Rural poverty

Grass to aid fight against climate change, rural poverty

According to experts, bamboo offers solutions to immediate challenges like global warming, rural poverty and water conservation.

Dec 01, 2014, 12:56 PM IST

Rural poverty getting concentrated to some states: Report

Rural poverty is becoming increasingly concentrated to northern and eastern states of the country, a new report has found.

Sep 26, 2013, 21:13 PM IST

Rural poverty getting concentrated to some states: Report

Rural poverty is becoming increasingly concentrated to northern and eastern states of the country, while the southern states are faring well in its alleviation, a new report has found.

Sep 26, 2013, 20:05 PM IST