- Invest in the youngest child Mr Finance Minister!
Feb 18, 2015
Dr Arun Gupta, Regional Coordinator, International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) Asia Pacific, said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s idea of setting up 100 smart cities will only succeed if the government invests in children.
[Education] [Indian women] [Children] [India welfare schemes] [South Asia]
- India Since 1947: Looking Back at a Modern Nation
Jul 12, 2013
In one of the essays in this anthology, Amartya Sen and Jean Dreze regret that India has drastically failed in translating its growth into better living conditions for Indians.
[Amartya Sen] [Farmers] [South Asia] [ICT] [India welfare schemes] [Corruption & transparency] [Environment] [India]
- India to roll out direct cash transfer for welfare schemes
Nov 23, 2012
Moving towards phased shifting from subsidy-based system, the Indian government is set to roll out direct cash transfers for its various welfare schemes.
[South Asia] [Pakistan] [Poverty] [India welfare schemes] [India]