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  • Poverty in limbo (dance)

    Chanakya's Chant |  Ashwin Sanghi
    Recently the government announced that poverty had declined in India. This had many people dancing (literally) with joy. To find out more, let Panditji tell...

  • Poverty line: Myths, perceptions and reality

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    The Planning Commission is back in the news. The latest round of poverty levels that have been disclosed have created another debate in the country....

  • Poverty Line: Debate the mechanisms not just the 'line'

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    The poverty debate in the country reached a fever pitch ever since the Planning Commission accepted Prof Tendulkar's report which kept the poverty line at...