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.
July 25, 2014 9:14 am
MPI identifies multiple deprivations in the same household in education, health and living standards.
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.
September 03, 2012 4:21 am
Indian middle class is weight conscious,according to a chief minister. What's wrong with that?
November 03, 2011 12:00 am
In the South Asia region,Afghanistan is the only country ranked lower than India.
November 02, 2011 3:16 pm
Union Minister Jairam Ramesh pointed to 'retrogation' in social development indices in Gujarat.
October 22, 2011 2:55 am
Figure for SCs/STs and Muslims moves faster than national average
July 17, 2010 3:53 am
The Human Development Report,jointly prepared by the state governments Department of Planning and Development and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),has revealed the stark poverty and hunger in parts of Bengal.
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.
October 14, 2009 3:31 am
In the light of Indias continued downward slide in the ranking of the Human Development Report of the United Nations Development Programme...