Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar's decision to lift the moratorium of 8 critically polluted clusters of the country is inexplicable. The ministry took the decision on June 10, 2014 but announced it publicly on July 24, 2014 on MoEF’s website
How do we make mobility planning “Healthier”? What does Delhi teach us?
The core of India’s malnutrition puzzle lies in institutional functioning. There are succssful examples, though few
The all India rainfall deficit is down to 25 per cent as of July 23, showing an improvement in the rainfall scenario. But will the 'run rate' of the monsoon be high ahead as well?
Hydro-power, long irrigation canals, sand mining and water for industrial use: these are not what Maa Ganga in its magnanimity provides. These are what we extract from an unsuspecting river, leaving her unwell as a result
A visit to the tanneries in Kanpur and some of the sewage treatment plants and drains along the Ganga reveals the extent of pollution and the difficulties in tackling the waste and effluents entering the river
After raising the political profile of village councils, government wants to downsize them
China and the US have already built several state of the art manufacturing base for solar PV which can cater to most of the world’s demands