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India Falls 3 Places In Latest Global Hunger Index, Ranks 100 Of 119 Nations

  With more than a fifth (21%) of its children wasted--low weight for height--India ranks…

Why India’s Largest Smart Meter Rollout May Not Be Very Smart

  Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), a joint venture between several public-sector enterprises helmed by…

As Controversy Grows, Firecrackers Emit Toxins 200 to 2,000 Times Above Safe Limits

  While a Supreme Court decision to ban the sale--not the use--of firecrackers for the…

Why Deadly, Worsening Flash Floods In Bihar’s Border Villages Don’t Get India’s Attention

Marjadi village in Pashchim Champaran is surrounded by rivers on all four sides. It faced…

In India’s Cities, Malnourished Children And Obese Adults

  India is now dealing with the twin issues of undernutrition and overnutrition, both swelling…

‘State Has To Take Responsibility For Elder Care’

  There are more than 100 million people over the age of 60 years as…

60+ Is India’s Fastest Growing Demographic. Yet, Public Policy Largely Ignores The Elderly

  Kisturi Devi, 62, lives with her two daughters-in-law and nine grandchildren in Ballana village…