poverty

Wrong person at helm, TS is not getting benefits: Nadda

Choosing the right government will lead to the double-engine deve-lopment of Telangana, he said.

published on : 6th May 2022

Poverty in Sri Lanka to spike this year, warns World Bank

The crisis is caused in part by a lack of foreign currency, which has meant that the country cannot afford to pay for imports of staple foods and fuel, leading to acute shortages and very high prices.

published on : 26th April 2022

No one will go to bed hungry in India if it becomes USD 30 trillion economy by 2050: Gautam Adani

Adani also expressed hope that though the numbers and optimism are stunning, he believes we as a nation are good at making this happen in just 10,000 days.

published on : 21st April 2022

PMGKAY helped keep extreme poverty at lowest level in pandemic-hit 2020: IMF working paper

Under PMGKAY, which was launched in March 2020, the central government provides 5 kilograms of foodgrains per month for free.

published on : 6th April 2022

Nobel laureate, government join hands to fight poverty

Jagan explained the programmes and schemes implemented by his government in agriculture, education, health, housing and women empowerment. 

published on : 29th March 2022

Odisha’s poverty reduction rate below national average, finds CSE

Even as the State government boasts of achieving a faster poverty reduction in last two decades, Odisha has been placed among bottom six states where the poverty reduction rate is below the national a

published on : 11th March 2022

Rythu Vedika to hold public hearing for beneficiaries of Aasara scheme

He stated that the number of old age pension applicants could be much higher (around 7 lakh), the data which was with MPDOs and was yet to be submitted to SERP.

published on : 27th February 2022

4th phase sees 73 per cent turnout amid violence

Besides, a BJD worker Pradyumna Tripathy sustained critical injuries in a poll-related violence in Panikipalli area under Sohela block of Bargarh district during the fourth phase of the polls.

published on : 23rd February 2022

Odisha: 22 kg at 31 but no relief from disease and poverty

To make matters worse, her father Rama, a daily wager is unable to avail advanced treatment for his daughter due to poverty. 

published on : 17th February 2022

'You wanted me to address the poverty of mind?': Nirmala Sitharaman mocks Rahul Gandhi's 2013 remark

Replying to the discussion on Budget 2022-23 in the Rajya Sabha, she said that her Budget brings stability to the economy and has measures to create jobs.

published on : 11th February 2022

Dr Amit Mitra calls the Union budget a 'pie in the sky'

Dr. Mitra, speaking to the media recently, had said that the budget has nothing to offer for ‘Atamnirbharta’ or addressing poverty and unemployment.

published on : 6th February 2022

BSP will make people return to UP: Mayawati

Migration, especially from the western districts of the state, has been in focus this coming election in the state.

published on : 3rd February 2022

Netherlands woman meets biological mom after 23 years

Poverty had forced her mother to give Amuthavalli for adoption when she was just eleven days old. Now 23, Amuthavalli learned about her past recently and came down from the Netherlands to meet them.

published on : 29th January 2022

4 crore people pushed into poverty in country, says Rahul Gandhi

Citing an Oxfam report, he alleged that the wealth two top businessmen has grown by billions of dollars during the year 2021 while over four crore people have gone below poverty line in India.

published on : 23rd January 2022

Over 16 crore more people forced into poverty in two years of pandemic: Oxfam report

This is a conservative finding based on deaths globally from lack of access to healthcare, gender-based violence, hunger, and climate breakdown, it added.

published on : 17th January 2022
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