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GMOs and the Looting of India’s Agriculture

August 4, 2015 - 8:13 pm in Economics

From Sharad Pawar to Narendra Modi the power establishment wants India’s small farmers to move from farmland and farming to urban centers to form a vast pool of cheap labour to feed spiral of urbanisation. The farmland thus vacated would be used for highly…

Soft Hindutva and Hard Hindutva

July 5, 2015 - 8:21 pm in Economics

The theme of the NDA Govt. seems to be – lavish spending on cultural events, tax cuts for the corporate India and cuts in budgets on social welfare…

Government to Increase Funding for Research

August 22, 2014 - 7:28 am in Economics

Foundation Day of IICT Hyderabad Observed Addressing the 70th Foundation Day function of Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), one of the oldest…

Fruits & Vegetables Are Slowly Poisoning Us

August 16, 2014 - 10:10 am in Economics, Environment, Health, Reforms, Rights

[wc_row][wc_column size="one-third" position="first"] [/wc_column][wc_column size="two-third" position="last"] Indiscriminate use of chemicals are posing as serious health hazards requiring serious actions [/wc_column][/wc_row] Recently, the European Union…

Prime Minister addresses nation on 68th Independence Day

August 15, 2014 - 3:26 pm in Economics, Education, Governance, Politics

Prime Minister addresses the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 68th Independence Day Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 68th Independence Day. Following is the English rendering of…