Natural farming as an alternative to Organic farming

Farmers in India are sticking to conventional agriculture as costs of transition to organic farming still high. Bangalore, February 2, 2018: Although India is the country with the highest number of organic farmers with 6,50,000 farmers practicing it, most farmers in the country stick to conventional agriculture patterns. Out of the total land under farming, […]

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Working conditions of city’s garment workers reflect Oxfam findings

Economic disparity and gender inequality deepens as 74 per cent women are paid less than the minimum wage as compared to 45.3 per cent men in India in the garment sector. An Oxfam report titled, ‘Reward Work, Not Wealth’ published on January 22, 2018, not only highlighted the economic divide between the rich and the […]

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