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In Bihar, Government Jobs Reserved For People With Disabilities

In Bihar, Government Jobs Reserved For People With Disabilities

Patna: The Bihar Cabinet has approved reservations for persons with disabilities in government jobs and educational institutions. The cabinet gave its approval during a meeting...
In Bihar, Male-Child Preference Behind Girls’ Early Marriage, Shows Report

In Bihar, Male-Child Preference Behind Girls’ Early Marriage, Shows Report

Patna: There is a high probability of girls getting married below the legal age of 18 when there is preference for male offspring at...
‘My Father Used To Beat Me’: Boy Flees Bihar, Makes Delhi Railway Platform Home

‘My Father Used To Beat Me’: Boy Flees Bihar, Makes Delhi...

New Delhi: Railway stations always fascinated Rahul Misra. These were the dots that linked the country, the boy from a remote Bihar village would...
Drinking Water Reaches Bihar’s Fluoride-hit Munger Villages

Drinking Water Reaches Bihar’s Fluoride-hit Munger Villages

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday inaugurated a multi-purpose water supply scheme to provide pure drinking water in fluoride-hit Khaira and neighbouring...
After Ban On Liquor, Bihar To Tighten Noose On Dowry, Child Marriage

After Ban On Liquor, Bihar To Tighten Noose On Dowry, Child...

Patna: After banning liquor completely in Bihar in April, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has plans to launch a comprehensive campaign against social ills of...
How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU States

How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU...

By Prachi Salve and Alison Saldanha/ IndiaSpend In 2016, some learning outcomes for 111 million school-age students between ages six and 15 remained mostly unchanged...
How Eating Litchis On Empty Stomach Led To Child Deaths In Bihar

How Eating Litchis On Empty Stomach Led To Child Deaths In...

Muzaffarpur, Bihar: Every year, in the scorching heat of May-June, an epidemic hits Muzaffarpur, Bihar. Children suffer from fever, have seizures, convulsions and eventually slip into coma. In...
India’s Most Populous State Uttar Pradesh Spends The Least On Health

India’s Most Populous State Uttar Pradesh Spends The Least On Health

By Oommen C Kurian/ IndiaSpend With 200 million people, Uttar Pradesh (UP) has about the same population as Brazil; an economy the size of Qatars...
India’s Great School Education Challenge Lies In BIMARU States, Shows Study

India’s Great School Education Challenge Lies In BIMARU States, Shows Study

Khushboo Balani/ IndiaSpend By 2020, India will have the world's largest working population -- 869 million -- but an IndiaSpend analysis revealed that India is...
Andhra Pradesh Has Highest Number Of Working Women In India, Uttar Pradesh Lowest

Andhra Pradesh Has Highest Number Of Working Women In India, Uttar...

Women in India want to work but cannot or do not due to family responsibilities, lack of skills and social norms. India is ranked...