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Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: PTI

The Narendra Modi lexicon, updated list

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Schools need to become more receptive for girls and deliver education of better quality. Photo: Mint
Young girls practise karate in Jahangirpuri ‘jhuggi’ in New Delhi. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Are we a nation for girls yet?

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India’s problem with the girl child

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Getting married and raising children is the easiest option available for her, but Anju doesn’t want to do the ordinary. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Learning for a better life

9 min read . 21 Dec 2015
A file photo of PM Narendra Modi launching the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao scheme as Bollywood star Madhuri Dixit looks on. The BJP will promote the centre’s flagship programmes by organizing a series of conferences that will be attended byministers from NDA-ruled states. Photo: Ravi Kumar/HT<br />

BJP refocuses on key schemes

2 min read . 18 Dec 2015
Padma Pawar, 21, who was married off when she was in Class VIII, now works as a volunteer for Educate Girls, an NGO, teaching children at the local school in her village in Rajasthan. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Child brides in the classroom

7 min read . 22 Oct 2015