System of Millet Intensification (SMI) - Farmers from Nuapada Felicitated by Member of Parliament

160 varieties of Paddy seeds, 20 varieties of Finger Millet and vegetable seeds were on display in different stalls at the seed fair.

Animal School in India

A little Indianized adaptation of The Animal School: A Fable by George Reavis, a school superintendent, from the 1940s

When human beings go past language

Ganesh Devy is now focused on studying how long it will be before we move away from speech-based communication.

Why our bias against oral cultures insults India's rich linguistic heritage

As a nation, we must focus more on language diversity rather than obsessing over language divides.

This Himachal teenager is bringing the forests back, his dream is 1 billion trees

“Because of him, the number of students doing voluntary tree plantation has almost doubled,”

Seed festival throws up millet cultivation as best option

More than 10 varieties of millets and 60 varieties of vegetable seeds were also on display for the farmers in the district.

I Will NOT Remain Silent...

We need to speak up, to write, to educate, to challenge and debate the idea of India, to remind our future generations of the Constitution of India...

Bio-diverse crops is the way forward in Telangana

A small farmer from Medak has made a handsome income growing millets, oilseeds and pulses – without any irrigation source or borewell.

Celebrating Ravan

As the rest of the country burns effigies of Ravan, the writer visits a Gond village in Maharashtra where the ten-headed king is worshipped as god.

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