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India's rural-urban migration has defied the global norm by decelerating. Political aversion and reluctance to voluntary migration might be few of the reasons.

Based on a survey on energy access in six energy-poor states in north India, this article finds that although domestic electricity connections in rural areas have increased rapidly, quality of supply remains poor.

The article sheds light on how government definitions of urbanisation are flawed and the way they hamper the basis of important policy formation dependent on the definitions.

By Gaurav Gupta The payments bank space is going to see some hectic activity in 2016, with the 18 month set-up clock already ticking. This new Payments Bank concept is unprecedented, and it will be an interesting time for both the players and the consumers. In this