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Potato portents

The crisis in the potato crop’s prices in two of the four years of the Modi government illustrate that farmers...

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A law for the farmer

“Until lions have their own historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunter,” goes an old African proverb,...

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Farm policies for India

Farmers from across the country are out on Delhi’s streets agitating just as the deliberations for the 2018 budget are...

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Can’t terrorise farmers with laws to stop stubble-burning. Understand their problem first

The central government’s policy of not allowing Punjab to diversify is causing damage to the health of people in faraway...

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Unedited version of India Today article

On being falsely targeted all his life, Charan Singh fondly called ‘Choudhary Saheb’, had once remarked ‘this propaganda will cease...

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The classroom and the field

Although autarky on Indian farms is a distant dream, as the 71st year of Independence dawns, penury-ridden farmers are still...

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A Dark Satire – Branding the farmer agitations ‘political’ betrays a lack of understanding

There is no proof required that economists commenting on farmer issues have reached an affliction point. When the counsellor one...

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Unedited version of Indian Express article

The industry strategy on fertilizer subsidy remains similar to the classic Tabaco Industry response to Cancer claims since 1954. Robert...

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Congress trips ‘outsider’ Kejriwal on canal issue

It was a forgone conclusion that Akali Dal-BJP alliance was heading for a collapse at the hustings. While India focused...

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