pre-existing inequalities in Indian society
By Parul Bhandari
UPDATED ON FEB 10, 2020 08:11 PM IST
Through smell and sight, it depicts the intimacies that bind and the resentments that divide the haves and have-nots
By Revati Sharma Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2019 01:27 PM IST
I always gave to charity, a percentage of what I made from every painting sold, and started donating my work to raise money at art auctions for different causes. But I always felt it was never enough
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Zia Haq, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2019 05:59 AM IST
The world knows this gap between the rich and the poor as the ‘10 percent’ problem, sometimes even as the ‘1 percent’ problem.
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2019 06:39 PM IST
What if companies just had a simple underlying mission, which was making people’s lives better around the world? Business leader Shawn Vij talks about the same in his new book.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 02, 2019 09:01 PM IST
Published by Aakar Books, ‘Visions of Education in India’ is divided into five parts and has contributions from 15 domain experts, leading academics, including the editors themselves.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2019 09:58 AM IST
Half-baked countercyclical policies such as the promise of an urban employment guarantee are an apology for the larger failure to address the unequal distribution of fruits of economic growth.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Arpan Jennifer Vimal
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 11:03 AM IST
Pragati Paathshala is working to nurture the lives of more than 120 slum children through moral, social, ethical and formal education in Gomti Nagar extension Lucknow.
Hindustan Times | By KumKum Dasgupta
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2018 03:53 PM IST
Social spending is almost always progressive because it helps reduce existing levels of inequality. Despite this, in many countries, social spending could be far more progressive and pro-poor.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2018 10:58 AM IST
Not dogma but evidence should guide our fight against inequality
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2018 12:50 PM IST
While average figures for the broad caste groups confirm to the received wisdom, with upper castes being most well off and STs being the worst off, intra-caste or jati based trends do not always conform to this broad hierarchy.
The turmoil in the US and Europe — including tech change and inequality — are crossing into the developing world
By Ian Bremmer
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2018 07:33 AM IST
Where do all those energetic, ambitious young people go? The youth bulge we see in many developing countries can move from economic advantage to political threat as their path out of poverty is blocked. If they never join the active workforce, they will never have access to the education and training needed to earn 21st century jobs, and they know their children will fare no better