Healthcare Access and Quality

One of the most significant inequalities faced by mankind revolves around access and quality of healthcare. A recent study reported in The Lancet shows the degree of inequality, as well as the recent progress or lack of the same across 195 countries: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)30818-8/fulltext India ranks 154th out of 195, and the most relevant comparison in […]

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Misdirected skills? PMKVY program compromised.

In a country that is displaying statistics of one of the fastest growing economies globally, some people seem to have taken a shorter path to fame-and money. The Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana was an initiative by the Indian Prime Minister (launched in June 2015) to provide a boost to skills development through a government […]

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