Tue April 23, 2019  |  Updated 04:22 AM IST   | Home | Sitemap | Rss Feed
E-Paper

Nature

Malabar Neem A boon for farmers in Jammu

Dr Kamal Kishore Malabar Neem (Melia composita) is also known as Burma Dek. It belongs to family of neem and local drek. But it is...

Snake diversity of Jammu City

Amit Sharma A SOS phone call on November 11 at around 8:00 am, the caller in a highly tensed voice said that there is a...

Modern Day Packaging of Food A source of toxins

Dr. Asha Singh In our modern society, readymade junk food is preferred over homemade food and most of these ready to eat food items are...

Plastic invades Karloop

Ashwani Sharma It’s not a good story to tell anyways . Rather,painful and worrisome. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and ban on plastics notwithstanding , villages in...

BAEL A wonderful fruit

Dr. Banarsi Lal Dr. Vikas Tandon Bael (Aegle marmelos) is a holy plant native to India and has high ethnomedicinal, therapeutic and pharmaceutical significance. It...

Need for Green Libraries

Dr  Meghna Dhar Great libraries are fruits and roots of great civilizations. From times immemorial, a library is a temple of learning where light of...

Panchgavya for animals

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi In an earlier article I talked about the miraculous effects of Panchgavya on crops. Dr K. Natarajan, who has written the book...

Can animal testing be safe for humans?

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Millions of animals are torn open every year in laboratories because people - and those in government- feel safer knowing that almost...

The Wonder Grass

Ashok Sharma Nature has provided  us with many plants such as tulsi, amla, bel, plash, etc which have religious importance and are used on the...

Panchgavya for farmers

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi A recent book I have picked up, from the The Other India Bookshop, is a manual on Panchgavya by Dr. K. Natarajan. Dr....

Eggs You take them directly or indirectly

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Personally I find the thought, of eating an egg, revolting. It is the period blood of a hen and, if you break...

Download Daily Excelsior Apps Now:

Editorial