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चित्रकारों का गांव: पाटनगढ़

संभावना तो यही थी कि यह भी दूसरे आदिवासी गांवों की तरह ही होता: सौ-दो सौ लोगों की उजड़ी-उजड़ी सी बस्ती जैसा। झोपड़ियों में...

FRDI Bill, Cash Hoarding Leave ATM’s Dry, Say Experts

It’s a déjà vu for many Indians as they return empty handed from ATM’s unable to withdraw their own money. For the past few...

Direct Income Support over MSP? Maybe, Not!

The Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) has suggested a crop-neutral Direct Income/Investment Support (DIS) claiming it to be better than...

We will not be India’s Daughter!

The question of sexual violence, its systemic nature, its links to political power, its role in nation and community building, have all been thrown...

Save the Sheep not the Wolves, Mr. Finance Minister!

While presenting the budget Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told the Parliament that his government will ensure the income of farmers will double by 2022...

Legislating the coast

On the 18th of April 2018, the Center released a new draft of the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Notification(2018) for comments.The draft contains a...

जितनी बड़ी जाति, उतनी लंबी उम्र?

ऊंच-नीच के सोपानक्रम (hierarchy) पर टिकी जाति-व्यवस्था और मनुष्य के स्वास्थ्य एवं आयु सीमा के बीच क्या संबंध है? क्या इस सोपानक्रम के आधार...

Discontented Farmers to Start Fresh Agitation from June 1

Angry with the governments turning a blind eye towards their demands, farmers from five states have decided to launch massive strikes from June 1...

एक अनोखा आयोजनः राष्ट्रीय बैगा ओलिंपिक

मध्य प्रदेश में तीन आदिम जन-जातियां निवास करती हैं। महाकोशल इलाके के मंडला, डिंडौरी, शहडोल, उमरिया अनूपपुर और बालाघाट ज़िलों में बैबा जनजाति, चंबल...

Migrants Missing from the Migration Discourse

Abducted by the terrorist group ISIS, dead bodies of 38 Indians arrived in Amritsar from Mosul, Iraq on April 1. As all the...

Lost in the Fields

In an invigorating trend emerging from the Economic Survey of India, 2018, India is undergoing rapid “Feminization of agriculture” for the past few years....

कोयला उद्योग: निजीकरण के साइड इफेक्ट्स

भारतीय कोयला उद्योग में निजी भागीदारी के फैसले के साइड इफेक्ट्स आने शुरू हो गए हैं। निजी कंपनियों से मुक़ाबले की आड़ में सरकार...

The Not-So “Green” Revolution

While Green Revolution has often been touted as one of the biggest revolutions in India’s farming history, hard hitting evidences proving otherwise, continue to...

मुंबई के लिए छीना गांवों का पानी

महाराष्ट्र सरकार की प्राथमिकताएं आदिवासियों और दूसरे ग्रामीणों को भारी पड़ रही हैं। इस कारण हज़ारों ग्रामीणों के लिए प्यास बुझाना रोज़मर्रा की जंग...

Farm Distress: Govt Bundles Old Measures in New Schemes

In a bid to please the agitated and distressed farmers, the central government is now mulling plans for introducing new schemes intended to compensate...