National Water policy

As storage in dams dips, Centre rings alarm bells

States advised to give preference to drinking water and irrigation and enhance groundwater use. »

Turning off the tap on water as a human right

The new draft National Water Policy (NWP) circulated by the Ministry of Water Resources to water experts suggests that the government is...»

Leave polemics out of the water policy

Process matters, not only in making public policy but also in doing research that informs policy debates. The article by Shiney Varghese...»

Shiney Verghese responds

Mr. Ghosh's letter is extremely welcome. To deal first with “the substance,” I am glad that Mr. Ghosh has emphasised that CEEW's “resear...»

The Hindu presents the all-new Young World

Gujarat, Rajasthan and Punjab: The Need for a Border States Group

The aim of the research report by Tridivesh Singh Maini is to examine the approach of the political leadership, as well as the business community, in three ‘border States’ towards India-Pakistan ties.This paper has sought to look at a number of factors, which include politics, economics as well as security issues.Read Article »

In the 16th Lok Sabha Election 2014, West Bengal has witnessed some interesting trends. Apart from the debacle of the Left and the ascendance of the Trinamool Congress (AITC), the other somewhat s... »