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India's investment decline, at 8.5%, enters "exceptionally severe" phase: "Question mark" over Modi's Make in India

Modi scheme "deprives" entitlement to 57% pregnant women; 95% working in informal sector not to get maternal benefit

NREGA budget amount "illegally squeezed" by 25% in 17-18, 30% in 16-17; Rs 80,000 crore needed in 18-19: Top NGO

Paying the price: The likes of Godse and his ilk still rule the roost, systematically destroying the idea of India

Promoting 'Hindi ' (and Hindu) globally? Equal treatment of all languages is essential in a pluralistic society

India's anti-minority incidents: Legal solution not enough, one must stand up publicly, say 67 top ex-officers

Ahead of Gujarat elections, Madhya Pradesh's top Narmada reservoirs were depleted to "appease" voters

No matching grants from states for 32 of 99 of India's future smart cities, only 6.5% grants for urban housing used

Gujarat CM plans to appoint parliamentary secretaries; Congress leader warns: I will drag you to court

Gujarat's biggest China-backed steel plant "initiated" by CM off Mundra has no eco-clearance: Govt of India told

Why hasn't US even touched upon sharp rise in human rights violations in India?, asks Human Rights Watch

Deaths in India due to air pollution rose, plummeted in China; situation "serious" in Dec 2017, shows EU satellite

Need to do as much as possible to make our world a more humane, just, equitable, loving, peaceful place

51% Indian garment workers, worse than Pakistan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia, get less than minimum wages

How much area in Gujarat is irrigated with Narmada water? Why is industry breakup not released? Asks farmers leader

India ranked worse than China, Pakistan, B'desh, Sri Lanka in inclusive index as Modi reaches Davos to address WEF

More than 50 million jobless in India, Gujarat model has failed, demonetisation helped rich: California economist

Narmada for irrigation? Gujarat polls led BJP rulers to postpone announcement of "water scarcity": Top CM aide

Arrest of two anti-MNC Odisha adivasi activists set to turn into a major human rights issue: Petition to CM

Narmada waters in Gujarat "stopped" to appease Madhya Pradesh farmers with eye on elections: Government insider

Why three years on no American CEOs have found India a fit destination for their money...

1.29 lakh forest land claims rejected in Odisha, gram sabhas being disempowered: CSD tells Central tribal team

Pretending to be saviour of Bengalis, Mamata Banerjee fails to gather support even of Bangalis living in Assam

Of 1.1 million pollution-related deaths in India, 75% happened in rural areas, says Massachusetts study

Haj wasn't the only subsidy, Govt of India must come clean on all religious spendings: Gujarat minority rights body

Facebook reaction to question on impact of 'privatization and saffronization’ on higher education is politically motivated

In PM's home district Mehsana, 20% teens, age 14-18, "not enrolled", one of the highest in India; 55% are wage earners

Job creation: Top ex-Modi adviser wants India to shed Reliance model, opposes minimum wage requirement

I have a dream... that one day racism, xenophobia, jingoism, casteism, pseudo-nationalism, gender bias will be a thing of the past

Jharkhand starvation deaths: Result of fake savings by cancelling jobs, ration cards, pensions not linked to aadhaar

Seventh starvation death in Jharkhand: Budhni didn't have aadhaar, ration card; her Indira Awas house has no roof

Bhima-Koregaon clash: There is hegemonic appropriation, or rather misappropriation, of the concept of nationalism

Where will the shit go? Ask Gujarat villagers owning "fake" toilets built without drainage under Swacch Bharat Mission

Aadhaar has prompted fears of state surveillance on individual privacy, violating human rights: Amnesty, HRW

Attack on Bhima Koregaon: As 2019 polls approach, BJP/RSS will seek to polarize people on caste, communal lines, create civil strife

Cases "prompting" judges' rebellion: Loya's death, 2G, aadhaar, Chhattisgarh sexual violence, medical college graft

Challenging compacts: Towards a more effective, practical engagement with migrants and refugees