Orissa

Regulator and regulated breaching the law in Odisha

The aftermath of an industrial accident at a Vedanta coal power plant.

| Feb 01, 2019

Converging into a whole

Model community forestry initiatives in Orissa are defying Forest Department efforts to control and exploit the region’s forests.

| Jul 05, 2012

Penury in plenty

As a result of the failure of the public distribution system, four districts in Orissa have become notorious for starvation deaths.

| Jul 01, 2003

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