Re-reading Tagore to Become Human
"... we are all willing to pay a premium to experience natural surroundings which offer nutriment to the soul"
Weaving an urban fabric
"Textiles can transform not just the appearance of a building but also its function”
Alternative paradigm of development - Tagore & Gandhi
A developed society fosters creativity of human mind, is peaceful, inclusive, connected with love, affection & friendship
Does Raising Questions on the Rights of Adivasis Make Me a ‘Deshdrohi'?
The (Samatha) judgment was meant to provide safeguards for adivasis to control the excavation of minerals in their lands...
Dadaji Khobragade: A Lifetime in Rice
Dadaji leaves behind a quiet legacy of energetic research and innovation, and, of course, his precious rice varieties
Reviving Himalayan Springs essential for climate adaptation
Addressing forests-water-people-climate links wisely, comprehensively and expeditiously is crucial to our long-term wellbeing, if not survival.
Why we need a new perspective on rivers
Water flowing in a river basin is a complex mixture of physical, chemical and biological contents.
Forty Names of Clouds
Traditional desert dwellers, traveling mostly on foot, have an innate knowledge of this vast and differentiated land. They map it in inches
New regulations to certify organic food likely to favour big brands
“We have urged the Prime Minister to ensure that the power to give certification should not be given to one single government body,”