M S Swaminathan

M S Swaminathan
M S Swaminathan is an agricultural scientist who led India’s green revolution
My Stories
  • Oct 21 2015, 2026

    Recently member countries of the United Nations adopted 17 goals to promote sustainable development. These are general goals and 169 targets covering a broad range of sustainable development

  • Sep 23 2015, 2120

    Former Union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar has drawn attention to the severe drought conditions prevailing in the Marathwada and Nashik-Sangli regions of Maharashtra. He has pointed out that there

  • Aug 26 2015, 2137

    The persistence of farmers’ suicides inspite of the several programmes and social support systems developed by state and Union governments has become a matter of national concern. Until recently

  • Jul 15 2015, 2216

    Hunger has three major dimensions. First is widespread undernutrition or calorie deprivation; second there is inadequate consumption of pulses and other protein rich foods leading to protein

  • Jun 26 2015, 1838

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    The onset of the southwest monsoon marks the beginning of an era of ecstasy and agony. Over 50 per cent of our farmers depend upon rainfall for