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Are Iranian Apples Coming Via Afghanistan Killing The Indian Fruit?

Duty free apples from Iran have been coming to India via Afghanistan under the India - Afghanistan Free Trade Agreement for last two years. In spite of numerous petitions and representations made by the farmers of Himachal and J&K to the government of India these Iranian apples have not stopped coming. Will the Indian fruit survive the odds?

1 Sep 2021 11:27 am
The Assaults On Atmanirbhar Bharat

Instead of supporting Indian companies for promoting the Atmanirbhar program, on the ground, state governments actively discriminate against Indian companies. This needs to be rectified urgently.

31 Aug 2021 6:03 pm
Why You Need To Get Your Heart Tested Post Covid Recovery

It has been seen that the patients who have recovered from COVID-19 may be potential recipients of myocarditis which can cause long-term heart ailments.

31 Aug 2021 5:01 pm
Folklore: Formulating Identities

A look into folklores meandering existence in Indias cultural terrain

29 Aug 2021 3:47 pm
Whats Inside Your Ayurvedic Calorie Burner And Immunity Booster?

What qualifies as an Ayurvedic medicine? How are they tested? How are new ones allowed? The core pharmacological questions open up a Pandoras box of doubts and complexities.

17 Aug 2021 9:59 pm
Assam-Mizoram Border Dispute: Two States In A Union Cannot Kill Each Other

There is absolutely no sane reason as to why Indians should kill themselves.

1 Aug 2021 3:52 pm
Envisioning A Post-Covid Pandemic Public Health Workforce In India

India needs between 10,000-20,000 well trained public health officers to manage the primary healthcare system.

28 Jul 2021 10:02 pm
A Ray Of Hope In The Darkness

The CJIs recent remark that the Supreme Court would stand by the people to protect their rights, has provided a ray of hope and has renewed faith in this institution as the protector of the secular, democratic way of life that our forefathers had dreamt of, at the dawn of independence.

28 Jul 2021 9:53 pm
Timely Intervention Through IVF Treatment Can Curb Rising Infertility In India

It is predicted that the number of IVF cycles per couple which was 1.5 lakh in 2015 is estimated to increase to 3.5 lakh in 2022 in India

25 Jul 2021 6:12 am
Bollywoods Young Brigade Needs To Grin And Bear With Film Critics

It is the audience that remains the ultimate arbiter of a films destiny. They can make 'Kaagaz Ke Phool' a flop and 'Ranga Khush' a hit.

19 Jul 2021 3:48 pm
The Missing Middle: Note Banks Vs Vote Banks

The Political Parties do not see the Middle classes as an electorally decisive force and hence a silent indifference to it.

19 Jul 2021 8:55 am
India, Covid-19 And The Dangers Lurking In Monsoon

Malaria, dengue and now Covid-19 have emphasised the need for robust reporting systems to quickly identify new outbreaks and of the importance of strengthening health systems at the national, state and district levels

13 Jul 2021 9:56 pm
Defending Stan Swamys Death: Abuses And Absurd Arguments

The response highlighted how divided the country has become, and possibly how devoid of compassion many of our citizens are.

12 Jul 2021 3:10 pm
Doctor Recounts Challenges Faced During Second Wave Of Covid-19

We have to be stronger to fight against this Pandemic with whatever resource we have.

1 Jul 2021 4:24 pm