VK Bahuguna

VK Bahuguna

Innovate for  better results

Innovate for better results

Tuesday, 20 October 2020 | VK Bahuguna

The Govt must take proactive steps to reform Indian agriculture to help production cross 500 million MT in the next two to three years These days farmers across the country are agitating against the three farm Acts passed by the Government recently. If we analyse the status of agriculture today, we...

Seeds of success sown for the farm sector

Friday, 22 May 2020 | VK Bahuguna

The Finance Minister’s recent announcement of an impetus to the agriculture sector will be reckoned as a watershed event in the history of farming in the country if it is implemented sincerely Farming has never been profitable for a large majority of cultivators in India. As a result, they are more...

The world needs new leadership

Saturday, 02 May 2020 | VK Bahuguna

We need to produce powerful leaders, who have the qualities of clear thinking, decisiveness and courage of conviction In normal times, leadership is generally discussed only in terms of governance and influencing a large chunk of people to a particular way of thinking. In this century, we have missed producing leaders...

Innovations in bureaucracy

Saturday, 18 April 2020 | VK Bahuguna

The Govt should find a way to harness talent and expertise from a larger resource pool but with a well thought out strategy for nation building Since time immemorial, mankind has been facing existential threats and one of the challenges during such times is how to organise manpower to meet the...

Scourge of Indian politics

Scourge of Indian politics

Friday, 20 March 2020 | VK Bahuguna

With State after State facing rebellion with elected representatives switching loyalties, it’s time we amend the archaic anti-defection law and strengthen the role of the Governor Politics is the art of governance where the responsibility to improve the living conditions of the people rests with the ruling party. But in reality,...

Now, a green fund

Now, a green fund

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 | VK Bahuguna

The Finance Commission must be lauded for including forest cover in the mix for allocation of tax resources. States must respect this and do their bit in conserving it One of the keys to improving Centre-State relations and ensuring development is even-handed and judicious distribution of tax revenue and other forms...

2019 forest report a mixed bag

Saturday, 25 January 2020 | VK Bahuguna

While the mandarins at the policy-making level have much to rejoice as the report vindicates the hard work put in by foresters in States, the new parameters are food for thought for foresters and planners alike The Forest Survey of India (FSI) had recently released its biennial State of Forest Report,...

Wake up before it is too late

Monday, 13 January 2020 | VK Bahuguna

All political parties must unite to aid the Government’s initiatives to foster efficient water management in the country Water is the most important resource for sustaining life on Earth. The happiness and development index of any civilised society depends upon access to safe drinking water. India lies in the tropical region...

State Editions

Covid-19 cases on  decline in State

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

IN BRIEF

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

Lalu likely to sacrifice goats to please Goddess Durga

25 October 2020 | VIJAY DEO JHA | Ranchi

Congress intensifies poll campaign in Bermo

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

JD(U) joins hands with  BJP for by-election

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Dussehra of Kulasekaranpatinam, Tuticorin

25 October 2020 | Experts | Agenda

The Return of Delhi Smog

25 October 2020 | Sonal Shukla | Agenda

Astroturf: Season of empowerment

25 October 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Dauntless picks

25 October 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘It’s a matter of perception on how to value artwork’

25 October 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘I shifted to NY to explore international music’

25 October 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer