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ITC faces union backlash over coronavirus work warnings

ITC has warned some workers of disciplinary action and pay cuts for missing work during the coronavirus crisis

05 May 2020 10:32 AM

United Nations offers its first report on global biodiversity

Top scientists tell the world how much damage the humans have caused the planet with the latest scientific report on biodiversity.

06 May 2019 2:53 PM

Wasting food in a hungry world

One of the major ways of enhancing food security in India is by simply controlling wastage.

11 Apr 2018 1:31 AM

Plastic used to remove toxic dyes from water

This breakthrough will be of interest to water companies worldwide and the next stage will be to see how it might clean-up other pollutants.

15 Mar 2018 7:06 PM

Tales from the hinterland

Lathika George’s Mother Earth, Sister Seed is a collection of stories from her interactions with farmers.

07 Mar 2018 12:27 AM


Foodgrain output may drop 2.5 per cent in Kharif season this year

Country had produced a record 138.52 MT in the kharif season of 2016-17 crop year (July-June) on good monsoon rains.

21 Sep 2017 2:15 PM

Growth in food grain production likely to be lower this year

Slow progress on crop sowing means that there could be downside risks to its agriculture GVA growth forecast.

12 Sep 2017 12:30 PM