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Govt Collects Only 5% Fines!

Govt Collects Only 5% Fines!

The government imposed fines of Rs 323.45 crore during 2011 on various money laundering cases but managed to collect only Rs 15.78 crore out of the total amount i.e a…

Indian Women Face Increasing Cruelty At Home

Indian Women Face Increasing Cruelty At Home

Cruelty at home is the fastest rising component in crime against women in India the last 5 years, data released by the National Crime Records Bureau shows.   Overall crime…

JNNURM Spin-Offs: Will The Punes & Nagpurs Be India’s Urban Darlings?

The Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) is a comprehensive effort by India’s central Government to improve urban infrastructure in creaking cities and towns.   IndiaSpend’s Prachi Salve follows up on…

The Race To Build In Africa

Much has been said about China pouring billions of dollars into Africa. Indian aid to Africa is mostly focused on capacity building and knowledge sharing. Total aid to Africa during…

Indians Love India: UP Gets Highest Domestic Tourists

Domestic tourism seems to be doing well in India. The number of domestic tourist visits to the States and Union Territories during 2011, was 851 million. This is an increase…

Budgetary Allocation Of NRHM Since Its Inception

Budgetary Allocation Of NRHM Since Its Inception

Here’s a look at the budgetary allocation of the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), since its inception Click here for the entire article…

Rs 33 Crore For Not So Due Credit

Rs 33 Crore For Not So Due Credit

In 2005, Bharat Nirman set a target that “125,000 uncovered villages would be covered by 2009 as well as connections would be given to 23 million rural households” for the…