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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
Feb 12, 2017
Providing safe drinking water to every person in rural India will be a huge challenge for the govtThe government of India has committed to providing every person living in rural India safe and adequate drinking water.
Jan 09, 2017
India reduces infant deaths but hasn’t yet met 2012 targetsFirst, the good news: 37 babies died for every 1,000 that were born in 2015, two better than the government’s projections of an infant mortality rate (IMR) of 39 for that year, according to new data released last week. That’s a drop of 53 percent over 25 years.
Jan 03, 2017
#NotePeCharcha: The residents of Latifwadi continues to suffer, even after Modi's 50 day deadlineModi's 50 day deadline promised to eradicate the inconveniences that demonetisation caused across India. But rural India has a different story to tell. The residents of the tribal village Latifwadi continue to feel the insidious harm of the note ban
Dec 15, 2016
NotePeCharcha Episode 3: Dhobipada’s adivasis bear brunt of demonetisationArray
Dec 02, 2016
#NotePeCharcha Episode 2: Queues get longer at banks; distressed villagers greet our reporters at KasaraWhile the effects of demonetisation on urban India are visibly apparent to those with access to mainstream English media, its impact on rural lives is so far vague. We travelled into the interiors of Maharashtra to examine the depth of the impact.
Nov 29, 2016
Demonetisation: People of a village in Madhya Pradesh haven't even seen the new notesThe demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes has led to a vast shortage of cash in the Indian economy. And the most affected are the rural areas.
Nov 23, 2016
#NotePeCharcha Episode 1: A train to Kasara that narrates the demonetisation story in rural IndiaArray
Nov 23, 2016
Demonetisation: Despite misery in rural Maharashtra, there is support for PM ModiPeople's lives are affected due to demonetisation in Maharashtra but their support for Narendra Modi has not gone down much.
Aug 01, 2016
Over 36% of rural scheduled tribes don't have drinking water source at homeOver 36 percent of the total 2.01 crore Scheduled Tribes (ST) households in rural India do not have drinking water source in their house, the government told the Rajya Sabha.