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
Solitude is the path to the realm of silence. Silence is the universal matrix, the vacuum that makes fullness possible.
23 Jul 2018 12:33 AM
Hold fast to life, but not so fast that you cannot let go; we must accept our losses and learn how to let go.
16 Jul 2018 12:35 AM
The author believes religion is a deal whereas spirituality is a journey.
08 Jul 2018 1:59 AM
Life is full of agonising trials and we feel so lonely and alienated because no one belongs to any one.
05 Jul 2018 6:32 AM
Muslim women choose to wear the hijab as a way of showing self-control, power and agency.
22 Jun 2018 1:04 AM
India’s water crisis stems from a thorny mix of economic, geographic and political factors.
13 Jun 2018 1:20 AM
India’s rivers are drying and are symptomatic of the dire state of water crisis.
04 Jun 2018 12:43 AM
Unemployment rates in India continue to rise, with youth unemployment registering the greatest increase.
28 May 2018 12:54 AM
The great psychiatrist Carl Jung makes a distinction between achievement on the one hand and culture and personality on the other.
21 May 2018 5:30 AM
The influx of talents out of big cities to smaller centres is by no means an indication of aspiration deficit.
16 May 2018 12:26 AM
The Paithani is not just a silk sari of gorgeous colours, intricate design and painstaking labour.
11 May 2018 12:35 AM
Malnutrition threatens a child’s physical as well as mental wellbeing for many years to come.
07 May 2018 12:37 AM