India

Follow ‘India’ on Down To Earth:

What is pushing India's small dairy farmers out of business?

A new study establishes a link between global development in dairy industries and slowing down of local small-scale dairy business

No more horsing around

Glanders, a bacterial, zoonotic disease that affects equines and is a potential biological weapon, has been breaking out regularly across India since 2006. Should India be worried?

SEE ALL
SEE ALL

Dirty air dooms Indians to early death

New analysis of global burden of diseases shows very high rate of increase in early deaths from particulate and ozone pollution. Over a quarter of global deaths from air pollution occurs in India.

SEE ALL

'Biotechnology does not mean only GM crops'

Rajeev Varshney ,Global research programme director, genetic gains, ICRISAT. He is also a Winthrop research professor at the University of Western Australia and has 15 years research experience in international agriculture

SEE ALL