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Very Much on the Map: the Timbaktu Collective

Very Much on the Map: the Timbaktu Collective. Pune, Maharashtra: Kalpavriksh. Author: Ashish Kothari

Meet the man who is digitally conserving and restoring the Ajanta caves

The paintings in the 2000-year-old Ajanta Caves are in a precarious state and can’t be fully restored. But there is an attempt to restore them digi...

Direct selling, adivasi style

The weekly Bissamcuttack market, nurturing the area’s ecologically-attuned agricultural traditions, forges a connection between consumers and farmers

Maharashtra's toy train stations turn green

The solar electric supply will result in savings of Rs. 2.07 lakh per year on the power bill, besides reducing its carbon footprint.

Surat becomes first district to have 100% solar powered health centres

All 52 PHCs in the district are now solar-powered. This will bring down the electricity bill by 40 percent, also helping fight global warming.

Meet the Lady Who Has Revived 25 Forgotten Varieties of Rice; Try Some Today!

The need to eat right and provide nutritious meals for their child led Menaka and Thilak Raj to become entrepreneurs.

The sustainable sandhai

The sandhai was a watering hole for people of all age groups to mingle and understand the importance and advantages of a more natural lifestyle.

Reap What You Sow! Mangaluru Students Grow 1.4 Tonnes of Rice on Fallow Land

Students levelled the field, planted seedlings, removed weeds, and finally, last month, harvested their produce.

Meet the Lady Who Has Revived 25 Forgotten Varieties of Rice; Try Some Today!

The need to eat right and provide nutritious meals for their child led Menaka and Thilak Raj to become entrepreneurs.

Maharashtra's Feast in The Forest

The forest foods movement is about both ancient knowledge and the underlying wisdom of the forest people...

Gardens of Nutrition and Health

"Our seed diversity is preserved and cultivated, though we did loose some seeds like red maze but we have tried and revived the lost seeds"

Community radio as a phenomenon: Winning hertz

In today’s world of converged media, radio programmes have a greater reach than ever before as they are shared on social media sites.

This Indian student’s video on climate change won a global competition

Adarsh Prathap underlines the importance of mangroves and shows how their conservation can save thousands of lives

A Journey of Re-imagining Education: Interview with Manish Jain

Alternative education means learning from Life, not from textbooks, exams and classrooms.

नर्मदा जीवनशालाओं के 25 वर्ष हुए पुरे, 25 मोमबत्तिया जला कर किया बालमेला का उद्घाटन (in Hindi)

शासन पर निर्भर न रहकर, जन सहयोग के आधार पर जीवनशालाओं को चलाने की बात

Survivors of Sex Trafficking Fashion Jewellery For A Living

Survivors of sex trafficking learn the skill of creating fashion jewellery, making a mark among international and Indian buyers.

The dyers of Kotpad

Kotpad brick reds are among the most beautiful organically dyed reds in Indian handlooms

मजदूरों के संघर्ष ने बोये उम्मीद के बीज (in Hindi)

जो ग्रामीण रोजगार के काम हो रहे हैं, जनता के समक्ष पूरी जानकारी रखी जाए - यहीं से सूचना के अधिकार की शुरूआत हुई।

Patthargarhi: Inside India’s Adivasistan

... the Adivasi-led exclusionist movement spread across hundreds of tribal villages in several states, including Jharkhand, Odisha and MP.

Maharashtra's toy train stations turn green

The solar electric supply will result in savings of Rs. 2.07 lakh per year on the power bill, besides reducing its carbon footprint.

Mirza Ghalib's Soulful Poetry comes Alive at this iconic Kolkata Street

Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation has turned Mirza Ghalib street into a living museum to celebrate the famous Urdu Poet's 221st birth anniversary.

A literary fest with a difference

... to “orient literature to its critical social function” and “to listen to and engage with dissenting voices”.

Survivors of Sex Trafficking Fashion Jewellery For A Living

Survivors of sex trafficking learn the skill of creating fashion jewellery, making a mark among international and Indian buyers.

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