Rural

Hunger games in jobless Bharat. Photos: Sayantan Bera/Mint

New hunger games in jobless Bharat

9 min read . 18 Dec 2019
30 million people fell below India’s official poverty line and joined the ranks of the poor over the past six years (Photo: Mint)

India's rural poverty has shot up

5 min read . 03 Dec 2019
Districts in the southern and western parts of the country saw a sharp rise in rural wages after MGNREGA. (Photo: Mint)

History’s curse on MGNREGA

1 min read . 09 Sep 2019