articles by Bhakti Tambe


UP healthcare crisis Part 3: Per-capita health expenditure of India's most populous state is half the national average

UP's population growth rate is higher than the country's but its healthcare infrastructure has failed to cope up with the growing population.


Maharashtra farmers' loan waiver: Marathwada is yet to recover from the effects of irregular rainfall

Even as farmers' strike in Maharashtra succeeded in forcing the hand of government into announcing a debt relief, the rain gods have given them no respite.


Loan waiver to Maharashtra farmers will help only a little, entire system needs overhaul

Beed: While the Maharashtra government claims its Rs 34,000-crore farm loan waiver will rid 90 percent of the state's farmers of their debt, the situation on the ground indicates otherwise.