Biography of the Author Neha Poonia

Neha Poonia

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  1. India to roll out state-funded healthcare scheme in September | Video
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    India to roll out state-funded healthcare scheme in September | Video

    India will roll out what is possibly the world's biggest state-funded universal healthcare scheme in September. Popularly known as 'ModiCare', ...
  2. Severe water crisis in India as ground water supply dwindles | Video
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    Severe water crisis in India as ground water supply dwindles | Video

    India faces a severe water crisis, with government estimates suggesting 21 cities will exhaust their ground water supply in the next two years.
  3. IKEA opens its first store in India | Video
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    IKEA opens its first store in India | Video

    Swedish furniture giant IKEA has made a foray into India to offset a decline in demand for its products in developed countries. After a three-week ...
  4. Indian companies reluctant to hire women over maternity benefit law | Video
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    Indian companies reluctant to hire women over maternity benefit law | Video

    India’s Maternity Benefit Amendment Act mandates that any companies with at least 10 employees will have to provide its female workers six months ...
  5. Vivian Balakrishnan

    Singapore opposes any attempts that threaten freedom of navigation: Vivian Balakrishnan

    Singapore's Foreign Affairs Minister also warned about the impact of reining in trade liberalisation in his speech at the 10th Delhi Dialogue.
  6. Economic cost of sexual violence in India | Video
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    Economic cost of sexual violence in India | Video

    About 20 million women have vanished from India's workforce in the last eight years. And every year, more continue to drop out. One big reason is ...
  7. The challenge to get access to basic needs for the influx of poor migrants to New Delhi | Video
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    The challenge to get access to basic needs for the influx of poor migrants to New Delhi | Video

    In another 10 years, New Delhi will overtake Tokyo to become the world's most populated megacity, according to the United Nations. The UN warns ...
  8. New Delhi slum chokes under plastic wastes | Video
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    New Delhi slum chokes under plastic wastes | Video

    India is the global host of World Environment Day celebrations this year. To mark the theme of 'beat plastic pollution', the government of India ...
  9. Growing interest in table tennis in India after the country’s unprecedented success at the Commonwealth Games | Video
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    Growing interest in table tennis in India after the country’s unprecedented success at the Commonwealth Games | Video

    Table tennis is in the spotlight in India, after the country's glittering performance in the sport at this year's Commonwealth Games. Indian ...
  10. India's Red Fort to be put under private management
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    India's Red Fort to be put under private management

    In a decision that has sparked controversy, a private conglomerate will take over the management of the iconic Red Fort in New Delhi. The Taj ...