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Letters - July 01-15, 2014

Issue Date: Jul 15, 2014
A refreshing change

Make India drought-proof

Issue Date: Jul 15, 2014
METEOROLOGISTS ARE still not sure of the timing and intensity of El Niño. But it is clear that this monsoon will not be normal and there is a serious possibility that some parts of the country will be hit by drought and crop failure. The question is why we remain so unprepared to deal with crippling water shortages year after year. Why have all our efforts to drought-proof India failed? What should we do now?

When trains ran on time

Posted on: 26 Jun, 2014
At the midnight hour of June 25-26, 1975, when India slept, Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's private secretary carried a note to President Fakhrudin Ali Ahmed. The note was promptly signed. It bore the words: “In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) of Article 352 of the Constitution, I, Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, President of India, by this Proclamation declare that a grave emergency exists whereby the security of India is threatened by internal disturbances.” Internal Emergency came into being and, even after nearly four decades, that dark era still haunts the nation.

India emerges as largest buffalo meat exporter

Issue Date: Jun 23, 2014
India is giving tough competition to Brazil and Australia, which were so far known as leading buffalo meat exporters. 

India emerges as largest buffalo meat exporter

Issue Date: Jun 23, 2014
  India is giving tough competition to Brazil and Australia, which were so far known as leading buffalo meat exporters. 

Grow food anywhere

Issue Date: Jun 30, 2014
Sky is the limit for those who want to grow their own food, both literally and metaphorically. An increasing number of households in land-crunched cities are transforming the much-neglected terraces and rooftops, which were once best used for storing junk, into havens of beauty, greenery and food.

Debating delivery

Author(s): Shefali Kukreti
Issue Date: Jun 30, 2014
Effective and efficient water management as the key to human survival and development is an urgent global concern. Increasing pressure on water resources has led to interventions by government and international donor agencies in water management. How novel are these interventions? What are the constraints?
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