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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

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

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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

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

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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

Mystic Mantra: Truths to live by

We should never be too busy to deprive ourselves of the wonder and the awe of life and should be reverent of each drawing day.

17 Dec 2018 12:08 AM

Mystic Mantra: The journey inward

Religion is something so sublime that it can give meaning and context to our lives.

05 Dec 2018 12:50 AM

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Unravelling financial inclusion in India

It can provide them an opportunity to move out of poverty or build resilience to absorb a financial shock without sinking deeper into debt.

03 Dec 2018 12:07 AM

Mystic Mantra: Rethinking the ways we give!

A unique feature of our social bond is that most of those who give will probably never meet those whom they give to.

12 Nov 2018 5:33 AM

Mystic Mantra: Our true religion

Modern man has erected images in his mind — political, personal, that manifest in the form of symbols, ideas and beliefs.

27 Oct 2018 12:58 AM

Mystic Mantra: The unity of man

Facts have supplanted understanding and knowledge is no longer able to generate wisdom.

17 Oct 2018 12:58 AM

Can microhousing deliver on its promise?

The stresses on account of homelessness are mounting and India must summon the will and act fast.

12 Oct 2018 12:18 AM

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