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On 30 October 2023, an arbitral award of `766 crore plus interest was announced in favour of Tata Motors. This came after several incidents that had occurred in Singur since 2006. The Singur saga has....

One aspect of technology that has irreversibly and irretrievably changed the way financial tran­sactions are conducted is financial technology (fintech for short). Simply defined, fintech is....

In an advertisement for the position of assistant professor of women’s studies of a prominent institute of social sciences, the announcement clearly stated that the applicant should have an....

A vast majority of the Indian farming population continues to live in abject poverty. The numbers are particularly striking in the case of small and marginal farmers. A recent paper by Bhattacharya....

As a result of the collapse of the USSR in 1991, the Russian Federation and Kazakhstan became sovereign states. The former administrative-territorial border between them turned into a state border....

The NITI Aayog has come out with a discussion paper on the progress of multidimensional poverty in India between 2005–06 and 2022–23 written by Ramesh Chand and Rajesh Suri (NITI Aayog 2023). It needs....

The term “nutrition” refers to the entire chain of events that culminate in the consumption of nutrients for development, maintenance, and activity. Proper nutrition is fundamental to the well-being....

In the face of rapid urbanisation, escalating congestion, and the pressing need for sustainable urban development, the concept of transit-oriented development (TOD) has emerged as a pivotal paradigm....

Milk production is an agriculture-based activity. It plays a crucial role in generating employment and reducing poverty, especially in rural areas. Milk is also an essential food commodity, which....

The fact sheet released for Household Consumption Expenditure Survey 2022–23 inter alia reveals growth in rural consumption expenditure surpassing that of urban and shifts in expenditure composition....

The electoral battleground in Madhya Pradesh (MP) witnessed a significant showdown between the two major national political parties, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress (Sisodia 2023)....

On 11 October 2022, at a news conference for the World Economic Outlook held in conjunction with the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group in Washington, DC....

Can we define a subaltern caste? To this question, we must have an idea of where to locate the subaltern. To Ranajit Guha (2009: 190), the pioneer figure of subaltern studies, the focus of the project....

Atlee’s Jawan (2023), though on every account an electrifying “masala” thriller and a mass entertainer, creatively reignites anti-establishment values and heroically reprimands the ruling political....

India’s achievements in economic, social, and international domains in the last decade have been astounding. A view has, however, emerged that the statistical system, particularly the national surveys....