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Apr 22, 2017
Assam takes to text messages to save lives even as state records highest maternal deathsOn a sunny, winter afternoon here on India’s eastern edge, in a land where mothers die in the highest proportion nationwide, a few men, children, and about 40 women–either pregnant or cradling infants–listened to a robust, articulate woman talk in the local Sadri dialect about a text message that could save their lives.
Apr 11, 2017
Rajya Sabha attendance: Rekha worst in attendance, participated in no debates among nominated MPsFormer India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and yesteryear actress Rekha are the worst performers in attendance in the Rajya Sabha (upper house of Parliament) among the 12 nominated members, according to an analysis by Factly.in, a data journalism portal.
Mar 06, 2017
Ease of doing business: It is indeed better in India but country still among worst performersIndia is slower than even its poorer Asian neighbours at resolving insolvencies that are common in market economies.
Feb 21, 2017
BMC Election 2017: Shiv Sena tops attendance rate; NCP corporators asked most questions on averageWe also found that most of the top five corporators, by attendance and questions asked, are from the city’s prosperous western suburbs, and education levels and participation tend to be positively correlated with performance.
Jan 23, 2017
Demonetisation impact: Over 125 mn totter from farm to loom, textile to employersThe textile industry, of which decentralised power looms and knitting are the largest components, contributes to 2 percent of India’s gross domestic product.
Jan 04, 2017
Bihar short of 2,80,000 teachers and spends lowest per elementary school studentAs a result, Bihar spends a lower proportion of its elementary education budget on teacher salaries, training and inputs than Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan, according to this 2014 study, How Much Does India Spend Per Student on Elementary Education, by Accountability Initiative.
Nov 30, 2016
Indians are protesting more and students in literate states are leading the chargeStates with higher literacy levels report more protests, and nearly half of these protests were led by political parties.
Nov 29, 2016
Indian women less likely to get medical attention, even in last moments of lifeFor every 1,000 men whose death is certified by medical professionals, the corresponding figure for women is 600.
Nov 26, 2016
Note ban: Agriculture market in Maharashtra crumbles after demonetisationArray
Nov 24, 2016
Demonetisation: In 2015-16, only 16 of every 250 fake notes detected in IndiaPrime Minister Narendra Modi cited terrorism financed by fake Indian currency as a major reason for invalidating the Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes that made up 86 percent of money in circulation.