Police Transfers Jump In Election Years, New Report Finds

Mumbai: In Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, 125% and 121% of senior superintendents of police (SSPs) and d...

How Odisha’s Poorest Districts Are Benefiting From Social Audits

Mumbai: Social auditing has helped improve the reach and quality of welfare measures meant for the p...

Regional-Party Rule Raises Levels Of Political Violence: Study

Rotterdam and Calgary: The election of a candidate from a regional party leads to a 7.2 percentage p...

India’s Decentralised Renewables Workforce To Double By 2022-23

Bengaluru: India’s decentralised renewable energy (DRE) sector--which generates, stores and distri...

How Much Is India Spending On Its Public Libraries?

Bengaluru: On a recent walk in Bengaluru, we found that a branch of JustBooks, a private lending lib...

How Pharmacies Can Help India’s Battle Against TB

Mumbai: Pharmacies trained in tuberculosis (TB) screening and doctor referrals can significantly imp...

Indians Tend Not To Vote For Development: Study

Bengaluru: Indian voters do not vote on the basis of  development or policies, according to a recen...

How 335 MPs Grew Rs 6-Crore Richer Between 2014 And 2019

Mumbai: Five members of parliament (MPs) grew over 1000% richer--among them the Congress’ Jyotirad...

Party Manifestos Differ On Dealing With Farm Crisis, National Security, Jobs

Mumbai: The crisis in the agriculture sector, unemployment and national security have become the lea...

42% India’s Land Area Under Drought, Worsening Farm Distress In Election Year

Bangalore & New Delhi: About 42% of India’s land area is facing drought, with 6% exceptionally...