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Friday, Oct 18, 2019
news about Poverty
Oct 14, 2019 15:30
Fifty-eight-year-old Banerjee was born in 1961. He studied in Calcutta University and Jawaharlal Nehru University and then did a PhD from Harvard in 1988. read more
Jul 12, 2019 13:31
The 2019 global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) from the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) was released Thursday. read more
Apr 13, 2019 11:31
India is expected to post real economic growth of 7.2 percent in the 2019-2020 fiscal year, and is seeing below-target inflation even as rising oil prices add an upside risk, the governor said. Still, he added that the inflationary impact from spikes... read more
Mar 27, 2019 11:31
“Nyay promises to give Rs 6,000 to all those families whose monthly income is less than Rs 6,000. The money would be transferred to the bank account of the woman in the family.” read more
Mar 26, 2019 13:44
Congress president Rahul Gandhi said his promise of minimum income guarantee scheme is his party’s surgical strike on poverty. read more
Mar 25, 2019 14:15
Rahul Gandhi said that if his party came to power at the Centre, it would ensure that India’s 20 per cent poorest families would make at least Rs 12,000 every month. read more
Feb 11, 2019 19:22
A more responsive public support system for education, nutrition, health and agriculture can be transformative read more
Dec 19, 2018 19:48
In an apparent attack on the opposition, finance minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said sound policy, not slogans will help in alleviating poverty and fulfilling aspirations of people. He said slogans have transient life and people soon realise that... read more
Oct 17, 2018 11:02
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. read more
Sep 21, 2018 09:31
India has made momentous progress in reducing multidimensional poverty with its incidence almost halving between 2005-6 and 2015-16, climbing down to 27.5 per cent from 54.7 per cent. read more
Sep 19, 2018 07:32
One billion people worldwide have come out of poverty since 2000, but rapid population growth in the world’s poorest countries threatens to slow or even reverse the decline, according to The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Goalkeepers: The Stories... read more
Jul 01, 2018 12:57
While poverty-stricken 60-year-old Acheylal Aharwar tills his land, his two daughters Ravina, 13 and Shivani, 10, are forced to pull the plough every morning in Badagaon village of UP’s Jhansi district. read more
Jun 14, 2018 15:41
Bissar of Haryana village become a curiosity show of sorts after she was featured in a Hindi media. Headlines didn’t end her family’s hardscrabble life. read more
Jun 03, 2018 16:45
Afghan girls remain more likely to miss out on a formal education, making up 60 percent of the 3.7 million children aged between seven and 17 not at school read more
May 31, 2018 14:50
Victim’s father was a daily wager and her mother was a house help at brothel owner Sabeena’s home, the then 15-year-old victim fell in the trap of prostitution racket which was being run in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, CBI prosecutor KP Singh told... read more