Both neo-#Keynesians and supply-siders have tried and failed to overcome the high-income #economies’ persistently weak performance in recent years. It is time for a new approach, one based on sustainable, #investment-led growth- Jeffrey Sachs #macroeconomics
"While we might want to share Gandhi’s belief “that non-violence is infinitely superior to violence” , it’s hard to keep faith in the efficacy of non-violent resistance in the face of current global conflicts..." #umbrellarevolution #hongkong #Britain joins #US airstrikes against #ISIS ......
Since the 1980s, sterilisation programmes in India have focused solely on #women.There is still evidence of coercion and botched procedures in #sterilisation camps in many parts of India.Protocols are overlooked or violated for the sake of convenience.The standard of care in India's sterilisation camps are way below standards and in dire need ! #Chattisgarh #India #familyplanning
Ever wondered what the #FIFA World Cup is worth? For this year’s tournament in #Brazil, various forecasters have identified the positive #economic impact could range from US$3 billion to US$14 billion. Its all about numbers from the word GO! #football
In the past three months seven women from UP and Bihar have rejected grooms and husbands for being less educated, not having electricity or toilets at home and one bride even rejected her fiance because he could not calculate 15+6. Is India’s fair sex finally asserting its right to say no? #Women #MyRight #MyChoice !