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Sustainable farming, ‘key’ to world free of hunger, malnutrition, says UN agriculture chief

There will be “no sustainable future without eradicating poverty and hunger,” the United Nations agriculture ...
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Four-fold decline in gender gap in survival of girl child in 5 years in India: UN

The number of infant deaths has come down from 8.67 lakh in 2016 to 8.02 ...
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India Cooling Action Plan: Harsh Vardhan releases draft plan which lists out actions to reduce cooling demand

Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan Monday released a draft India Cooling Action Plan (ICAP) which ...
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India to launch agriculture project worth $33.5 million with UN’s FAO in five states; initiative aimed at promoting conservation

New Delhi: The government along with United Nations body FAO has launched an agriculture project with ...
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Bayer Crop Science brings high-tech digital tools to India’s farms

By Rajesh Bhayani To launch such tools for advance farming, a pilot project giving farmers agronomic information ...
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As India’s Ganges runs out of water, a potential food shortage looms

By Sahana Ghosh In the last three decades, the groundwater input to the Ganges River in ...
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In managing water, Surat takes lead

Municipality to supply 115 MLD treated water to meet industrial requirement by March 2019 India’s ‘Diamond ...
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Indian democracy and electoral reforms

B L Nimesh IAS (Rtd.) About democracy it is said, “Democracy is not the best form ...
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Female participation in the labor market in India is 27.2%: Report

By Drishti Pant As per the latest human development rankings by the United Nations Development Programme ...
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Kulsoom, Fatima and Nushrat: The Power of Pakistan Democracy

By BIBHUTI PATI Last Friday saw a gathering of thousands of workers of PMLAN and close ...
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Misaligned agriculture: A major source of India’s water problems

BY HARITHA SARANGA AND SPOORTHI ANANDA KUMAR India is not a water poor country, however, the demand ...
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India Among 38 Countries For The Reprisals Against The Human Rights Activists, Says UN Report

India has been listed among the 38 countries for reprisal on Human Rights Activists, by ...
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