Jean Dreze

Deserted streets, worried faces: Activists claim situation 'not normal' in Kashmir after visit to Valley

Noted economist Jean Dreze and activists Maimoona Mollah, Kavita Krishnan and Vimal Bhai travelled to various parts of Kashmir from August 9-13 to assess the ground situation.

published on : 15th August 2019

Economist Jean Dreze detained for holding public meet on Jharkhand starvation deaths, released later

District administration claimed that they had not been informed about the meeting, and the action was taken as a precautionary measure since the MCC has been imposed in view of the Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 28th March 2019

Government trying to strike terror by raiding homes of activists: Jharkhand civil society

Prominent people who signed the letter included economist Jean Dreze, Afzal Anees and Kavita Srivastava.

published on : 30th August 2018

Interview with Jean Dreze | 'If Jharkhand goes hungry, New Delhi must know why'

In an interview with TNIE, economist Jean Dreze says Centre is increasingly taking control of social programmes, but is it committed to them?

published on : 5th November 2017