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India’s Per Capita Water Availability Fell 15% Between 2001-2011

India’s Per Capita Water Availability Fell 15% Between 2001-2011

Per capita water availability in India dropped almost 15% over a decade to 2011, from 1,816 cubic meter (cu.m) to 1,545 cu.m in 2011.   It is projected to have…

In Two Years, Crimes Against Women Passengers On Indian Trains Up 35%

In Two Years, Crimes Against Women Passengers On Indian Trains Up 35%

Between 2014 and 2016, there was a 35% rise in crimes against women passengers reported on Indian trains, according to data submitted by the railway ministry to the Rajya Sabha…

In 9 Months To Dec 2015, More Than Half Unemployed Couldn’t Find Jobs Fit For Their Skills

In 9 Months To Dec 2015, More Than Half Unemployed Couldn’t Find Jobs Fit For Their Skills

In April-December 2015, 58.3% unemployed graduates and 62.4% unemployed post-graduates said they couldn’t find a job because the offers they got didn’t match with their education/skill and experience, according to…

Centre Yet To Release 46% Of Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Funds For Constructing Toilets

Centre Yet To Release 46% Of Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) Funds For Constructing Toilets

The central government has still to release 46% of funds provisioned for constructing toilets under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban), according to this reply to the Lok Sabha (lower house…

7,448 Indians Imprisoned In 81 Countries

7,448 Indians Imprisoned In 81 Countries

As many as 7,448 Indians are in prisons across 81 countries, according to this reply to the Lok Sabha (lower house of Parliament) by minister of state for external affairs…

258 Of 336 Posts For Professors At AIIMS Vacant

258 Of 336 Posts For Professors At AIIMS Vacant

76% posts for professors at six All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) institutions are vacant, health minister J P Nadda informed the Lok Sabha (lower house of Parliament) on…

Forest Cover In India Increased By 3,700 Sq Km In 2015

Forest Cover In India Increased By 3,700 Sq Km In 2015

In 2015, forest cover all over India increased by 3,775 sq km–six times the size of Mumbai–as compared to 2013, according to the State of Forests Report.   The highest…