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India’s low carbon strategies; are they good enough?

Shankar Sharma     Preface The ‘expert group on low carbon strategies for inclusive growth’ which was set up under the Planning Commission to develop a strategy for India’s 12th Five Year Plan has released its interim report recently.  While this interim report echoes the earlier govt. stand that India is one of the lowest […]


The Radiant Raindrops of Rajasthan

Anupam Mishra Environmentalist Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi   Covered with sweat, the chelvanji is at work inside the kuin (well). Already about a depth of thirty to thirty five hands (cubits) have been dug. Now onwards the heat inside will go on increasing. The width of the kuin and its circumference are extremely narrow. […]