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
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
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
Facts have supplanted understanding and knowledge is no longer able to generate wisdom.
17 Oct 2018 12:58 AM
The stresses on account of homelessness are mounting and India must summon the will and act fast.
12 Oct 2018 12:18 AM
The World Bank Group has put forward an ambitious global goal to reach Universal Financial Access (UFA) by 2020.
04 Oct 2018 6:38 AM
Rural policies following this approach should be designed and implemented in the way best adapted to the needs of the communities they serve.
28 Sep 2018 6:13 AM
Many have come to believe that the only elements of success are talent, energy and personality.
28 Sep 2018 12:52 AM
Thinking about novel uses of existing products, such as mobile phones, is a powerful source of solutions.
24 Sep 2018 1:32 AM
These things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.
22 Sep 2018 1:30 AM
Qadeer has spent his active life bridging the divide between traditional and modern education.
13 Sep 2018 1:05 AM
The ideal and pursuit of friendship has been the preoccupation of all philosophers in every age.
12 Sep 2018 1:41 AM
The IRDP alone accounted for 40 per cent of the losses incurred by commercial banks in rural lending in India.
06 Sep 2018 6:20 AM
Poetry has been one of the most ancient creative channels for man.
04 Sep 2018 12:30 AM
Microfinance, including microcredit, is often considered to be an instrument that promotes empowerment.
30 Aug 2018 5:06 AM
Most of the misunderstanding about various religions is primarily because we have devalued spiritual values that underline them.
30 Aug 2018 12:24 AM
Healthcare has now become a critical leverage point where government action could have the maximum impact.
21 Aug 2018 12:23 AM
The rural and corporate branches of a bank were worlds apart.
16 Aug 2018 2:29 AM
A society’s morals are like its teeth: the more decayed they are, the more it hurts to touch them.
13 Aug 2018 12:35 AM
Access to and integration into these networks enhances their productivity leads to shared prosperity.
30 Jul 2018 1:40 AM