Poverty In India

  • Kerala is a model of development in India: Santosh Mehrotra August 13, 2013

    According to the world bank almost 70 per cent of Indians live on about Rs 120 a day. Are we losing or winning the war against poverty? Santosh Mehrotra, Director General of Institute of Applied Manpower Research, joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. I think we have...
  • Rising power India ranks low in quality of life index October 5, 2009

    New Delhi: The quality of life in India continues to be appalling with the country ranked poorly at 134 among 182 countries on the Human Development Index of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) that was released globally on Monday. The ranking clearly shows India has slipped in comparative terms in...