icrn phw energy cse dte gobar times rwh csestore iep aaeti

A land of their own

Issue Date: Feb 15, 2014
In popular iconography, a farmer is a man with a moustache, wearing a turban and holding a plough on his shoulder. What about women farmers? A few months ago, my eight-year old-nephew asked, “Why do you need to qualify farmer to represent women far mers? Isn’t ‘farmer’ a gender-neutral word?” It was a valid question.

Fruity delight

Issue Date: Feb 15, 2014

Fishing in new waters

Issue Date: Feb 15, 2014


Issue Date: Feb 15, 2014

New milky way

Issue Date: Feb 15, 2014
See also:  Making every drop count Road to milk sufficiency  

Tigers on the prowl

Issue Date: Feb 15, 2014
TWENTY-one-year-old Vijay Singh woke up early on December 29 and left for the nearby fields to defecate. When he did not return, his father, Raggu, tried calling him up on his cell phone, but got no response.

Letters - February 1-15, 2014

Issue Date: Feb 15, 2014
RIGHT TO ROAD I wish to draw the attention of the authorities to the plight of pedestrians and public transport in the national capital (“Come out and claim the road”, November 16-30, 2013).

Feeble Rights

Posted on: 15 Jan, 2014
Rights-based governance has not been accompanied by effective delivery mechanism

Curse of the urban boom

Issue Date: Jan 31, 2014
Increasing urbanisation and favourable demographics have resulted in the real estate sector turning into an appealing investment opportunity for domestic as well as foreign investors. According to the 2011 Census, 31.16 per cent of India is urbanised. Residential, commercial and corporate buildings continue to grow at a considerable rate. But what about their impact on the environment?

Nano carriers

Author(s): Biplab Das
Issue Date: Jan 31, 2014
RESEARCH by an Indian team could provide an important breakthrough in finding cure to Alzheimer’s disease. The team has successfully ferried curcumin, a natural compound found in turmeric, to rat brain by trapping it inside polymer nanoparticles.
Follow us ON
Follow grebbo on Twitter    Google Plus  DTE Youtube  rss