BHARAT DOGRA

An Author and Journalist Writing on Development, Environment, Human Rights and Society

Published English Articles in 2013

  1. People's manifesto for 2014 - Civil Society, January 2013
  2. Weavers ask for govt. help - Civil Society, January 2013
  3. Neglect of Gram Sabha violates spirit of Panchayat Raj - Panchayat Raj Update - January 2013
  4. Lessons from Latin America - The Statesman 7.1.13
  5. Clothed in dignity - The Hindu, Jan. 18
  6. Reader's choice (small Hindi journals) - The Hindu, 21.1.13
  7. A tale of misplaced priorities - The Statesman, 24.1.13
  8. Small is beautiful - Frontier
  9. Integrity Livelihood Concerns - Garhwal Post 23.1.13
  10. When Dalit Women challenge the  power structure - Panchayat Raj Update Feb.
  11. Assessing Panchayats - Civil Society, Feb.
  12. Mangavaan's Message of Hope - One India, One People Feb.
  13. Growing Importance of Independent Journals - Mainstream, Feb. 8-14, 2013
  14. Of Irrigation and Corruption - Frontier Jan. 27-Feb. 2, 2013
  15. Fighting back in anger - The Hindu 12.2.13
  16. Flying like butterflies, touching the sky - Grassroots, February 15, 2013
  17. Power without ruin - Garhwal Post, 9.2.13
  18. Budget and weaker sections - Garhwal Post 19.2.13
  19. Monitoring budget justice - The Hindu - 21.2.13
  20. The struggle against Posco needs wider support - Mainstream Feb. 22-28, 2013
  21. Growing unity good for democracy - Garhwal Post, 20-2-13
  22. Rulers and the ruled - The Statesman, 28.02.13
  23. Why they migrate - Frontier
  24. Disha rescues troubled women - Civil Society, March
  25. Golden harvest for the landless - Civil Society March
  26. Rural decentralisation's contribution to agricultural development - Panchayat Raj Update - April 2013
  27. Increasing support for Pension Parishad's demands - Mainstream, March 1-7, 2013
  28. Spread the Reach - The Hindu, 4.3.13
  29. The Arms Bazaar - Deccan Herald, 4.3.13
  30. Disha - Distressed women become activists - Garhwal Post
  31. Panchayats' reform needed - Garhwal Post
  32. Improve security of students - The Hindu, 20.3.13
  33. Union Budget - Rhetoric and reality - The Statesman, 21.3.13
  34. To the rescue - The Hindu, 22.3.13
  35. Public health on paper - Deccan Herald, 27.3.13
  36. Yarns of woe - The Hindu, 29.3.13
  37. Pension Parishad raises hopes among the elderly - Mainstream, March 29 to April 4, 2013
  38. Fasts for social change - Garhwal Post, March 22
  39. Asha workers - care that counts - The Hindu, 2.4.13
  40. Its time Irom Sharmila''s demand is accepted to strengthen democracy - The Statesman, 5.4.13
  41. Rural decentralisation and the challenge of climate change - Panchayat Raj Update - March 2013
  42. Protecting biodiversity - not by dollars alone - Frontier, March 24-30
  43. Focus on Land Reforms - Civil Society, April.
  44. Peace Movements - The Statesman - April 10.
  45. Perils of voyeurism - The Hindu 16.4.13
  46. A tale of two panchayats - Barefoot College - Times, Feb 2013
  47. Mangal Singh, Rural Scientist - Grassroots, April
  48. Porn Connect - Statesman, April 23
  49. Trafficking Boom - Statesman, April 24
  50. Conflicts on Himalayan Dams can be resolved - Garhwal Post, April 5.
  51. Second generation reforms in panchayat raj - Moving ahead - Deccan Herald - April 24.
  52. Rural Communities Threatened By Excessine Mining -Panchayat Raj Update
  53. Army opposes Dam in Himachal Pradesh - Civil Society, May
  54. Dalit women panchayat leaders - One India One People, May
  55. Risk on a platter (GM Food) - The Hindu, 5.5.13
  56. Bangladesh Pulls Ahead of Pakistan - The Statesman, 8.5.13
  57. Perils of the African Land Grab - Statesman, 9.5.13
  58. Communal Harmony and Freedom Struggle in Mewat - Mainstream 11.5.13
  59. No justice for rural scientist - Farmers' Form, April-May 2013
  60. Liquor largesse and rural distress - The Statesman, May 15.
  61. Rapid spread of liquor vends increases violence against women - Mainstream, May 18
  62. Ideals put to test - The Hindu, 22.5.13
  63. Songs from the soil - The Hindu, 27.5.13
  64. Reason wounded: The grim reality of health and nutrition in India - The Statesman, 28.5.13
  65. Reason wounded: The grim reality of health and nutrition in India- II - The Statesman, 29.5.13
  66. Change in lifestyle leading to more malnutrition in India - Deccan Herald, 30.5.13
  67. Green solutions for world poverty - The Statesman, 5.6.13
  68. Tailor-made statistics (on leprosy) - The Hindu, 9.6.13
  69. Govt. must ensure immediate availability of anti-snake venom - The Statesman, 13.6.13
  70. Earth to redemption - The Hindu, 16.6.13
  71. Panchayat can be a big help in improving rural health care - Panchayat Raj Update, June
  72. How simple technologies can work wonders - Grassroots, 15, June 2013
  73. 9 million farmers vanish in 10 years - Statesman, 21.06.2013
  74. Don't forget the locals (Himalayan disaster) - Statesman, 28.06.2013
  75. A biting issue - The Hindu, 30.6.13
  76. Tough task for ASHAS - Civil Society, July
  77. Don't marginalise rural health - One India, One People, July
  78. Need for ASV in hospitals - mainstream, July 5-11, 2013
  79. Struggle against superstitions - Garhwal Post, Dec
  80. In mother's shoes  - The Hindu, 9.7.13
  81. Significance of Ishrat Jehan case - The Statesman, 9.7.13
  82. Farmers' crisis in India and urgency of remedial action - Mainstream, July 12-18, 2013
  83. Potential to save a million children - Deccan Herald, 12.7.13
  84. Small effort, big achievements - Jan Swasthya Sahyog - The Statesman, 14.7.13
  85. A close shave (Himachal Pradesh dam project) - The Hindu, 14.7.13
  86. Bringing clothes to centre of development discourse - Garhwal Post, 15 July 2013.
  87. A manual for housing rights - The Hindu, 19.7.13
  88. Lifting water without diesel - Mangal Turbine's role in reducing GHG emissions and farmers' expenses - Journal of Development Management, April-June 2013
  89. An invention in the waiting - The Hindu, 26.7.13
  90. Justice needed for most deprived among the OBCs - Mainstream, July 27.
  91. Panchayats can help to improve nutrition - Panchayat Raj Update, July
  92. Message of Swami Vivekanand - Garhwal Post
  93. A nutritious option, - The Hindu, 7.8.13
  94. Meals scheme, ICDS in need of reforms - Deccan Herald , 1.8.13
  95. Reforms needed in mid-day meals - Garhwal Post, 12 August
  96. What are parties scared of? - Statesman, 15.8.13
  97. Uttarakhand - Lessons to learn-man-made factors increase the damage – Deccan Herald, 17.8.13
  98. A catalyst for effective panchayat raj - Grassroots, August 15
  99. The essence of history: four crucial relationships - Mainstream, August 16-22
  100. Renewables-New hope in energy - Garhwal Post, 14.8.13
  101. Wanted- Comprehensive accident policy - Garhwal post, 23.8.13
  102. Give Panchayats important role in disaster management - Panchayat Raj Update, August.
  103. How green is our granary - Garhwal Post, August 28
  104. How sand mining causes ecological devastation - The Statesman 30.8.13
  105. Wilted flowers of a short-lived spring - The Statesman, 3.9.13
  106. Freelance journalism - Immense potential, many problems - Vidura, July-September 2013
  107. Can we realise the true potential of radio? - Vidura, July-September 2013
  108. Rural areas also need creches - One India, One People - August
  109. Justice for Maruti workers - Mainstream
  110. Mangal's Turbine - Civil Society, Sept.1
  111. India's threatened indigenous cows and bullocks - Farmers' Forum, August-September 2013
  112. Spirituality - The missing link - Garhwal Post
  113. The Other Punjab - Frontier, Sept. 1-7
  114. Blood for health's sake - The Hindu, 8 Sept.
  115. Domestic helps need justice - Statesman, 9 Sept.
  116. Narmada Jalsatyagraha morits wide support - Mainstream, Sept. 13-19, 2013
  117. Arushi-Hemraj Murder case - Garhwal Post
  118. Water warriors (Jal satyagraha) - The Hindu, September 15
  119. Flood-Control - Community Involvement is all important - The Statesman, September 15
  120. A tribute to Vinod Raina - Mainstream, Sept. 21
  121. Uttarakhand - Healers to the rescue - The Hindu, 22.9.13
  122. Barahanaja - Protecting a traditional mixed farming system - Garhwal Post
  123. Panchayat Raj and nutrition programmes - Panchayat Raj Update, Sept.
  124. How spread of Bt. Cotton contaminates the food chain - Mainstream, September 27 - October 3, 2013
  125. On Shahid Bhagat Singh - Mainstream, September 27- October 3, 2013
  126. Pachayats and conservation of seeds - Panchayat Raj Update
  127. Gandhi's relevance increasing in our violent world - Mainstream, October 4-10, 2013
  128. Hungry rivers hapless victims - The Hindu, 6.10.13
  129. Rice formula on the back burner - The Hindu, 13.10.13
  130. Is food security possible without farm security - The Statesman 15.10.13
  131. On the fast of Prof. G.D. Aggarwal - Mainstream 12.10.13 Garhwal Post
  132. Green No more - Frontier, Sept. 29
  133. Is a national unity government possible? - Mainstream, Oct. 18-24, 2013
  134. Save the golden hour (Road Accidents) - The Hindu, 25.10.13
  135. Decentralised approach to rice cultivation - Panchayat Raj Update
  136. Dr. Richharia's ideas can richly benefit rice farmers - One India One People, Nov.2013
  137. Fond memories of an Eminent Editor - Mainstream, Nov. 8-14, 2013
  138. Ignoring crucial evidence will kill faith in justice - Mainstream, Nov. 22-28, 2013
  139. Sailen Ghosh's contribution to evolving an alternative paradigm is invaluable - Mainstream, Nov. 22-28, 2013
  140. He always strove to help the poor Indian rice farmer - Grassroots, Nov. 15, 2013
  141. Mangal Turbine - Grassroots, November 15, 2013
  142. A crying shame (A barefoot scientist's problems) - The Statesman, 24.11.13
  143. The AAP model of decentralisation - Statesman, 26.11.13
  144. Unfortunate efforts by communal forces to misuse the name of Swami Vivekananda - Mainstream, Nov. 29- Dec.5
  145. Judicial Rule for panchayats possible - Panchayat Raj Update.
  146. Rural lives are being put at risk with ban on blood transfusion - Civil Society, Dec.
  147. Of environment and life style - Frontier, Nov. 24-30, 2013
  148. Towards pension for all elderly citizen - Garhwal Post, Dec. 4, 2013
  149. Comprehensive understanding of food security needed - Garhwal Post, Nov. 16, 2013
  150. High relevance of Gandhian economics - Garhwal Post, Dec.
  151. Don't welfare schemes translate into votes - Statesman, December 20
  152. Lesson from people's verdict - Mainstream, Dec. 14, 2013
  153. Towards a comprehensive understanding of food security - Mainstream, Dec. 28. 2013
  154. Pension reforms - Mainstream, Dec. 28, 2013
  155. Dalit sarpanch Kamla leads struggle for clearings - encroachments to plant 15000 trees - Barefoot College Times, Dec. 2013
  156. Shobha Devi brings new honour to neglected ward members - Barefoot College Times, Dec. 2013.
  157. Happiness, satisfaction can decline despite high growth _ The Asian Age, 10.12.13