Editorial Articles

KVK Leh empowering farmers

KVK Leh empowering farmers

Dr. Parveen Kumar, Dr. D. Namgyal The Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVK) or the Farm Science Centers (FSC) are the district level bodies working under the aegis of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi. Almost every district in the country has KVK. As a part of the first line extension system of the ICAR, […] Read more

Role of media and women

Role of media and women

Nidhi BadyalMedia, the fourth pillar of democracy plays an important role in highlighting various issues at grass roots level but its role has abruptly transformed with the advent of so many news channels and social media platforms in today’s context. Media whether electronic, print or social strengthens the democratic set up by making things transparent. […] Read more

India-US ties and the Soviet baggage

India-US ties and the Soviet baggage

KP NayarAt the root of most of the gripe in recent weeks about the state of relations between New Delhi and Washington is a long-standing popular expectation since the demise of the Soviet Union that as India and the US got closer, the latter would become a substitute for Russia. It is an expectation that […] Read more

The price of righting a wrong!

The price of righting a wrong!

Nilesh kenwal Many years ago, a friend of mine who was into investigative journalism asked me to loan him a few thousand of rupees, which he told me was to expose the sordid underbelly of the prevailing passport issuance procedure. He claimed to have managed getting hold of a tout who had agreed to get […] Read more

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Push past social anxiety

Does answering the telephone or dealing with large groups make you anxious? Try these tips to deal with crippling social anxiety Trapped in an endless spiral of “what ifs”? Constantly replaying scenarios – both past and fu... Read more

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