Bahrain wants to replicate Kerala`s Kudumbashree

The Kerala government`s flagship programme Kudumbashree, aimed at poverty eradication and women`s empowerment, has created interest in Bahrain, a state minister said.

India’s eradication of poverty ground sweeps the day at Rio

India had more than one reason to be happy, when its main concern of eradication of poverty be given the highest priority was agreed by the 192 countries that gathered at Rio de Janeiro.

`India, China growth helped poverty eradication`

Thanks to rapid growth in India and China, two-thirds of developing countries are on track or close to meeting key targets for tackling extreme poverty and hunger, the World Bank and IMF said on Saturday.