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Recently, the Dr Shankarrao Chavan Government Medical College and Hospital in Nanded witnessed a major tragedy—the death of almost 35 patients (including 16 infants) in two days. Following the Nanded....

Public sector banks (PSBs) play a crucial role in financial inclusion in India in terms of penetration, opening of bank accounts, and mobilising deposits in the bank accounts opened. As per the....

The report titled, “National Multidimensional Poverty Index: A Progress Review,” released by the NITI Aayog in July 2023 had recorded a sharp decline in the percentage of the multidimensionally poor....

In the wake of the cryptocurrency and digital currencies revolution, many central banks are considering introducing sovereign digital currencies of their own as alternatives to cryptocurrencies as....

India is one of the largest agricultural producers in the world, and its agricultural exports are an important part of its economy. India exports a wide variety of agricultural products, including....

The progress of a fund management regime can only be validated by the addition of newer sectors and the balancing of the diverse needs of varied stakeholders (Campanella 2018). The Securities and....

Emeritus professor Raghbendra (“Raghav”) Jha, who unexpectedly passed away on 20 November 2023, was an influential scholar on the Indian economy and in several fields of economics. He published no....

Among the various interventions aimed at promoting egalitarian development, efforts at promoting financial inclusion rank high. A number of policy initiatives seek to incorporate socially and....

The saga of continuity and change in the Indian administration is examined in the shifting context of development paradigms in India—from a state-centric economy to a market economy—which....

Israel’s indiscriminate bombing of Gaza has forced millions to leave their homes and live in temporary shelters as the process is termed by some as the second Nakba. There have been attempts to....

The emergence of the Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM) has transformed the political landscape in Mizoram. The party has won a historic victory by winning 27 out of the 40 seats in the 2023 assembly....

Economic growth and development are the core macroeconomic objectives of all countries. The success of these macroeconomic goals is significantly influenced by trade flows and growth. The function of....

The recently concluded assembly elections in Telangana have resulted in a convincing victory for the Congress, which won 64 seats in a house of 119 members. The ruling Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS)....

In the dynamic landscape of Indian politics, Madhya Pradesh (MP) stands as a crucible of electoral battles, where the ebb and flow of political tides have shaped the destiny of the state. At the heart....

During the last decade or so, the use of multidimensional poverty index (MPI) has become popular in academic and policymaking circles all over the world. The MPI is a much wider concept than the....