Tuesday , 21 May 2019

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Charged and ready to go

Eager to ride on Goa’s solar energy push, Margao based, Dilip Nayak, Rainbow Solar Power Solutions, has ambitious plans of being in the forefront of solar power sector, discovers Shoma Patnaik  Read More »

JSW Group forays into furniture business

Business conglomerate, US $ 13 billion JSW Group recently forayed into India’s fast growing furniture market with the launch of its brand, Forma. Read More »

Normal monsoon predicted but caution is needed

By DM Deshpande The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a near normal monsoon for the coming season. Ostensibly it is a good news considering that the agrarian crisis has led several farmers to agitate and even commit suicide in recent months. But a deeper analysis will show that agriculture currently in the country is hit by excess supply and ... Read More »

High waiting period for Jawa bikes

Ever since the iconic brand Jawa made a comeback, it has been a hot topic among Indian bikers. After a prolonged wait, the first few Jawa bikes were delivered last month. However, majority of the buyers, who booked their motorcycles months back, are yet to receive them. Read More »

Inside India’s Hogwarts

Lavina Mulchandani Hindustan Times   You  probably wish you could make some of your colleagues disappear. But there’s only one place where you get to actually do that kind of thing (legally, at least). Read More »

Writing a new world

Dhrubo Jyoti   When Baby Haldar’s ‘Aalo Andhari’ came out in 2002, it was a bombshell. A searing narration of how she was sold off at 13, raped, and then eked out a living as a domestic worker, stealing time to write between work, the book catapulted Haldar into literary stardom. Read More »

The India we’ve created

Karan Thapar   It’s only to be expected in a democracy that a country will be divided between those who passionately support the ruling party and others who are firmly loyal to the opposition. However, a recent survey by the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS) suggests two further divisions in India that are deeply disturbing. Read More »

Question Modi’s election promises

Rupa Subramanya   Five years after Narendra Modi swept to power in a landslide election victory, and as he again faces the voters, we should ask: has he delivered on his campaign promises of Acche Din and “minimum government, maximum governance”? Read More »

Insects that heal

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi   Human beings have used insects as medicine in different human cultures throughout the world, but very little research was done to convert local use into proven, standardised medicine. Read More »

Kick the quota to the curb

Lalita Panicker   The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress take great pride in pointing out to the electorate how they are like chalk and cheese, with totally different views on just about every issue. Read More »