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चुनावी धोखाधड़ी, लोकतंत्र, और विकास पर इलेक्ट्रॉनिक वोटिंग मशीनों का प्रभाव

चुनावी गड़बडि़यों पर नियंत्रण रखने के प्रयास में भारतीय चुनाव आयोग द्वारा 1990 के दशक में इलेक्ट्रॉनिक वोटिंग मशीनों का राष्ट्रीय स्तर पर उपयोग शुरू किया गया था। इस लेख में राज्यों की विधान सभाओं के 1...

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Designing India’s national healthcare protection: Challenges and opportunities

The burden of non-communicable diseases, requiring costly hospital-based treatment, is increasing in India, and only 15% of the population has health insurance coverage. The Modi government recently i...

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Impact of Electronic Voting Machines on electoral frauds, democracy, and development

In an attempt to curb electoral malpractices, Electronic Voting Machines were introduced on a national scale by the Election Commission of India in the 1990s. Using data from state assembly elections ...

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Improving maternal and child health through conditional cash transfers

Cash transfers to the poor, conditional on use of particular public services, are a popular tool to increase healthcare utilisation. This column evaluates the impact of one such scheme – Janani Sura...

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