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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Dipa Sinha


The writer is assistant professor (Economics), School of Liberal Studies, Ambedkar University.

Hunger, nutrition are worse than before lockdown. PDS must be universalised
Thu, Nov 26, 2020

All indications show that an economic revival will take some time — support is required during this period to at least prevent starvation.

That foodgrain stocks lie in public godowns while people are going hungry is a scandal
Fri, Jun 26, 2020

What is disturbing is that in the middle of the current crisis some are now calling for a massive downsizing of the PDS and a shift to cash transfers in place of foodgrains.

There’s a hole in the data
Mon, Feb 11, 2019

The state has failed to create capacities for a timely, reliable, decentralised data regime.

Those we take for granted
Thu, Jan 24, 2019

Anganwadi workers, teachers, nurses are paid low salaries, their work devalued

A Wider Battle
Mon, Jun 13, 2016

The fight against malnutrition depends on more than economic growth.

The free lunch that works
Wed, Jul 24, 2013

The midday meal scheme needs greater political will,administrative accountability and personal responsibility