Mismanagement of water bigger reason for drought: P Sainath
P Sainath is a senior journalist who has extensively covered rural issues including …
5 Reasons Why We Need #OddEven in Summer
Delhi Government launches Round 2 of the Odd Even scheme from tomorrow, the 15th of April, 2016. If you're wondering why we need to follow it this time as well, we give you five reasons why air pollution in the summers of Delhi is a matter of concern.
Clean Coal Power: Interview with Lesley Sloss
Lesley Sloss is Principal Environmental Consultant at Clean coal centre, International Energy Agency, United Kingdom. Sloss's areas of expertise include emissions and effects of coal power; ash management; mine reclamation; legislation and control; and controlling mercury emissions from power plants
How to Manage and Compost Kitchen Waste at Home : Explained in Five Easy Steps
Priyanka Bhasin, from Roots and Wings, is a partner with Daily Dump. She explains what is organic waste, how to segregate the waste and compost it at home using a Khamba or earthen pots and some other easily available elements. Daily Dump, a Bengaluru based green initiative, is promoting waste management and composting at home in Indian cities.
Wannabe Backwards: Reservations and the Agrarian Crisis
India's influential farming communities demand to be branded poor and underprivileged. Down To Earth unearths the real story behind this growing trend. There is a strong connection between the current collapse of the rural economy and the rising demand for reservation amongst different communities
Climate Change and Extreme Weather- Beyond Simple Causation: An interview with Krishna Achuta Rao
Krishna AchutaRao is an Associate Professor at the Centre for Atmospheric Science, IIT Delhi. He talks about the extreme weather events and it's other causes other than climate change