Friday, August 26, 2016 |Latest E-book
You are here:
Poverty
#

Poverty

Articles

Maternal deaths in India are caused mainly by poverty and economic disparity, not malnutrition

Aug 18, 2016

Maternal deaths in India are caused mainly by poverty and economic disparity, not malnutrition

Anaemia and malnutrition are responsible for maternal deaths in India but they are not the leading causes; poverty and economic disparity are. #US #Poverty #Health #pregnancy #Malnutrition #NRHM #anaemia #BodyAndSoul #Healthcase
69 years of Independence: How India has evolved over time

Aug 15, 2016

69 years of Independence: How India has evolved over time

In terms of global political power, India has become strategic for both the USA as well as the developing countries #UPA #Poverty #BRICs #Freedom of Speech #parliament #G20 #G7 #Independence Day #NDA #MGNREGA #Constitution #Colonialism #economic speher
African island country Sao Tome and Principe eyes tourism to boost economy

Aug 01, 2016

African island country Sao Tome and Principe eyes tourism to boost economy

Sao Tome and Principe were once the world's leading producer of cocoa. Today the island nation is promoting itself as a tourist destination #Poverty #Tourism #Africa #Atlantic Ocean #island #tourism destination #Shareworthy #Sao Tome #Principe
Watch: Low-income populations are no longer immune to obesity

Jul 29, 2016

Watch: Low-income populations are no longer immune to obesity

It appears clear to us that the problems of overweight and obesity are no longer limited to the urban rich in India, one of the three major contributors, along with the US and China to the world's heaviness epidemic. #India #obesity #Population #Poverty #children #Childhood obesity
Watch: Kidnapping for cash thrives in eastern Congo

Jul 21, 2016

Watch: Kidnapping for cash thrives in eastern Congo

Kidnapping for cash is a flourishing activity in North Kivu, a province of Congo where victims cannot count on the state to halt the racket #Red Cross #Poverty #South Africa #Money #Cash #Congo #kidnapping #Shareworthy
Human Rights Watch slams child labour in Afghanistan, calls on govt to enforce laws

Jul 14, 2016

Human Rights Watch slams child labour in Afghanistan, calls on govt to enforce laws

"Extreme poverty" often drives child labour in Afghanistan, one of the poorest countries in the world. #Afghanistan #Poverty #HumanRights #Child Labour #Human Rights Watch
Decoding Burhan Wani and Kashmir unrest: Is 'Indian oppression' to blame?

Jul 11, 2016

Decoding Burhan Wani and Kashmir unrest: Is 'Indian oppression' to blame?

This sexing up of Burhan is running simultaneous to the victimhood narrative which is being used as a blanket term to explain the protests and attacks against Indian government and its security apparatus. #Terrorism #Al-Qaeda #Pakistan #Poverty #Indian Army #J&K Police #islamic-state #Kashmir unrest #proxy war #Burhan Wani #Hizbul Mujaheedin #counter-terrorism operation
Drought-hit Marathwada migrants triple their incomes in Mumbai; rise above poverty: Report

Jun 13, 2016

Drought-hit Marathwada migrants triple their incomes in Mumbai; rise above poverty: Report

Despite the rough conditions, migrants from Marathwada earn enough money in Mumbai’s construction industry to climb above the poverty line. #India #NewsTracker #Poverty #Mumbai #Maharashtra #Below Poverty Line #MGNREGA #migration #Marathwada #Latur #Nanded #construction workers #Marathwada drought
GDP at 7.9%: Why lack of jobs, low investments take the sheen away

Jun 01, 2016

GDP at 7.9%: Why lack of jobs, low investments take the sheen away

The government has set the stage for a high-growth phase by addressing the issue of inclusive growth; but there is no reason to celebrate the China-like growth just yet #Poverty #Gross Fixed Capital Formation #7.9% GDP growth #7.6% GDP growth #private investments