80pc marine fishers don’t have enough safety equipment

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

Speakers at a virtual discussion yesterday underscored the need for providing technological, financial and educational support to those working in artisanal marine fisheries to ensure their human rights and enrich their livelihoods. Pointing out the contribution of coastal areas’ fisher folks who risk their lives to provide highly nutritious seafood to the market, the speakers […]

Republic’s task cut out: Back India’s farmers, don’t go after them

Republic’s task cut out: Back India’s farmers, don’t go after them

The focus needs to be steadfast on India’s agrarian crisis and problems faced by farmers, not on what happened or didn’t on one single day  Republic Day 2021 turned out to be a surprise. Even as the parade on Delhi’s Rajpath continued a colourful tradition, tens of thousands of farmers gathered at its borders for their planned tractor […]

Don’t allocate more land to MHIPL for illegal mining: Nizamabad MP

Don't allocate more land to MHIPL for illegal mining: Nizamabad MP

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 16 (ANI): Urging governments of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to act against illegal mining in their states, Nizamabad BJP Member of Parliament (MP) Dharmapuri Arvind said that My Home Industries Private Limited (MHIPL) should not be allocated more land for mining in both the states.“About 3,000 acres of their mining area […]