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How SHGs continue to end poverty, liberate women

Given an opportunity to fight hunger and poverty, a poor woman proves to be a better warrior than a man.

03 Apr 2019 1:36 AM

Mystic Mantra: The symphony of religion and science

Einstein’s famous aphorism has sparked endless conjectures between believers and non-believers, each trying to appropriate his legacy.

27 Mar 2019 1:41 AM

Mystic Mantra: Sweet are the uses of adversity

Prosperity is a mind booster but adversity is not without value; it is a great teacher.

22 Mar 2019 2:27 AM

Mystic Mantra: How to avoid life’s regrets

It was this simple message of the village girls that provided the emollient salve to his restless mind seeking a vision of an ideal life.

13 Mar 2019 1:40 AM

Development discourse killed by policymakers’ elitism

There are plenty of ethical questions to be asked from those who make a professional living out of their expertise in poverty and despair.

11 Mar 2019 12:38 AM

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Horse sense, and the promise of inclusive development

Equal attention has to be paid to implementation gaps in order to achieve success.

06 Mar 2019 2:38 AM

Mystic Mantra: Change as a way of life

The traditionalists are pessimists about the future and optimists about the past.

26 Feb 2019 2:17 AM

Checking unregulated deposit schemes can help the poor

India has always been a fertile ground for swindles that have bilked mostly low-income households of millions of rupees.

18 Feb 2019 7:03 AM

Financial access counts, but transactions matter most

High gender inequalities in access to formal credit have long manifested in India’s scarce gender-wise financial statistics.

13 Feb 2019 2:04 AM

Mystic Mantra: Healing through compassion

Compassion is often seen as a distant, altruistic ideal cultivated by saints or as an unrealistic response of the naively kind-hearted.

11 Feb 2019 6:42 AM

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Development must look at the beneficiary’s perspective

Throughout my early work in villages, I remained frustrated by the small scale and slow pace of change.

11 Feb 2019 12:43 AM

Mystic Mantra: The greatest art

One of the greatest tragedies of modern man is the alienation and abandonment that haunt him.

06 Feb 2019 7:04 AM

Women’s collectives are vehicles for female empowerment

Empowering women is the solution to many problems on a global level, right from poverty.

31 Jan 2019 7:21 AM

Mystic Mantra — Adhan: The Muslim call to prayer

The words of the adhan succinctly embody the basic principles of Islam and its teachings.

29 Jan 2019 12:51 AM

Education is an asset we cannot afford to neglect in India

The fragile foundation of basic education augurs a dim horizon for India’s future human capital.

28 Jan 2019 12:18 AM

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Mystic Mantra: The modern man’s dilemma

The light of the scriptures, which was once a powerful beam that illuminated has slowly thinned out.

25 Jan 2019 12:08 AM

Micro-pensions can boost security for India’s elderly poor

Only 4 per cent households were covered under widow pension, 2 per cent retirement pension and 1.5 per cent under disability pension.

21 Jan 2019 4:58 AM

Mystic Mantra: Spiritual sounds from mystics

Every human culture produces some form of music.

16 Jan 2019 1:09 AM

Mystic Mantra: The song of freedom

The price of freedom, it is said, is eternal vigilance.

01 Jan 2019 6:28 AM

Financial inclusion of women is investment in human resources

India’s flagship financial inclusion programme has significantly changed the demographics.

24 Dec 2018 1:12 AM

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