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Gold Through The Ages

Gold Through The Ages

Indians, surprisingly, were shying away from gold for the larger part of this year due to various reasons including the import duty levied in Budget 2012 and high prices. The…

Maharashtra Goes Ghost Busting, 5 Million Eliminated

Maharashtra Goes Ghost Busting, 5 Million Eliminated

Ghost ration cards have been the bane of India’s public distribution system (PDS). Such ghost cards compound leakages as the ration card document is used to establish entitlement for other…

Are Children The New Targets Of Criminals?

Are Children The New Targets Of Criminals?

There might be debates for whether the increased reporting of cases is skewing the data but as it stands, there has been a worrying 24% increase in crimes against children…

What Bikes Not To Buy… (According To Mumbai Police)

What Bikes Not To Buy… (According To Mumbai Police)

Earlier this week, we told you which cars would be the worst ones to put your money on, according to data released by the Mumbai Police.  This time, IndiaSpend’s Danielle…

Can Governments Provide Basic Infra In All Schools In 6 Months?

Can Governments Provide Basic Infra In All Schools In 6 Months?

The Supreme Court last week directed the centre and the state governments to provide basic infrastructure in all schools, including drinking water facilities and toilets, within the next six months.…

What Car Not To Buy… (According To Mumbai Police)

What Car Not To Buy… (According To Mumbai Police)

The next time you consider upgrading your set of wheels, you might want to keep this in mind, especially if you live in Mumbai. Data released by the Mumbai police…

Rajasthan, Not Haryana Witnessing Rising Crime Against Scheduled Castes

Rajasthan, Not Haryana Witnessing Rising Crime Against Scheduled Castes

A Congress Member of Parliament and chief of the National Commission of Scheduled Castes P L  Punia claimed last week that the crime rate against scheduled castes is the highest…