Old version
Home eSS Plug-in About Us Contact Us Login Register
eSocialSciences
Follow us on : eSocialSciences eSocialSciences
 
73 per cent of households lives in rural India
According to the government's Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC), approximately 73 per cent of households in India are rural, of which 18.5 per cent are scheduled caste households and 11 per cent belong to the scheduled tribe category.

-03 Jul 2015

Maharashtra deems students obtaining full-time religious education 'uneducated'
“A child, male or female, if found studying only in religious institute which does not take government grant and does not follow formal school syllabus, will be considered uneducated and out-of-school,” Dilip Kamble, Social Justice Minister told a leading daily.

-03 Jul 2015

#SelfieWithDaughter: Can India save 23 million girls?
The future is grim. India’s declining child sex-ratio indicates that girls are increasingly being aborted, killed or otherwise dying.

-02 Jul 2015

China ratifies creation of new BRICS bank
World's largest emerging nations are creating second development bank seen as alternative to Western institutions. Russia and India have already ratified the agreement for the creation of the BRICS bank.

-02 Jul 2015

Major surface water contamination in India
A report by WaterAid, soon to be released, reports that 80 per cent of our surface water is contaminated and 80 per cent of the pollution comes from domestic sewage.

-02 Jul 2015

  Recent Uploads
A Financial Slave State
T.N. Ninan

Tributes: Praful Bidwai: 1949-2015
Anant Phadke, Vibhuti Patel

Migration and Human Development in India
Priya Deshingkar, Shaheen Akter
Last 1 Day |  Last Week |  Last Month |  Last Year
  Editorials
  eSSays
 
  Reports
 
  Institutional Papers
 
Migration and Human Development in India
UNDP Asia-Pacific Human Development Report

The Field Strikes Back : Decoding Narratives of Development
Institute of Development Studies Kolkata

Managing Rice Value Chain for Improved Food Security in Bangladesh
Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies
 
  In the Legislature
  Upcoming Events
Women and Disabilities: Triumphs & Challenges
Start From : 09 Jul 2015
Seminars on Gender, Disability

3rd Annual International Forum on Water
Start From : 13 Jul 2015
Conference on Water
  Public Statements
 
  Papers for Open Review
 
  Interesting Papers
Economics, Education and Unlearning
Post Crash Economic Society


And Now a Car Story
T.N. Ninan

  eSS Explorer
eSS Column
eSS current affairs
All Rights Reserved(c) 2010 A Unit of IRIS Knowledge Foundation.
Developed & Maintained by IRIS