Articles by IndiaSpend
Dec 14, 2017
Gujarat: What Surat can teach other Indian cities about public health managementSurat Municipal Corporation a pioneer in public health management in the country.
Dec 13, 2017
India can answer its environmental woes by involving local communities under Biological Diversity ActOne example of citizen participation comes from the Mendha Lekha village in Maharashtra, which recorded and tracked its biological wealth in 2004.
Dec 12, 2017
Crimes against women up 83%, but conviction rate hits 10-year low; Delhi reports highest crime rate in IndiaAs many as 39 crimes against women were reported every hour in India, up from 21 in 2007, according to Crime in India 2016 report by the NCRB.
Dec 09, 2017
Gujarat election: Despite good medical infrastructure, Dang district remains unhealthy; lack of jobs a major problemArray
Dec 08, 2017
Cow-related hate crimes: 2017 was deadliest year for such violence since 2010; 86% of those killed were Muslims11 deaths have been reported in 2017, the highest toll from cow-related hate crimes since 2010.
Dec 06, 2017
12 years of Shivraj Singh Chauhan: Large income growth, but infant mortality highest in Madhya PradeshAs Shivraj Singh Chauhan completed 12 years as CM of Madhya Pradesh on 28 November, 2017, an IndiaSpend analysis of health, income and education data from these 12 years shows that the country’s sixth most populous state–with 72.6 million people–has made progress, but it is still one of the worst performing Indian states.
Dec 05, 2017
India's position on World Bank's global governance indicators remained almost unchanged in 10 years till 2016Except corruption, India’s position on the World Bank’s global governance indicators either worsened or remained unchanged in 10 years to 2016.
Dec 03, 2017
India is 'losing its night' over three times faster than global average through light pollution, says researcher Christopher KybaLight pollution is gradually encroaching upon more of the Earth’s surface with the annual growth of such newly lit areas pegged at 2.2 percent, according to a new study published in the journal Science Advances.
Dec 02, 2017
Gujarat polls: Vote trends show little anti-incumbency sentiment against BJP till 2014As Gujarat goes to polls in December, an IndiaSpend analysis of election data shows that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) still appears strong in Gujarat.
Nov 29, 2017
India's growing affluence doesn't promise its women more rights, safety; ranks 131 of 153 in global indexA nation's economic well-being does not necessarily ensure gender parity or women safety, a new index concluded. India is an example of this disparity.