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Human Development Report


India is a country with pervasive inequality, pockets of deep deprivations and vulnerable populations

December 10, 2019 9:47 am

The 2019 Human Development Report points to the limits of economic growth in lifting all boats. It also offers a way forward.

A nation’s well-being defined with four key indices, one reintroduced

July 25, 2014 9:14 am

MPI identifies multiple deprivations in the same household in education, health and living standards.

HDR: India still ranks low in gender inequality index

March 15, 2013 12:35 am

Notwithstanding this,however,India continues to remain towards the bottom of the Human Development Index (HDI) and ranks abysmally low in gender equity.

Narendra Modi: The Diet Trap

September 03, 2012 4:21 am

Indian middle class is weight conscious,according to a chief minister. What's wrong with that?

Gender gap divides India from the rest

November 03, 2011 12:00 am

In the South Asia region,Afghanistan is the only country ranked lower than India.

Guj stays worse in social development: Jairam

November 02, 2011 3:16 pm

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh pointed to 'retrogation' in social development indices in Gujarat.

Bharat catching up with India

October 22, 2011 2:55 am

Figure for SCs/STs and Muslims moves faster than national average

Govt report reveals hunger in 3 districts

July 17, 2010 3:53 am

The Human Development Report,jointly prepared by the state government’s Department of Planning and Development and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),has revealed the stark poverty and hunger in parts of Bengal.

Delhi,Kerala,Goa have least number of poor: UNDP

July 15, 2010 1:05 pm

In terms of human lives,South Asia has the world's highest levels of poverty,according to a new measure of global poverty.

View from the LEFT

October 14, 2009 3:31 am

In the light of India’s continued downward slide in the ranking of the Human Development Report of the United Nations Development Programme...