Plain Facts

In the ISL’s first four years, most clubs have consistently reported annual losses averaging around  ₹30 crore (HT file)
India’s decline is largely due to financial sector indicators, with stock market capitalization registering a fall (Photo: AP)

India slips in the EM league tables

3 min read . 16 Oct 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives a memento from Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar at an election campaign rally ahead of Haryana Assembly elections, in Kurukshetra. As part of its national strategy, BJP has reached out to sub-castes which were neglected by the previous govts (Photo: PTI)

BJP and caste equation in Haryana

4 min read . 15 Oct 2019
International migration is largely male, while domestic migration is feminized and marriage-driven (Photo: Mint)

The NRI and the Bihari in Mumbai

4 min read . 14 Oct 2019
Most expensive neighbourhood to eat out is Chennai’s Guindy, with the average cost for two people at  ₹3,200  (Photo: iStockphoto)
While Valentino Rossi has won on 23 circuits in 19 seasons, Marquez has already won on 20 circuits in just 7 seasons (Photo: Reuters)

The Midas touch of Marc Marquez

4 min read . 10 Oct 2019
In fiscal year 2018, new jobs for both blue- and white-collar workers rose to their highest levels in half a decade (Photo: Bloomberg)

Factory jobs have seen a revival

4 min read . 10 Oct 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar in Rohtak. The BJP’s vote share in the Haryana assembly polls had almost quadrupled from 9.1% in 2009 to 33.2% in 2014 (File photo: PTI)

It's advantage BJP in Haryana polls

3 min read . 07 Oct 2019
The most expensive wards across the six cities are all in Mumbai (Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint)

Geography of rent in urban India

3 min read . 06 Oct 2019
Mayank Agarwal is greeted by batsman Rohit Sharma after scoring a maiden century on the 2nd day of the first test cricket match against South Africa at Dr Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam (Photo: PTI)

Where have all the openers gone?

3 min read . 03 Oct 2019
Most of India’s self-employed are not job creators, contrary to claims made by several ministers over the past few years, and have poor earnings. (Photo: Hindustan Times)

Stark reality of the self-employed

4 min read . 01 Oct 2019
More than one-third of SC/STs living in Delhi are clustered in 42 high-concentration wards in a city with 234 wards (Photo: Bloomberg)

Geography of caste in urban India

3 min read . 29 Sep 2019
Team Europe poses with the Laver Cup trophy after defeating Team World at the Laver Cup tennis event, in Geneva on Sunday (AP file)

What if Laver Cup was Ryder Cup?

4 min read . 26 Sep 2019
Indicators of the consumer economy fell sharply in August, after having remained in the red  since  February (Photo: Reuters)

Ten red flags in India's economy

3 min read . 25 Sep 2019
Sacred Games and Mirzapur are the most popular shows released in the last two years, shows Google and IMDb data

The battle in India's streaming space

3 min read . 24 Sep 2019
A study commissioned by AB-PMJAY found that one-third of all claims involved high-value claims.

Cracks in our healthcare system

4 min read . 23 Sep 2019
In India’s six largest metros (Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad and Bengaluru), 48% of residents were migrants in 2011. (HT)

Migrant flows to Delhi, Mumbai ebbing

3 min read . 20 Sep 2019