Kractivist.org

Bridge the Gap! Bring the Change!

Tag

rural

Adani coal mine poses ‘alarming’ risk to sacred wetlands, traditional owners say

 Print Email Facebook Twitter More by Josh Robertson Space to play or pause, M to mute, left and right arrows to seek, up and down arrows for volume.VIDEO: Wetlands near Adani’s Carmichael mine site (ABC News)s Traditional owners who are fighting the Adani mine in central Queensland… Continue Reading →

Why Are India’s Young Doctors Refusing To Serve in its Villages?

In two days, thousands of medical students across the country are once again planning to protest a new rule that makes rural posting compulsory. Are they all just urban brats or is there something more going on? By Jaimon Joseph | Grist Media – Fri… Continue Reading →

#India – The dishonesty in counting the poor

July 30, 2013   Utsa Patnaik, The Hindu The Planning Commission’s spurious method shows a decline in poverty because it has continuously lowered the measuring standard The Planning Commission has once again embarrassed us with its claims of decline in… Continue Reading →

#India – What Ails Panchayati Raj?

Vol – XLVIII No. 30, July 27, 2013 | Rahul Banerjee, EPW   Two decades have elapsed since the 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act institutionalised panchayati raj as the mandatory third tier of governance in India. Yet due to a lack of extensive… Continue Reading →

Gujarat slides in both rural and urban spending

Subodh Varma, TNN | Jul 22, 2013,   There’s a new trend of chief ministers, particularly those with national ambitions, aggressively peddling their respective ‘development models’. Interestingly, CMs from the same party at times indulge in one-upmanship. The question is: How are… Continue Reading →

© 2019 Kractivist.org — Powered by WordPress

Theme by Anders NorenUp ↑