The Quint

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On Kisan Diwas, Demonetisation Pangs Continue to Plague Farmers

Western UP’s farmers will perhaps not have time to celebrate their ‘messiah’ Chaudhary Charan Singh’s birthday today. Not only do...

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On Kisan Diwas, Ruing Why Farmers Have Lost Their Political Power

Last week, while addressing visiting MBA students of UCLA, I explained that the biggest problem Indian farmers face is non-representation...

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Truth About Farmer Suicides: Fudged Data and Flawed Goals

First they lowered the monetary poverty threshold barrier to prove poverty had been reduced. They next changed how the gross...

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El Nino and the Monsoon: A Constant Guessing Game

Being in a farmer’s shoes right now would make one realize how muddy his fields are. Abnormal weather conditions are...

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Land Acquisition: Plain Right Foolish to Acquire Along Highway

Noble laureate Daniel Kahneman has established that the confidence we have in our beliefs is no measure of their accuracy....

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Politicians Rant While the Indian Farmer Grows Restless

We farmers feel very strongly about the consent clause in the Land Acquisition Bill, but it is doubtful if these...

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