World Biodiversity Day: Why language should not be forgotten
“Tribal languages are a treasure trove of knowledge about a region’s flora, fauna and medicinal plants,"
No country for regulation – of genetically engineered crops
Unapproved and illegal GMOs are just appearing in farmers’ fields and the produce entering the food chain... lacking deterrent action.
Resistance Is Fertile – The Emerging Alternative Political Discourse in the Indian Parliamentary Elections
People and communities need empowerment to govern and manage their lives, and also to make the state accountable & transparent.
Re-imagining Higher Education in the Jail
The project is foremost about making the jail into a exciting learning space which can re-establish the dignity of the inmates
The Monster in my City
The north-south and east-west Road and Rail route can be made stronger with the help of existing surface rail and bus transport
Why Sita matters for an Ayodhya solution
... also revering Sita as Sakti, as mother Earth, the essence of plenitude.
An unsecular education
A secular person would be truly inclusive, with pluralistic values, and would consider religion a private matter that does not create conflict...
India’s growing solar power programme could leave behind a trail of waste
A few materials used in the solar panel, like polymers, lead and cadmium compounds, are potentially environmentally hazardous.
वाहतूक कोंडीवरील उपाय (Marathi) - Solution for Traffic Snarls
खासगी वाहनांची संख्या कमी करायला हवी - The need to reduce the number of personal vehicles is underlined