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Jul 29, 2013
Poverty numbers, Rs 12, blah blah: We don't really give a damnOur outrage over poverty numbers and Raj Babbar boo-boos is fuelled not by empathy but self-pity. The urban middle class couldn't care less about the poor.
Jun 14, 2013
Food security: For poor's sake, jholawalas must speak upThe subsidy to the rich accounts for more than 7 percent of the GDP while that for the poor, with the food security act, would account for 1.1 percent.
May 30, 2013
Aruna Roy slams govt, says it is focusing on growth at the cost of poor peopleRoy, who has attacked the Prime Minister for rejecting a proposal of NAC to raise minimum wages under MGNREGA, said pro-poor issues have been pushed to the back burner by the UPA-II government.
Mar 28, 2012
Financial assistance doubled for Kerala's diasporaThe Kerala government on Wednesday doubled the financial assistance extended to the weaker and poorer sections of the state's diaspora.
Sep 26, 2008
Micro Deposit Machines To Take Banking To The PoorFINO is working with various banks, micro-finance institutions, insurance firms and the government to extend banking services to the poor in both urban and rural areas.