VIP culture has much deeper roots than we are ready to acknowledge.
Increased dependence on China in the last few years had been detrimental to the growth of Indian MSMEs in the pharmaceutical sector.
The Punjab farmers are irked with the government for blowing a chance to save water and in turn, help them save money.
Two cousins from Jammu died of dehydration while on their way to cremate their uncle who died of Covid-19. Authorities were apathetic due to the fear of contracting the coronavirus.
The water in Fazilka's drains is so dirty and filthy that Pakistan has built a wall along its border to prevent the entry of these drains into its territory.
With the non-availability of labour, farmers shifted to Direct Seeded Rice (DSR), that saves about 20 per cent of water used for agriculture.
Following herd mentality, farmers produce the same crop. The KCR government move is to make the farmers produce what the market wants.
In order to save its fast depleting water table, Haryana is disincentivising the cultivation of paddy.
The famed Kashmiri saffron has been granted the Geographical Indication (GI) tag, symbolising its exclusivity in the international market.
The trees were planted to generate employment for the rural poor and improve environmental conditions.