The changemakers

India, Jan. 23 -- One of the dispiriting features of the modern development model is that despite oceans of research and studies, there has not been a substantive transformative impact on marginalised... Read More

Grow ideas to save farmers

India, Jan. 15 -- Farmer suicides continue to plague the country. According to the latest data released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), 10,349 farmers committed suicide in 2018, which is ... Read More

Mapping financial progress and prospects

India, Dec. 26 -- One of India's most dazzling achievements during the year 2019 has been in the field of financial inclusion. The number of Basic Savings Bank Deposit (BSBD) accounts increased from 7... Read More

Need to reskill Indians

India, Dec. 21 -- The amount of change in the world economy in the last 20 years and the rate at which it has occurred is staggering. It is inevitable that everyone will have to deal with a significan... Read More

Unshakeable courage

India, Dec. 6 -- Over 26 years ago, on September 30, 1993, Latur district in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra was jolted by an earthquake that left a trail of mass destruction. It ravaged hundreds... Read More

Don't experiment on the poor

India, Nov. 28 -- India has long been a testing ground for Euro-American products, particularly in agriculture and medicine - and of late, finance and insurance -whose producers make the most of loose... Read More

Ease Muslim anxieties

India, Nov. 18 -- Muslims are the second-largest demographic of India, with nearly 14 per cent of the country's population or roughly 172 million people, but they are so marginalised that their presen... Read More