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Oct 01, 2018
Ahead of Rajasthan polls, group of protesters say 'will choose NOTA' if govt doesn't agree to universal-standard pensionSwarlal from Bhilwara in Rajasthan has been sitting under a tree at Parliament Street, listening attentively to speakers demanding that the government disburse universal pension of Rs 3,000 for the elderly, single women and specially-abled people.
Sep 16, 2018
For NDA's move to raise MSPs of monsoon crops to matter, agriculture needs structural changes, says economic analystMadhura Swaminathan talked about the challenges facing Indian agriculture, including low MSPs and farm income and disagreement with Aadhaar-enabled food security in the PDS.
Aug 21, 2018
Kerala, after the flood: People at risk of PTSD, survivor syndrome may need help; state must brace for what TN faced after tsunamiConsidering the magnitude of the housing crisis Kerala has to confront, it’s likely that what both the state and the Centre are doing will fall short of requirements, unless private and corporate donors add to this effort.
Jul 27, 2018
Delhi starvation deaths: P Chidambaram accuses Centre of 'cruelly neglecting' MGNREGA, Food Security ActP Chidambaram spoke about the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) is a social security employment generation legislation which guarantees employment to the poor.
Jul 13, 2018
Chief ministers' panel and NITI Aayog deliberates on using MGNREGA funds for rehabilitation of agricultural landChief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath suggested the use of MGNREGA funds in supplementing labour costs in agriculture
Jul 12, 2018
India's transition to green economy could create three million new jobs by 2030, says ILO reportIf 40 percent of India' s electricity comes from renewables by 2030 (from 7.5 percent in February 2018), the country could add about three million new jobs.
Jun 11, 2018
P Chidambaram blames BJP's 'administrative incompetence' and 'policy blunders' for failure of economy and farm distressFormer finance minister P Chidambaram on Monday said the BJP government's "administrative incompetence" and "policy blunders" were responsible for the rising farm distress, unemployment and failure of economy.
Jun 07, 2018
Tripura Dy CM Jishnu Debbarma slams CPM leader for 'migration' remark, calls allegations baselessThere was no food scarcity, no one from Tripura crossed over to Bangladesh, Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Debbarma said, refuting claims of CPI(M) MP
Jun 04, 2018
GDP growth shows headwinds of note ban, GST are becoming tailwinds; but trade wars and oil prices could spoil partyWhile there is no data to back it, part of this quarter’s GDP growth is due to the formalisation of the economy, brought about by the demonetisation-GST duo.
Apr 26, 2018
Peedhiyon ka Palayan: In Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand survival continues to drive hordes to migrationThe greatest player in the migration story has been the same over generations, and “peedhiyon ka palayan” is linked with the basic need to earn, eat, feed, fend for your loved ones – in short, survival.