June 2019
Document: Annual Health Index 2017-18

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog has published its annual Performance of Health Outcomes Index for the year 2017-18. The r

The Distress in Rural India

Can cash doles such as farm loan waivers and increased Minimum Support Price (MSP) offset the rural distress that the country is facing? As the new Fi

Document: Draft National Education Policy 2019

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, has uploaded the draft National Education Policy 2019 on its website. Comments and su

The South Wall of India

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has pulverised the opposition in North and West India and made significant inroads into fresh electoral territory of

How Harmony Lost Out: Voices from Western U.P. Over the Years

As in 2014 and 2017, so too in 2019, the Jats of western U.P. overwhelmingly voted the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). This time they voted in even larg

India's Saffron Summer of 2019...and Some Outliers

The 2019 General Election verdict has equally stunned the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party which has returned with an even bigger mandate and the Opposit