Comments on National Energy Policy
Energy sector should be democratised, with policy-making, decisions, management, etc. in the hands of the people along with state institutions.
Why do conservationists hide when the bees dwindle?
It’s time the country’s policymakers and researchers turned their attention to insect-benefitting agriculture
What we should know about National Water Commission
Mihir Shah Committee report suggests restructuring CWC and CGWB and setting up an apex body for water management. Experts ... raise some concerns.
Where are the Commons?
She obviously had a strong ethical core and possessed the wisdom to understand that some spaces must be common to all and unfenced.
India's Internet Has a Caste System. Welcome The 'Bultoo Class' and Their 'Voicebook'
This new radio is democratic. People walk to a place where mobile signal is available to record their songs and messages to a server.
फेसबुक उपयोगी, पर भारत में 'वॉइसबुक' अधिक जरूरी (in Hindi)
"ज्यादातर लोगों का दायरा अक्सर सीमित होता है, ऐसे लोगों को फेसबुक की नहीं वॉइसबुक की जरूरत है."
The best of times, the worst of times
Only a comprehensive policy response can ensure that farmers’ distress becomes a thing of the past.
Why the Fight for Environmental Justice Is Also a Fight for Social Justice
Until you dedicate your life to making socially just decisions, don’t fool yourself that planting one tree a year or riding a bicycle will save the...
Towards an Ethics of Permanence
We must recognise that we human beings are not in any sense apart from nature, not observers of nature but participants or actors in its cosmic dra...