India's poor health care record a striking failure: Amartya Sen
Mumbai: Underlining India's poor healthcare record, economist and Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen said the country's continuing backwardness in providing good healthcare to its people is a striking failure. “People greet each other with 'salute', which ...
Healthcare has been neglected by all govts: Amartya Sen
Healthcare has been neglected by all govts: Amartya Sen. Supply of private hospitals far exceeds government and primary healthcare, he says. There is a need for social reforms, public commitment for resources, and also for healthcare delivery, he adds.
Notes Ban An 'Unguided Missile': Amartya Sen, Arun Shourie Slam Government
Mumbai/Hyderabad: The note ban is an unguided "missile" fired "unilaterally" without adhering to democratic norms, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen said today, slamming the NDA government which was also targeted by Arun Shourie who said the stick is being ...
Amartya Sen: 'Referendums are like opinion polls. Sometimes they're very wrong'
Amartya Sen is one of the world's greatest living economists. Scarred by witnessing at first hand the life-and-death choices confronting so many poor Hindus and Muslims, especially women, during and then after the partition of India, Sen, who was born ...