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Need Of The Hour: An Education In Empathy

Need Of The Hour: An Education In Empathy

In this personal essay, an upper caste boy questions discriminatory rituals by giving instances of othering in lower castes.

17 April 2022
The Indian Subcontinent – A Cradle Of Aquaculture

The Indian Subcontinent – A Cradle Of Aquaculture

Aquaculture is a traditional activity in Southern Asia Region, particularly the Indian subcontinent. The earliest examples of aquaculture were raising fish in...

29 September 2021

Pastoralists, Original Livestock Keepers Of Civilisation, Pushed To Margins

The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity (from the play ‘The Devil’s...

Organic Farming For Sustainable Agriculture And Food Systems In India

Organic Farming For Sustainable Agriculture And Food Systems In India

Use of sustainable farming practices has rejuvenated soil fertility, increased water retention and has led to growing of healthy foods

19 September 2021

Ornamental Fishery: Could Farmers Reap Gold?

Platinum Arowana, a freshwater ornamental fish, holds the record for selling at US$ 4,00,000. Yes, four lakh dollars for just one small animal!

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13 April 2021
Most Effective Houseplant To Reduce ‘Carbon Footprint’?

Most Effective Houseplant To Reduce ‘Carbon Footprint’?

An experiment was conducted to find how effective are certain houseplants at taking in carbon dioxide and cleaning our air.


20 February 2021
Rhizome With Health Benefits; Growing Ginger In Kitchen Garden

Rhizome With Health Benefits; Growing Ginger In Kitchen Garden

Apart from its use in food, Rhizome is an integral part in the manufacture of essential oils, essence, soda, and other beverages.


21 January 2021
5 Tips To Start Your Terrace Garden

5 Tips To Start Your Terrace Garden

Here are a few tips collected from experts which will help you to ‘discover’ your ‘green thumb’.


16 January 2021
Avian Flu In India: What Should You Do To Stay Safe?

Avian Flu In India: What Should You Do To Stay Safe?

For starters, make sure to cook poultry products at or above 70 degrees Celsius, so that absolutely no meat remains raw and red


14 January 2021
Supreme Court Bats, Government Fields, Farmers Stumped

Supreme Court Bats, Government Fields, Farmers Stumped

The court has effectively given the government two full months to firm up a parallel strategy. The farmers clearly see this “helping hand” for what it is,...


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14 January 2021
MSP Is Only One Cog In The Wheel To Changing Farmers’ Fortune

MSP Is Only One Cog In The Wheel To Changing Farmers’ Fortune

The MSP is a very delicate instrument. On one hand, it is known that it enables farmers to take production decisions in advance. It also allows the government...


14 January 2021
This Is How The Farm Impasse Can Be Broken: Take A Vote

This Is How The Farm Impasse Can Be Broken: Take A Vote

Instead of consulting just farm unions, it would make sense to do an actual poll of the country’s farming community on the three contentious laws.


15 December 2020
How To Resolve The Farmers’ Crisis: Competition, Not Laws

How To Resolve The Farmers’ Crisis: Competition, Not Laws

MSPs provide some sort of support to the farmers. Give them an alternative and they will naturally opt for that.


14 December 2020
Anna Hazare Warns Centre Of Hunger Strike Over New Farm Laws

Anna Hazare Warns Centre Of Hunger Strike Over New Farm Laws

Hazare's demands include granting autonomy to the CAPC and implementing Swaminathan Commission recommendations


14 December 2020
Agri Laws Are 'Anti-Farmer', Will Lead To Immense Inflation: Arvind Kejriwal

Agri Laws Are 'Anti-Farmer', Will Lead To Immense Inflation: Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal said that AAP stands in solidarity with the farmers who started their day-long hunger strike on Monday


13 December 2020
Farmers' Protest: Tomar Targets Opposition, Says It Has Become Its Nature To Oppose

Farmers' Protest: Tomar Targets Opposition, Says It Has Become Its Nature To Oppose

Farmers may face difficulty in the short run but in the long run the reforms will prove beneficial, says agriculture minister.


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30 December 2020
Sow Only After Preparing Soil

Sow Only After Preparing Soil

Shelving the enforcement of the new farm laws, until amendments are dec­ided upon, is the way forward to end the deadlock created due to farmers' protest.


09 December 2020
Farmers’ Bharat Bandh, Befitting Reply To Centre’s Policy Of Anarchy: Shiv Sena

Farmers’ Bharat Bandh, Befitting Reply To Centre’s Policy Of Anarchy: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena accused the BJP of deliberately creating unrest in the country


09 December 2020
Opposition Misguiding Farmers, New Laws Not Related To MSP: Agriculture Minister Tomar

Opposition Misguiding Farmers, New Laws Not Related To MSP: Agriculture Minister Tomar

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar speaks to Outlook about the contentious farm laws and the road ahead.


09 December 2020
Farmers Are United, Nothing Short Of Repealing New Farm Laws Acceptable: Hannan Mollah

Farmers Are United, Nothing Short Of Repealing New Farm Laws Acceptable: Hannan Mollah

Farmer leader Hannan Mollah says the farmer unions will be meeting at the Singhu border in Delhi today and decide the future course of action.


08 December 2020
Bharat Bandh Has Underscored Need For Repeal Of Farm Laws: Amarinder Singh

Bharat Bandh Has Underscored Need For Repeal Of Farm Laws: Amarinder Singh

Amarinder Singh reiterated that the farm legislations were 'anti-farmer' and introduced without any discussion with the stakeholders.


08 December 2020
Bharat Bandh: Rahul Gandhi Urges PM Modi To Stop ‘Stealing’ From Farmers

Bharat Bandh: Rahul Gandhi Urges PM Modi To Stop ‘Stealing’ From Farmers

Opposition parties have lashed out at the BJP government for its handling of the farmers’ protests


07 January 2021
CM Adityanath Lashes Out At Opposition For 'Politicising' Farm Bills

CM Adityanath Lashes Out At Opposition For 'Politicising' Farm Bills

Adityanath said opposition parties which have backed the Bharat Bandh call on Tuesday should apologise before the nation


07 December 2020
NCP Hits Out At BJP, Says Centre Failed To Address Farmers’ Grievances

NCP Hits Out At BJP, Says Centre Failed To Address Farmers’ Grievances

NCP leader Mahesh Tapase also pointed out that Sharad Pawar was instrumental in persuading reluctant states to implement Vajpayee govt’s APMC Act


12 December 2020
‘I Stand With Farmers And BJP’, Says Sunny Deol On Farmers' Protest

‘I Stand With Farmers And BJP’, Says Sunny Deol On Farmers' Protest

A few days ago, Deol's father, Dharmendra had urged the government to find a solution for the farmers' protest.


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