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Sustainable production is the way forward

Sustainable production is the way forward

There is no dearth of avenues for farmers who are keen to innovate. There are many success stories where farmers have multiplied their income while working on a small piece of land. Small and marginal farmers can’t survive on the wheat-paddy monoculture as they have very little marketable surplus to be sold in the market. They have to opt for a sustainable economic enterprise. The growing of off-season vegetables on the periphery of towns and cities provides quick returns.

Recent landslides have put the focus on early detection & warning systems

Recent landslides have put the focus on early detection & warning systems

Landslides in Himachal and Maharashtra have put the spotligh...

US President Ben Franklin published an annual almanac — mixing science, superstition & wit

US President Ben Franklin published an annual almanac — mixing science, superstition & wit

Every civilisation and culture have had their almanacs — a y...

Brigadier Sawai Bhawani Singh, Brigadier Sukhjit Singh, the Maha Virs

Brigadier Sawai Bhawani Singh, Brigadier Sukhjit Singh, the Maha Virs

Royal background, contemporaries in service and friends outs...

Micro-level plan must factor in water availability

Micro-level plan must factor in water availability

Remembering Gen AS Vaidya, MVC and Bar

Remembering Gen AS Vaidya, MVC and Bar

Goods carrier liable for loss

Goods carrier liable for loss

Boost price stabilisation fund for pulses, oilseeds

Boost price stabilisation fund for pulses, oilseeds

Brig 'Tom' Pande, the Maha Vir

Brig 'Tom' Pande, the Maha Vir

New Consumer Act to the rescue

New Consumer Act to the rescue

Bridge the digital divide to empower farmers

Bridge the digital divide to empower farmers

The wonder that is dahi

The wonder that is dahi

Wedding cancelled? Seek refund

Wedding cancelled? Seek refund

Maha Virs of Ranian, Pulkanjri

Maha Virs of Ranian, Pulkanjri

To be jabbed or not, 200 years ago

To be jabbed or not, 200 years ago

Recalling the valour of Maulvi Bazaar, Sylhet MVCs

Recalling the valour of Maulvi Bazaar, Sylhet MVCs

Focus on scientific storage to curb grain drain

Focus on scientific storage to curb grain drain

Ads cannot promise what they don’t deliver

Ads cannot promise what they don’t deliver