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Nov 08, 2017
Demonetisation anniversary: Reeling handicraft, artefact sectors struggling to recover, GST adds to woesThe story is the same of toy makers and those who make decorative items from papier mache and wood, paintings including Madhubani paintings.
Nov 07, 2017
What is worse than breathing Delhi air? Rural India chokes on solid fuel fumes every dayWhile these levels of poor air quality is terrible, particularly for children, the elderly and infirm, it's very common in rural India. So, before this debate fades away from public memory as Delhi starts "breathing again", we think it should also act as a reminder that millions of Indians face air quality much worse than this in their own homes everyday.
Oct 16, 2017
Difficult for rural children to speak up about sexual abuse: Ram Nath KovindRam Nath Kovind on Monday said it is difficult for children who grow up in a rural environment to get redressal for acts of sexual abuse.
Oct 12, 2017
Narendra Modi says villages are poisoned with venom of casteism, calls for development of rural IndiaNarendra Modi on Wednesday deplored "destruction" of villages due to "venom of casteism" and said efforts should be made to help them rise above it
Sep 26, 2017
Narendra Modi launches Saubhagya free electricity scheme for 24x7 power in all rural householdsPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched the Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana 'Saubhagya' electricity scheme to provide 24x7 power to all families in India.
Aug 31, 2017
Marathwada Diary: Farmers risk a dicey second sowing as rainfall failure stunts growth of Kharif cropsFarmers in Marathwada gamble on a second sowing in a desperate need to raise some cash ahead of Rabi season as they expect poor yield due to rainfall failure during first round of Kharif sowing
Jul 02, 2017
P Sainath continues to illuminate stories from the India the mainstream press forgot'Between cynical pessimism and blind optimism, there exists a wide stretch called hope. I live there,' says veteran journalist P Sainath
Jun 17, 2017
Marathwada Diary: Unregulated borewell economy in Osmanabad exploits farmers' desperationDue to the daily struggle for water, the villagers in Marathwada, Maharashtra have become hugely preoccupied with borewells.
Apr 16, 2017
DC solar products are lighting up rural India: What's driving the increased demand?The Indian market is ripe for products like lighting solutions and solar pumps. Rural India is looking beyond kerosene, wood and organic waste, and slowly realising that renewable alternatives like solar power are much safer and more cost effective
Mar 27, 2017
We must make people aware about digital transactions for India to go cashlessFinancial literacy and awareness about digital transactions is paramount in rural India to make the cashless economy a reality, executives of mobile wallet-provider services said here at a panel discussion.