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Jul 06, 2017
The myth of the 'urban poor': Gayatri Jayaraman continues specious argument in a new bookGayatri Jayaraman's 'Who Me, Poor?' is a continuation of the ideas she expressed in her BuzzfeedIndia essay about the 'urban poor'
Mar 07, 2017
Job creation vital for India to escape middle-income trapregardless of the validity of GDP figures, jobs are being created in the economy. The government's efforts to generate employment opportunities in rural areas seem to have been paying dividends.
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017: Taxing farm income remains a political hot potato, middle class bears the bruntAs for the middle class, the bulwark of India’s economic growth, there is little to cheer in the tax proposals which Jaitley outlined his Budget proposals for 2017-18
Feb 01, 2017
Union Budget 2017: Focus on 'welfare schemes' sends right message, it's now up to BJP to convince votersThe Narendra Modi-led BJP government has succeeded in giving a political message through the Union Budget 2017 — it is pro-poor and is inclined to give special thrust to the welfare of the underprivileged and marginalised sections of the society.
Dec 16, 2016
Donald Trump billionaire cabinet wealthiest in US history, 'white', 'rich' get a pie, diversity bids byeAs Donald Trump fills out his Cabinet, it's looking less like America's population and more like the world Trump has always orbited: wealthy, white, male-dominated and business-minded.
Nov 10, 2016
Donald Trump's supporters: Identifying the people behind the huge political upset in USThe myth that only uneducated white men would vote for Donald Trump exploded in a sensational win for the maverick billionaire.
Sep 11, 2016
Ignoring the real issues: Why the media has stopped reporting on dowry deathsThe media, particularly the national media and especially the English media, do not report stories on dowry deaths any longer.
Aug 28, 2016
India won't benefit from demographic dividend: Mass unemployment, unrest looms aheadIn four years, India will have the world's largest population of working people, about 87 crore in all. When nations reach a high ratio of such people, they are expected to earn something called a demographic dividend.
Jul 17, 2016
Jammu and Kashmir, Adivasi belt and North East; why the middle class ignores India's conflict areasThe Indian middle class has ignored the three conflicts areas - Jammu and Kashmir, the Adivasi belt of central India and the tribal belt of North East.
Jun 23, 2016
Is BJP ignoring the middle class? Yes, because Modi doesn’t want to be another VajpayeeModi had branded himself as the champion of a neo-liberal middle class. The latest revisions prove that he has no dogmatic belief in any ideology. He is rather a pragmatist who is solely focused on getting re-elected in 2019.