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Hazrat Nizamuddin 'Hit & Run' case: Liquor bottle recovered from accused's car

In Hazrat Nizamuddin 'Hit & Run' case, Liquor bottle has been recovered from accused's car. 1 died and 3 has been injured in this accident. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 22, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

SUV crushed people sleeping on footpath at Hazrat Nizamuddin of Delhi late night

SUV crushed people sleeping on footpath at Hazrat Nizamuddin of Delhi late night. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 22, 2019, 08:30 AM IST

Election Top 10: Watch top news of general elections

This segment of Election Top 10 brings to you about top 10 news of general elections

Apr 07, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

Congress promises 'minimum Income Guarantee' for every poor person

The Congress party on Monday promised an audacious 'minimum Income Guarantee' for poor people if the party wins power after 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 29, 2019, 11:42 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Congress promises 'minimum Income Guarantee' for every poor person

The Congress party on Monday promised an audacious 'minimum Income Guarantee' for poor people if the party wins power after 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 29, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

Alcohol does more harm to poor than to rich, says study

Researchers led by the University of Glasgow in the UK found that although increased consumption was associated with harm in all groups of people, it was disproportionately harmful for the poorest in society.

May 11, 2017, 14:51 PM IST

Read to know what do Indians spend on

As per the figures from the Global Consumption Database of the World Bank, consumer spending attitude differs from country to country. Poor generally shell out more on essential commodities in developing countries. 

May 10, 2017, 00:24 AM IST

This govt is committed to transform lives of poor: Modi in Varanasi

PM Modi reaches Varanasi and addresses the nation from there. He shows green flag to the Manama Express and distributes aids to spiritual leaders who are differently-abled.

Jan 22, 2016, 14:53 PM IST

Do you empathise with beggars? Beware, not all are genuine - Watch

It is a fact that not all beggars are genuine.

Jan 18, 2016, 16:30 PM IST

400 dabbawallas in Mumbai serve free food to the poor

400 Dabbawallas in Mumbai have initiated the work of serving the free food to the poor people which remains in the marriages and parties.

Jan 01, 2016, 21:17 PM IST

First food grain bank in the world started in Varanasi

A social welfare organisation, Vishal Bharat Sansthan, opened an anaj bank (grain bank) where the poor people register with the bank so that they can take a particular amount of food grain on month

Dec 15, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Is India an independent country only for the wealthy?

Man stands outside a heart institute in Kanpur with his hands folded, next to his wife's dead body.

Sep 21, 2015, 12:15 PM IST

We don't know where the poor of this country are headed: SC

The Supreme Court Friday pulled up the Centre for not monitoring the implementation of National Urban Livelihood Mission (NULM) meant for urban poor and homeless people, saying "we do not know where the poor people of this country are heading for."

Jul 24, 2015, 21:01 PM IST

If Congress was pro-poor, why does poverty still exist in India, asks PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a scathing attack on the main opposition Congress party, saying it has suddenly remembered the poor after ruling the country for nearly six decades.

May 30, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

Bangladesh to get $200-mn World Bank loan to help poor

Bangladesh is to get a $200 million loan from the World Bank to help some five million poor people in rural areas of the country, the bank said.

Mar 19, 2015, 21:49 PM IST

Sugar, kerosene, tea leaves for poor in ration shops in Bihar

 Chief Minister Nitish Kumar government on Wednesday announced bonanza for the poor by including sugar, tea leaves and kerosene in the list of items to be provided through ration shops.

Feb 25, 2015, 17:21 PM IST

Lives of poor people are expected to improve faster: Bill Gates

The lives of people in poor countries is expected to improve faster in the next 15 years as innovation and technology drives optimism for a sustainable future, says leading philanthropist Bill Gates.

Jan 24, 2015, 17:03 PM IST

2.2 bn people are `poor or near-poor`: UN report

Approximately 2.2 billion people around the world are "poor or near-poor," a UN flagship report said Thursday.

Jul 25, 2014, 07:51 AM IST

SC stays eviction of poor dwellers on cantonment land in MP

The Supreme Court today came to the rescue of poor dwellers and stayed the eviction and subsequent demolition of their houses built on land of the Pachmarhi Cantonment Board at Hoshangabad in Madhya Pradesh.

Jun 11, 2014, 19:04 PM IST

New towns pose health risks for India`s poor: Study

While the skyscrapers and growing satellite city projects in India are fast emerging as markers of development, the new towns pose serious health risks to the poor, a study has found.

Apr 11, 2014, 18:50 PM IST