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COVID-19 Comes to Asia’s Most Densely Populated Slum
April 21, 2020

COVID-19 Comes to Asia’s Most Densely Populated Slum

By V Yashoda
Poverty and population density intensify the race to contain the coronavirus‘ spread in India's largest slum

How Developed Is Modi’s Model Village?
May 22, 2019

How Developed Is Modi’s Model Village?

By Avinash Giri
Nagepur is one of the four villages Modi “adopted” under a new development scheme. How is it faring?
What India's Most Backward District Wants From the Election
April 15, 2019

What India's Most Backward District Wants From the Election

By Vishal Arora, Avinash Giri, and Safvana Yasmine
Voters in Nuh wonder where the government has been.

India’s Miracle Train: A Journey Like None Other
December 08, 2018

India’s Miracle Train: A Journey Like None Other

By Amruta Khandekar
The world’s first hospital-on-rails has certainly been a monumental source of inspiration.

Dying Young in Mumbai’s Slum Rehabilitation Camp
May 09, 2018

Dying Young in Mumbai’s Slum Rehabilitation Camp

By Priyanka Borpujari
Mahul was supposed to be an escape from the slums. Then the sicknesses started.

Poverty and HIV in India
February 28, 2018

Poverty and HIV in India

By Ritu Mahendru
The case for HIV-sensitive social protection programs.

India’s Biggest Shopping Mall Reflects Rich-Poor Divide
September 09, 2017

India’s Biggest Shopping Mall Reflects Rich-Poor Divide

By Rukhsar Ansari and Vishal Arora
A literal wall hides the poor from those going to the mall next door.
How to Fix India's Wealth Gap
February 18, 2017

How to Fix India's Wealth Gap

By K.S. Venkatachalam
A recent Oxfam report raises concerns about the growing gap between the rich and the poor, including in India.

India Lags Behind China in Social Wellbeing
November 26, 2016

India Lags Behind China in Social Wellbeing

By K.S. Venkatachalam
When it comes to disease, hunger, and social progress, India is far behind China.

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