A map showing the average daily calorie consumption in countries all over the world

Food woes of India and the probable solution

Very often, we fall prey to the premise that only experts can come up with novel solutions. This is not entirely wrong but to some extent too optimistic. Experts can only guide and show the way, the real solution has to come from the political30

National Water Mission

The National Water Mission is part of the eight climate change missions of India. Water scarcity from being merely a topic for decision is becoming a harsh reality and if judiciously utilized and valued, might even become as precious as oil. It is already second30

National Solar Mission

The National Solar mission is part of the eight climate change missions of India. Building a solar India is a very ambitious dream but not an impossible dream as the sun is on our side, India being a tropical country with abundant sunshine. For any30

Generic Drugs- Why is it important?

A generic drug is equivalent to the brand name drug. After a brand name drug is developed after considerable amount of research and after the patent expires, generic drugs can be manufactured and sold to customers at very cheap rates. According to the US FDA,30

DTC buses to run on biofuel from sewage sludge

DTC (Delhi Transport Corporation) is planning to run its buses (which are presently using CNG as fuel) on fuel obtained from wastes such as vegetable waste and sewage sludge. Delhi Jal board’s Kehopur plant has been selected as the pioneer site for setting up a30

Is it really a question of Rs. 32/26?

If you follow news, you must surely have listened to or read the poverty line arguments. Defining poverty is a challenge and I don’t think anybody can answer the more pressing question, how to solve India’s poverty problem. At a job interview, I was asked30

Can River Interlinking solve India’s water woes?

Every nation today needs to address the water crisis. In the near future, it would not be surprising if the price of water were to overshoot that of oil. Providing safe drinking water has been a challenge in under-developed and developing countries. To read more30