INDIA SHOULD HANDLE MALDIVES CAUTIOUSLY

New Delhi, June 27, 2016 : In the last two years the Narendra Modi Government has messed up relations with neighbours, except Bangladesh, in which case it wisely implemented the Land Boundary Agreement signed by the predecessor UPA Government, even after having vehemently opposed it in parliament when it was in…

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How Indians Voted On Brexit - And How 'Leave' Will Impact Them

New Delhi, June 27, 2016 : In voting in favour of Brexit, the United Kingdom’s people have delivered the biggest shock to the international system since the global financial crisis of 2008. To some degree, there is a continuum. The world, especially Europe and the West, has still not recovered…

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Government building homes that poor don't want

New Delhi, June 24, 2016 : Over 10 years, the central government spent Rs 21,482 crore ($3.2 billion) building houses for the urban poor but 23 per cent of them are vacant, according to a May 2016 answer to the Lok Sabha.

The information that 238,448 of 1…

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Extra kilos among rural poor weighing India down

New Delhi, June 24, 2016 : Obesity and overweight recorded an 8.6-fold increase in IndiaÂ’s rural areas over 14 years, compared to a 1.7-fold increase in urban areas over 20 years.

In the rural areas of Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh where weÂ’ve been working…

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