Friday, 18 January, 2019

Topic: Sex ratio

Commuters boarding a bus outside Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station | Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Indian women confined to the home, in cities designed for men

There are nearly five men to every one woman who commutes to work in India.
A hospital staff reviewing medical charts of a patient in a hospital

Why Kerala is India’s healthiest state

NITI Aayog member Dr V.K. Paul tells ThePrint it’s because of a sustained effort put up by Kerala on health, and a good footprint of the private sector.
Mother and a new born child in Odisha

Gujarat records dramatic fall in sex-ratio at birth, according to new NITI Aayog report

Health Index Report: Gujarat, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and Maharashtra all saw steep declines in the sex ratio,only Punjab, UP and Bihar improved
PM Narendra Modi de-boarding a plane in Jamnagar, Gujarat.

Talk Point: The Gujarat model is a myth, particularly on the human development aspect

A sociological analysis of parameters like literacy and sex ratio reveals that Gujarat model is a myth.
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Does sedition law apply to JNU & Assam cases or is it being used as tool to stifle dissent?

Ten JNU students, including Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya have been charge-sheeted under the sedition law for raising ‘anti-India’ slogan...