THE NEWS IN PROPORTION
18 October 2017
States : Madhya Pradesh
WORLD BANK
Funding the coal boom

Darryl D’Monte looks into why World Bank through its affiliates continues to fund coal power stations in India despite its claims to contrary.

Environment

EYE CAMP FIASCO
Why must only the poor suffer? In Barwani, Madhya Pradesh, people lost their sight after botched up cataract surgeries. Was it because the organizers, the medical and paramedical staff of the district hospital did not take necessary steps? Or was the quality of medication used questionable? Or, because the victims are too marginalised and too poor to protest? Asks Shoma Chatterji.
Public Health Health Poverty
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Amitabha Basu
  • Retired Scientist
  • National Physical
  • Laboratory
  • India Together reader