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Sunday, March 07, 2021

Deepak Pental


The writer teaches genetics and is former vice chancellor of Delhi University.

India needs low-input, high-output agriculture. This cannot be achieved without science and technology
Wed, Jan 06, 2021

However, the biggest impediment to agricultural R&D has been overzealous opposition to the new technologies from ideologues of the left and right.

Wedding bells on the sets of Priyanka Chopra’s ‘Mary Kom’
Mon, Apr 21, 2014

Priyanka Chopra was spotted in a pretty white wedding gown complete with veil.

A deeper democracy
Tue, Apr 15, 2014

But we need to address caste, corruption and institutional complacency.

Taking the shortcut to change
Thu, Jan 09, 2014

By shunning power,AAP may have served the cause of political and judicial reforms better.

Food,by all means
Fri, Jul 26, 2013

Why are we reticent about using techno-industrial solutions to reduce malnutrition?

Agriculture vs technology
Fri, Mar 29, 2013

The dialogue on transgenic crops is beset with the hyperbole of ideologues from the left and right

A rank shame
Tue, Jun 16, 2015

Why Indian universities find no place in the world’s top 200

Rebuilding universities,degree by degree
Thu, Apr 28, 2011

Universally,curriculum revision and the semester system are recommended. But those who shirk work will oppose any reform

Doing by learning
Wed, Feb 16, 2011

To fight rising food prices,we need to address the deficit in agricultural R&D.

Our musty ivory tower
Thu, Sep 16, 2010

The University of Delhi has the tools to become genuinely good. Let it