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Apr 18, 2017
In Bengal, Left parties' secular ideology, posturing has done nothing for development of Muslims34 years of stable governance by the Communist parties should have led to decreasing disparity between Hindus and Muslims in West Bengal. However, this did not happen
Apr 01, 2017
People can be arrested for 'looking poor' in most parts of IndiaThe act of begging is a crime in 20 states and two union territories of India, reflecting society’s embarrassment at manifest poverty.
Mar 28, 2017
Will Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik pay a political price? Hiding farmers' suicides may catapult BJP ahead of BJDThe four cases of farmer suicides in Odisha that surfaced within a month have put the Naveen Patnaik government in the dock, once again, with the issue doubling the heat in the floor of the state Assembly in session.
Mar 27, 2017
Mental Healthcare Bill 2016: Parliament gives its approvalThe Mental Healthcare Bill 2016, which makes provision to protect, promote and fulfill the rights of persons during delivery of mental healthcare and services, secured parliamentary approval on Monday.
Mar 22, 2017
UP's job woes: CM Yogi Adityanath's slaughterhouse ban could see painful days aheadBy destroying jobs, and eroding wealth generating industries, without an alternative solution, UP could see very painful days ahead
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Can the Gorakhnath priest keep Modi’s development promise?There are fears that BJP is losing the promised reform-focus by choosing a Hinduvta mascot, who is mainly known for his inflammatory cast-communal comments and has no major track record of administrative skills in implementing development-oriented policies
Mar 08, 2017
Aadhaar now a must for poor women to get free LPG connectionThe government had last year launched the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to provide 5 crore poor women with free LPG connections in three years with a view to providing clean cooking fuel.
Mar 04, 2017
Odisha economic survey: 7.94% GDSP growth; but is it a win for Naveen Patnaik govt?The Odisha economic survey report presented a 7.94 percent gross state domestic product (GDSP) growth, against a national average of 7.1 percent.
Feb 28, 2017
India should cut corporate tax, go for inheritance levy: OECDOECD said comprehensive tax reforms, especially the goods and services tax, "would lift all boats" and raise revenue helping the government effectively deal with high poverty rate.
Feb 22, 2017
UP phase four polls: In parched Bundelkhand, seven of 19 seats saw close race in 2012All the 19 seats of the Bundelkhand region, which is arguably the most underdeveloped part of Uttar Pradesh, go to polls on Thursday