INTERVIEW – Kaushalya Foundation keen to create agri-entrepreneurs in India’s eastern hinterland

Kaushalya Foundation, a non-government organisation (NGO) working for the welfare of farmers for over a decade, has set its eyes in promoting agri-entrepreneurs at the district levels in the eastern Indian state of Bihar. The NGO promoted by IIM Ahmedabad alumnus Kaushlendra Kumar, has grabbed attention in recent years for helping farmers in more than […]

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Australia to be sued over mining project’s ‘unmerciful’ destruction of Indigenous land

The Australian federal government is facing a lawsuit over damage done to Indigenous land by a decades-old mining project. Gumatj leader Galarrwuy Yunupingu revealed on Saturday that he and his people were taking legal action against the commonwealth, seeking compensation for the loss of native title over the minerals exploited by mine operator Nabalco and its successor, […]

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INTERVIEW: Last-mile refrigerated delivery business to witness robust growth

Carrier Transicold, the land transport refrigeration solution vertical of global refrigeration giant Carrier, is expecting  robust growth in the last mile refrigerated delivery business in India as the country moves to adopt cold chain infrastructure in the years ahead.  Speaking to Indoasiancommodities.com’s Ritwiik Sinha recently, Pankaj Mehta, MD (India & South Asia), Carrier Transicold, emphasised […]

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