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Farming for self-reliance in Kalahandi

Write to the AuthorFood SecurityOrganicLivelihoodOdisha 12 January 2015 - Kalahandi is one of the most backward districts of Western Odisha. Persistent crop failure, drought, starvation, malnutrition,...

Rest in peace, food self-sufficiency

Write to the AuthorFood SecurityDevinder Sharma 24 December 2014 - So, it’s all working according to the plan. The report from the latest round of the...

Is lower inflation here to stay?

Write to the AuthorAgricultureTradeGovernment 20 November 2014 - Inflation is like taxation that pinches us as consumers. For the average rural and urban Indian, food accounted...

Workers leave agriculture, but where are they headed?

Write to the AuthorAgricultureLivelihood 14 November 2014 - Close to half of employed Indians work in agriculture. The value added in agriculture – the amount by...

Food security, courtesy Odisha’s tribal women

Write to the AuthorFood SecurityOrganicEnvironment 04 November 2014 - Land rejuvenation, which would take three to four years in the ideal swidden systems of the past,...

Good food from dry land

Write to the AuthorFood SecurityOrganicWomen's Health 19 September 2014 - Tribal families in Bankura, West Bengal, living on a staple diet of potato and rice and...

There are more things in heaven and earth than stock markets!

Write to the AuthorAgricultureGovernment opinionsEconomyDevinder Sharma 04 September 2014 - I am sure you have noticed it by now. The first 100 days of the performance...

All set to lose out on the gains?

Write to the AuthorAgricultureLivelihoodGovernmentLand 11 August 2014 - A popular newspaper recently reported the statement of Shri Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Rural Development in the Lok...

How about smart villages, Mr Modi?

Write to the AuthorEconomyDevinder SharmaAgriculture Policy 16 July 2014 - I have never understood why Indian farmers continue to be ignored. Even with a meagre outlay...

A silent revolution brewing on our farms

Write to the AuthorFood SecurityDevinder Sharma 13 June 2014 - It was a hot afternoon. But even as the temperature soared to 37 degrees, I didn't...

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Tensile and Versatile

Steel is known for its stiffness, high durability capacity and toughness which makes it a go to and safe construction material for builders. BY BINDU...

High Above the Ground

The dip in real estate is allowing tower cranes to flourish in the infrastructure segment. BY TEAM CW Tower cranes have ubiquitous across skylines in most...

Long Lasting Wonder

High Pressure Laminate (HPL) are cost-effective and enhance the thermal performance of a building. BY TEAM CW High Pressure Laminate or HPL is the direct descendent...

Road Runners

New rules for road construction, novel methods and maintenance responsibilities has pushed contractors to build better roads & highways. BY JAYASHREE KINI MENDES Development of roads...

Regular checks on under construction high-rises in Chennai High-rise buildings with a height...

This is a key feature of the Tamil Nadu Combined Development and Building Rules, 2019, five years after an 11-storeyed tower under construction collapsed...