The average farm household makes Rs 6,426 per month.
The average farm household makes Rs 6,426 per month.

Does it pay to be a farmer in India?

What the data shows on farm incomes, and whether farmers can make ends meet »
A view of smoke rising from a factory in Mayapuri area in West Delhi. Air pollution level is reported very high in the city. File Photo: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar

Delhi’s Terrible Air Quality in Four Charts

The capital’s residents know from looking out of the window every morning, or that cough that will not go, that their air quality’s bad. But new data from the Centre for Science and Environment ca... »
The number of reported rapes in Delhi more than doubled between 2012 and 2013

Sexual violence in Delhi: what the numbers say

The rape of a young woman in a taxi is another reminder of Delhi’s reputation as India’s most unsafe city, a reputation only partially borne out by facts. Official police data comes from... »
Source: Planning Commission study

Child marriages still rampant

Consent does not matter, says study »

India’s staggering wealth gap in five charts

How does inequality in India really look? How much share does the country’s poorest 10 per cent have in its total wealth, how much does the richest, and are the rich getting richer? We’ve... »
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