Draft National Land Reforms Policy – Ministry of Rural Development

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CFQQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Frural.nic.in%2Fsites%2Fdownloads%2Flatest%2FDraft_National_Land_Reforms_Policy_July_2013.pdf&ei=6tX4UfHfHsSzrgfPtYEQ&usg=AFQjCNG8Otng3_nFaD2luLrZJeEONO21jQ&sig2=QEx86UTRaDUGC-lPuC7gwQ&bvm=bv.49967636,d.bmk&cad=rja Draft for Discussion Purposes and Comments. Draft National Land Reforms. Policy. 18th July 2013. DRAFT FOR DISCUSSION PURPOSES AND COMMENTS.
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The fight for your plate

http://www.hindustantimes.com/India-news/Mumbai/The-fight-for-your-plate/Article1-1099950.aspx Smruti Koppikar, Hindustan Times  Mumbai, July 29, 2013 Imagine you have a choice of bananas – one that you have always preferred from the 200 varieties India has to…
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The deep water crisis

http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/energy-and-environment/the-deep-water-crisis/article4960717.ece P. Sainath The Hindu A few thousand drilling rigs roll into parched states each year and drill over a thousand feet to extract scarce groundwater for the farm. Hard-working…
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Accept expert panel report on GM crops: forum

Gargi Parsai http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/accept-expert-panel-report-on-gm-crops-forum/article4950675.ece The report is a strong indictment of regulatory affairs: Coalition Welcoming the recommendations of the Technical Expert Committee (TEC) on Genetically Modified crops, the Coalition for a…
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