Governance

Follow ‘Governance’ on Down To Earth:

Sustainable Development

UN must help Africa meet Sustainable Development Goals, says Secretary-General

Guterres said that the best prevention of conflicts lies in sustainable and inclusive development

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Going backward

Today the country faces a new challenge: even the traditionally well-off farming communities are demanding reservations in government jobs. Their demand is an offshoot of deepening agrarian crisis that if ignored can snowball into an explosive situation

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NEWS

Lock & hold

The jallikattu debate is playing out much like the game itself, with each side trying to gain the upper hand
 

Law v Culture

Tribals in India organise ritualistic hunts despite the ban on hunting. Is it the law or culture that has to evolve?
 

No red card for animal sports

People have used animals and birds in traditional sports for centuries. Despite evidence of cruelty, only a few countries have been able to outlaw such practices