The government needs to step up its ‘gau-seva’ game.
Village Square is an integrated communications initiative that seeks to inform, analyze, engage and promote rural India among the digitally empowered.
By Rajeshwari Sharma*, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal In the run up to Durga Puja, many farmers of Bengal swap their sickles
29/09/2017 9:47 AM IST
Under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY), each MP was responsible for developing three villages, but have they managed?
28/09/2017 9:07 AM IST
By Abhijit Mohanty*, Niyamgiri Hills, Odisha The Dongria Kondhs of Odisha, one of India's vulnerable tribal groups, have
27/09/2017 9:23 AM IST
Women of self-help groups in Gujarat’s Gir region are winning the battle against regressive social customs.
26/09/2017 8:39 AM IST
Villagers are literally struggling to keep their heads above the water.
25/09/2017 8:47 AM IST
An untapped business opportunity.
24/09/2017 11:28 AM IST
Shrinkage, siltation and ecological degradation are taking a toll on Kashmir's largest flood basin.
17/09/2017 11:41 AM IST
An innovative solution to water scarcity due to reduced snowfall and receding glaciers.
09/09/2017 9:25 AM IST
Active promotion is needed.
04/09/2017 8:39 AM IST
They’re building toilets and encouraging others to follow suit too.
31/08/2017 8:37 AM IST
They can also stem distress migration.
29/08/2017 9:01 AM IST
She’s also helping to uplift other women in her village.
20/08/2017 11:17 AM IST
There’s been a 21% increase in private sanitation coverage as a result says new study.
14/08/2017 8:43 AM IST
An initiative in rural Madhya Pradesh is bridging learning gaps through stories.
08/08/2017 8:20 AM IST
By Suvojit Chattopadhyay* India's non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have been facing a crisis for some time now that
31/07/2017 8:41 AM IST
Farmers in Marathwada and Vidarbha regions expect poor crop yield due to incorrect forecasting.
29/07/2017 9:20 AM IST
By Sanjiv Phansalkar* Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT), a system through which government programs transfer funds directly to
22/07/2017 10:50 AM IST
By Ajit Kanitkar*, June 30, 2017 The agricultural seasons of 2016-17 (Kharif and Rabi) have not been favourable for farmers
10/07/2017 8:38 AM IST
Barfi pink, bright blue, deep ochre, violet and saturated orange; etchings and paintings of gods and goddesses; green parrots
07/07/2017 9:36 AM IST
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