Displacement

India’s Dam Shame • Polavaram Dam is economically unviable. • It will adversely affect the Andhra Pradesh budget for decades. • The dam will take resources from other vitally needed infrastructure.…
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Failure in Irrigation

http://www.business-standard.com/common/storypage.... Business Standard / New Delhi February 21, 2007 Farmer suicides and distress in the countryside have taken on the dimensions of a national scandal. What farmers need most of all…
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India Not Shining?

http://meeashutoshboltoy.blogspot.com/2007/02/indi... There have been a lot of dissapointing news for the nation in the past month or so:1. Farmer suicides -> Despite government interventions, farmers in Vidarbha and elsewhere continue…
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Killer Policies

http://pointblank2006.blogspot.com/2007/02/70-farm... 70 Farmer Suicides in Vidarbha in 2007. In the last three days, nine more farmers have committed suicide in Vidarbha. This brings the number of suicides in six districts…
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