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Public School System and Mushrooming of Private Schools

The concept of private schools is becoming more poignant in urban and suburban areas of India as most parents prefer to send their wards...

Non-Communicable Diseases: Challenge in India, domains for action

India experiences the burden of both communicable and non-communicable diseases (NCDs). Dramatic changes in lifestyles and dietary patterns in the recent decades have contributed...

How FCRA is being abused to shrink civic space in India

Over the past two years, the Modi government has relied on a highly problematic law to cut funding to and even permanently suspend the...

Ending Monsanto’s Monopoly in the Development of Pest-Resistant Cotton: Is Desi...

As our readers would recall, the Government has been taking a number of robust (and some would say heavy-handed) measures to control the price...

Banning Smoke without Fire – An innovation killer

Kerala Government's recent decision to ban e-cigarettes is an innovation killer. The concerns raised about e-cigarettes are not grounded in sound evidence. There is...

India’s Health and Safety Standards: Biggest Hindrance to MAKE IN INDIA...

India lacks a comprehensive legislative and regulatory framework to maintain health and safety standards at workplace. A safe, clean environment with healthy working conditions is...

Welfare Reforms and Scope of Poverty in India

Market fundamentalism and free market strategies have always restricted the poor to uplift themselves from poverty, especially in context to a dynamic economy such...

Monsoon Session Tracker

Monsoon Session Wrap The Monsoon Session of Parliament adjourned sine die. Lok Sabha worked for 101% of the scheduled hours and Rajya Sabha for 96%. 14...

Welcome SDGs: Harnessing the opportunity to reform India’s social policy landscape

Earlier in May, reports indicated that the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) is changing the way it plans by shifting to 15...

Who killed Chandu Ramavat?

Chandu Ramavat a student of class one died on 10th November 2014 in a remote school in Tirumalgiri village, of rural Andhra Pradesh. When...