Wednesday 25 September 2013

Tuesday 24 September 2013

One way to reduce petrol consumption is to use ethanol as a fuel. Brazil has already done it successfully, reducing petrol consumption by 30 per cent - Flexi-fuel engines

Monday 23 September 2013

Despite a record harvest in 2011-12, wheat prices moved up through 2012 - Commodity for the week wheat
What underlay the monetary policy decisions announced by Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan last week? Most obviously, there must have been a concern for inflation — retail inflation - STATSGURU: What lay behind RBI Guv Rajan’s monetary policy decisions

Sunday 22 September 2013

Among the measures taken by the government to stabilise onion prices last week were an increase in the export floor price (by$250 a tonne to $900) and a stern warning to hoarders - The onion diaries

Thursday 19 September 2013

Many varieties of mutant crops cultivated on tens of thousands of hectares enhance income in rural areas, contribute to environmentally sustainable food security and improve human nutrition in India - Mutation breeding of oil seeds, pulses and cereals
Without immediate reform,a middle - income india will continue to live and work in low-income cities - Towards 2050 : the challenge of citites

Tuesday 17 September 2013

India grew faster in the last decade than China did in the 1990s, but its stamina is failing - India’s growth marathon

Monday 16 September 2013