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Does Higher GDP Growth Mean Less Crime Against Property?

Why are crimes committed? And what are rising crimes linked to? Inequality, disparity, need, a feeling of lawlessness or desperation that arises from a combination of some of the above?…

Kerala Has Cleanest Anganwadi Toilets Among Indian States

  Kerala has the cleanest toilets  among the Indian states according to the government on cleanliness of toilets of the Anganwadi centres (AWC). The data  shows that the maximum number of “Very…

It’s Sop Time: Government Fires On More Cylinders To Woo Voters

In what is evidently a pre-election sop, India’s UPA Government has hiked the number of subsidised LPG or cooking gas cylinders per household from 9 to 12. The move is…

Countries Where Homosexuality is Criminalised

On 28th January 2014, the SC finally settled the Naz Foundation case by dismissing review petitions seeking to reverse the judgment pronounced by Justices GS Singhvi & SJ Mukhopadhaya on…

Deadly Year, Decade For Flying, But Safer Than Before

Deadly Year, Decade For Flying, But Safer Than Before

  With Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 officially declared lost, 2014 has been a terrible year for commercial aviation with 1,183 deaths and high-profile crashes, but flying is generally safer than…

India Received FDI of Over $306 bn Since 2000: Govt

Foreign Direct Investment into India grew by 17% to $ 28 billion in spite of unexpected capital outflows in the middle of the year, said UNCTAD, in their latest report…

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