Tag: World Happiness Index

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  • Voice of Madness

    Voice of Madness

    No doubt, Indians are a dissatisfied and unhappy lot, weighed down by day-to-day worries, figuring at the bottom of the World Happiness Index. Add to it age-old taboos and exclusionary social practices and you have to search to find a happy and contented Indian. But if there ever was a Hate Your Neighbour Index, we would undoubtedly beat the very top.

    March 10, 2020
  • The Angry Indian

    The Angry Indian

    Indians never had it so good. Prosperity is at its peak. After decades of rationing and shortages, stores are chocka-block with the fanciest goods. Democracy has made everyone equal, the era of nawabs and rajas is over; no foreign tyrant can stymie our ambitions. Economically and militarily, we are one of the strongest nations in …

    September 11, 2018
  • Mark of a vibrant society

    Mark of a vibrant society

    A report that India has gone down this year from 117 to 122 among 158 countries, in the World Happiness Index of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions network, has not come as a surprise as the Oxfam report on global inequality, presented at the World Economic Forum at Davos in January rated India as the …

    April 2, 2017