Sales women wait for customers outside the Spice Market store in Cochin, Kerala. (Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)

Three In Four Loans Under PM’s Scheme For Micro Businesses Go To Women  

Despite a discount on the interest rates women pay, loans sanctioned to them under a national programme meant to encourage “micro” businesses fell by 5.8 percentage points in 2016-17 since the sche...