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New inflation series with 2012 as base year to be released tomorrow

Feb 11, 2015

New inflation series with 2012 as base year to be released tomorrow

Government will tomorrow release a new series of Consumer Price Index (CPI) with 2012 as base year for computing retail inflation rate. #Inflation #Below Poverty Line #CPI #CSO #Above Poverty Line #Central Statistics Office #Antyodaya Anna Yojanna
Hyderabad: Woman sells off newborn boy for Rs 1.32 lakh

Feb 10, 2015

Hyderabad: Woman sells off newborn boy for Rs 1.32 lakh

A one-and-half months old baby boy, allegedly sold by his mother for Rs 1.32 lakh, was today recovered from Nacharam area here, police said. #ThatsJustWrong #Hyderabad #Poverty in India #Baby sold off in India
Eliminating poverty India's biggest challenge, says Modi

Feb 09, 2015

Eliminating poverty India's biggest challenge, says Modi

The prime minister emphasized that the central government wished to empower the states with finances, with technology and knowledge so that they are able to plan better and execute even better. #Narendra Modi #Poverty #Arvind Panagariya #Arun Jaitley #Niti Aayog
No polio, hunger-free Africa: Gates Foundation says lives of poor will improve in the next 15 yrs

Jan 22, 2015

No polio, hunger-free Africa: Gates Foundation says lives of poor will improve in the next 15 yrs

The $42 billion Gates Foundation says the lives of poor people around the world will improve more over the next 15 years "than at any time in history." #United Nations #Poverty #Africa #Bill Gates #World Health Organisation #polio #Gates Foundation

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Bill Gates is wrong, the rich-poor divide is only getting wider

Feb 03, 2014

Bill Gates is wrong, the rich-poor divide is only getting wider

The former Microsoft bosss faith in the system that gave him all the money he now spends to fight inequality is perhaps instinctive. But there is ample evidence now that inequality is inbuilt in the capitalist system. #Economy #ToTheContrary #Poverty #Bill Gates #poor
Why the UPAs cash transfer scheme will boost poverty

Nov 26, 2012

Why the UPAs cash transfer scheme will boost poverty

The government in election mode is hurrying what it believes are popular reforms. But by offering to transfer cash to 10 crore families while withdrawing subsidies that support double that population, the UPA may end up scoring a self-goal. #HowThisWorks #UPA #Poverty #Aadhaar #Cash transfers