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Dec 04, 2016
Narendra Modi plays Robin Hood in Moradabad but encourages theft by the poorModi would have better served the situation if he had said take out that money and clear your accounts of what is not yours and give it back to your bosses and tell the Seth and the Malik and the sahib to go fly a kite.
Nov 22, 2016
Nearly half of the world's population will be using internet by end of 2016 as poor countries lag behindBy the end of 2016, almost half of the world's population will be using the internet as mobile networks grow and prices fall, but their numbers will remain concentrated in the developed world, a United Nations agency said on Tuesday.
Jun 23, 2016
Is BJP ignoring the middle class? Yes, because Modi doesn’t want to be another VajpayeeModi had branded himself as the champion of a neo-liberal middle class. The latest revisions prove that he has no dogmatic belief in any ideology. He is rather a pragmatist who is solely focused on getting re-elected in 2019.
Jun 08, 2016
Drought in India: Women battle cruelties everyday and exit isn't an optionWomen gather all the pieces of everyday life and carry on with it somehow. Women experience drought in its quotidian cruelties where exit is not an option.
Jun 04, 2016
Drought in India: 13 ways to deny the poor food-grains at a time of scarcityMany visibly poor drought hit families are being denied their quota of subsidised food-grain. List of how the poor are deprived of their legal entitlement.
Oct 05, 2015
Global poverty rate to fall below 10% in 2015: World BankThe number of people living in extreme poverty around the world is likely to fall to below 10 percent of the global population in 2015.
May 29, 2015
Microfinance loans are growing at a scorching pace, but it's a warning signalThe industry numbers released by microfinance institutions network (Mfin), an industry body of micro lenders, for the fiscal year 2015 indicate a very sharp pick up in the number and quantum of loans.
Mar 13, 2015
Here's how Mumbai's street kids find hope, shelter and education"Living in Mumbai we are faced with poverty all around us. It's an inescapable part of our reality. We have always felt a sense of helplessness towards it. We feel like we want to contribute, we want to help and do something about it but we don't even know where to begin.
Jan 19, 2015
Wealth accumulated by richest 1% to exceed that of the other 99% in 2016: OxfamWealth accumulated by the richest 1% will exceed that of the other 99% in 2016, the Oxfam charity said on Monday, ahead of the annual meeting of the world's most powerful at Davos, Switzerland.
Jan 16, 2015
Pope tells Philippines to end corruption, hear cries of the poorPope Francis called on the Philippine government on Friday to tackle corruption and hear the cries of the poor suffering from "scandalous social inequalities" in Asia's most Catholic country.