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"Model" Gujarat worst paymaster to rural workers: Has highest gap between NREGA wage and minimum wage rate

Murder of Gujarat Dalit youth for riding horse a "warning" to Supreme Court order on "misuse" of anti-atrocities law

Ahmedabad's 243 shanties of Muslims razed: With little help coming in, suspicion around forced displacement grows

Inconsistent network coverage, lack of trust stand in the way of financial inclusion in India

FRA: Gujarat government behaves irresponsibly and with high-handedness, arbitrariness

Women's rights leaders told to negotiate with Muslimness, as India's donor agencies shun the word Muslim

Tribal land distribution: 14 states perform better than Gujarat, govt "takes back" 1081 plots from community owners

Defiling of Maulana Azad's statue symbolizes the fall of composite Indian ethos

Gujarat govt should form a separate minority affairs department and minority commission

84 fatal accidents, 114 deaths in three years in textile units in Surat, Gujarat: Study supported by German inst

Labour dispute at Madhya Pradesh's former Century units turns murky: Worker commits suicide, children drop out

Can we forget that Bhagat Singh, before being put to gallows, had the courage to read Lenin?

Swacch Bharat? Urinals don't exist in 30% Surat textile units, where 92% workers aren't paid minimum wages: Study

"Easier" to fight for victims of caste atrocity in Indian courts than communalism: Book on human rights lawyering

Himachal hydro projects on major rivers "cleared" sans local nod, pollution control bodies' role "diluted": Govt told

India's North-Eastern States opened up for "corporate loot", Assam being treated as chicken corridor: Land rights meet

Adopt stray cattle: Rajasthan govt "recipe" for compensating those lynched in the name of cow protection

Supreme Court ruling "fails" to take into account sharp rise in atrocities against SCs -STs, low conviction rate: NCSPA

No-confidence motion? In Parliament Modi system remains in place. The question is for how long

India behind Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka in "access" to clean water, says WaterAid, a Modi govt supporter

Govt of India to "manage" online portals, to have code of conduct, legislation; seeks publication of news, not views

Why Marxists didn't install Bhagat Singh's statue in Tripura? Lenin was a tyrant, a despot: Top historian Guha

India's "smart city" managers have little or no experience in urban affairs, lack technical competencies: Report

Indian cities don't have "smart" targets to reduce pollution, 80% fail to meet national standards: Greenpeace

UN goal to end poverty: India's welfare schemes are not a complete or sustainable solution

Uttar Pradesh village fighting for forest rights razed to ground for third time: "Mysterious" fire led to the incident

Indian economic slowdown despite reforms: World Bank blames high GST rates, NREGA subsidy, farm loan waiver

Did Najma Heptulla morph photograph where she "sits" next to Maulana Azad? Delhi High Court seeks probe

No to guns? War is profitable business; no one would like to take on military-industrial complex

Gutter workers' death: Threat of widows' hunger strike forces Gujarat govt to begin paying Rs 10 lakh compensation

Gujarat's Ghogha-Dahej ferry service reportedly in danger due to problems in dredging

Draft afforestation rules will lead to harassment, atrocities, crimes against tribals, forest dwellers