Biography of the Author Neha Poonia

Neha Poonia

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  1. The impact of social media on India’s elections | Video
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    The impact of social media on India’s elections | Video

    With nearly 50 per cent of India's electorate online, digital campaigns have become the easiest and most effective way to reach out. Parties have ...
  2. Cash payout scheme for India’s small farmers ahead of elections | Video
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    Cash payout scheme for India’s small farmers ahead of elections | Video

    India recently launched a scheme where a direct cash payment of US$84 are given to small farmers who own less than two hectares of land each year.
  3. India takes measures to tackle air pollution | Video
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    India takes measures to tackle air pollution | Video

    India is home to 14 of the world's most polluted cities, according to the World Health Organisation. Though it has finally launched a national ...
  4. How WhatsApp is addressing the problem of fake news? | Video
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    How WhatsApp is addressing the problem of fake news? | Video

    Lawmakers from nine countries recently signed a declaration calling for a global response to curb fake news - and for tech companies to take more ...
  5. Indian companies respond to women’s movement | Video
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    Indian companies respond to women’s movement | Video

    India is in the midst of its own #MeToo movement, with hundreds of women coming out and naming their harassers in the past few months. Since then, ...
  6. India gains from US-China trade row | Video
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    India gains from US-China trade row | Video

    The US-China trade war has resulted in cheaper Indian products than those produced in the United States, and India is hopeful that Chinese ...
  7. India struggles to curb pollution | Video
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    India struggles to curb pollution | Video

    In New Delhi, emergency measures are in place as the Indian capital city grapples with high pollution levels. Neha Poonia reports on steps being ...
  8. Rohingya deportation: Refugees in India feel like they are living on borrowed time | Video
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    Rohingya deportation: Refugees in India feel like they are living on borrowed time | Video

    The Indian government plans to deport about 40,000 Rohingya refugees as they are deemed vulnerable to radicalisation. Neha Poonia visited a ...
  9. India faces more challenges on International Day for poverty eradication |Video
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    India faces more challenges on International Day for poverty eradication |Video

    International Day for the Eradication of Poverty has been marked since 1933. According to the United Nations, India has halved its poverty rate.
  10. India hikes import tax to protect textile industry | Video
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    India hikes import tax to protect textile industry | Video

    India recently doubled its import tax on textile products, following concerns of cheaper imports from China. Neha Poonia finds out whether the ...