Around 200 farmers’ unions organised under the umbrella of the All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee, but each district had been mobilising on its own since August.
In a state with complex fault lines, those left out of the NRC list stare at an uncertain future.
The farmers do sustainable, organic farming that rejects mono-cropping for biodiversity, preserves and shares local seeds, and embraces the market.
Since 2013, the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has funded the Dr. Ambedkar Scheme for Social Integration through Inter-caste Marriages.
Is government’s approach to solar, in the wake of the promise it made in Paris last week, sustainable?
India is bullish on solar energy, with prime minister Narendra Modi keen to replicate his Gujarat success across India to reduce the impact of climate change.
On the sidelines of the climate talks in Paris, a group of solar experts from Stanford University released a report calling India’s solar goals a "global priority".
Social media has been a life-saver, but as fake messages mounted – crocodiles on the loose, lakes breached and bridges collapsed – myth busters too were born.
As Indian migrants to the Gulf states are harassed, the Indian government is stuck choosing between worker rights protection and the need for remittances.
Seismologists have been expecting a great earthquake for over 500 years now along the 400km faultline under the Himalayas, but are uncertain when this will happen.
While public health efforts are on, they lack scale, funds, human resources and training, making progress achingly slow. The statistics speak louder than any critic.
- No blogs yet have been written by the author, we’re sure the author will contribute one soon