Latest from poverty
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.
Updated on Jun 14, 2018 03:42 PM IST
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
Updated on Jun 03, 2018 04:46 PM IST
Associated Press, Kabul |Associated Press
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 the court.
Updated on May 31, 2018 02:51 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Aneesha Bedi, Chandigarh
The government is reorienting planning process to make it outcome based, for which officials’ accountability will also be fixed.
Updated on May 17, 2018 10:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | Deep Joshi