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Jul 17, 2017
Demonetisation: RBI skips 30 June asset liability numbers, to be announced laterThis is probably for the first time, RBI in its Weekly Statistical Supplement has not come out with the figures for week ended 30 June
Jul 03, 2017
NSSO kickstarts nationwide: 75th round of survey to include data on Swachh Bharat, educationThe 75th round of national sample survey will include data on communicable diseases, Swachh Bharat and education for specially-abled persons
Jun 13, 2017
Govt preparing to change GDP base year to FY18 by end-2018, says minister Sadananda GowdaLast month, the CSO has changed the base of IIP, which measures factory output, to 2011-12 from 2004-05. Besides, the base year of Wholesale Price Index (WPI) has also been changed to 2011-12 from 2004-05
Jun 01, 2017
Laws prohibiting child marriage have failed due to non-acceptance by society: SC judge AK SikriAK Sikri termed child marriage as a violation of human rights and said there was a need to ensure proper implementation of legislations to curb such socio-legal issues
May 24, 2017
China will shut down its only undersea coal mine in OctoberChina is shutting down its only undersea coal mine, as the government struggles to rein in rising production that threatens a planned shift to cleaner-burning fuels.
May 18, 2017
GDP numbers likely to be revised higher: NomuraThe Central Statistical Office (CSO) revised India's wholesale price index (WPI) and industrial production (IP) series last week, changing the base year to 2011-12 (from 2004-05).
May 10, 2017
Task force set up to get reliable, timely data on employmentSome data is collected and published by certain agencies including the Labour Bureau, but the coverage is very small as it covers only a few sectors and the methodology is not based on updated panel of survey respondents. The net result has been that both policy making and analysis are conducted in a data vacuum,
May 09, 2017
NCRB data shows 95% rape victims in India known to offenders; Madhya Pradesh tops the listThe interactive data dashboard breaks down the numbers by national average, state/Union territory and proximity of offenders to rape victims.
Mar 22, 2017
94 infrastructure projects facing delay, cost overrun, says governmentLaw and order, delay in land acquisition, geological conditions, delay in environment and forest clearances, rehabilitation and resettlement, local body permissions, utility shifting, contractual issues are among major reasons behind the delay and cost override, minister D V Sadananda Gowda said.
Mar 15, 2017
Maharashtra government claims sexual harassment has reduced: It's not really trueThe government of Maharashtra recently announced there has been a drop in the number of sexual harassment cases in the state. Yes, now there are only 12,000-odd cases of sexual harassment in the state.