Sonal Shukla 1941-2021: A Tribute

Feminist activist, cultural icon, intersectional women's activist

Category: Tributes

by Vibhuti Patel | On 13 Sep 2021

Supporting the creative economy for sustainable development in Southeast Asia

The creative economy has the potential to not only strengthen the expansion of global value chains, increase digital adoption among creative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), fuel the export...

Category: Culture and Literature

by Pitchaya Sirivunnabood | On 01 Sep 2021

Tribute: Gail Omvedt (1941-2021)

Tribute to Gail Omvedt : feminist scholar, dalit and feminist activist died on August 25, 2021

Category: Tributes

by Vibhuti Patel | On 09 Sep 2021

Who’s Afraid of Naomi Osaka?

As an extraordinarily powerful individual, Naomi Osaka presents challenges to institutional power most of us can only imagine. If she worked in coordination with other top athletes across different sp...

Category: Sports

by Jeffrey Montez de Oca | On 21 Jun 2021

Know your Publishing Space: Abstracting and Indexing Databases

This article explains the terms and practices of “indexing" journals and abstracting databases with a brief history of the practice. It points out the problems and issues in this field that researcher...

Category: Media: academic publishing

by Shubhada Nagarkar | On 14 Jun 2021

The Noel D'Cunha Sunday Column: The Tale of Typesetting

The first time, printing interns at PrintWeek saw an old newspaper, they were stupefied. It was so difficult to imagine typesetting, one by one, by hand, every tiny letter of metal in complex lockups...

Category: Noel D'Cunha column/Printweek

by Noel D'Cunha | On 14 Feb 2021

Prakriti Karyashala Case Studies: Bringing Balance to the Ecosystem: Restoring Degraded Wildlife Habitats

Restoring wildlife habitat around Shivnagari, Ajmer, Rajasthan has ensured that domestic animals of the village are no longer under threat. This has also meant better pastureland for the cattle with...

Category: Ecomanagement

by Anjali P Iyer | On 12 Feb 2021

Know Your Publishing Space: Open Access Publishing

Publishing research in open access journals has been widely discussed over the last decade. Both free access and open access give the reader seamless access to research papers/articles. So, what’s the...

Category: Education, higher

by Shubhada Nagarkar | On 01 Feb 2021

Employment Generation in Difficult Times: Reflections on Kerala Budget

Despite high educational attaintments, educated unemployment is a worrying feature of Kerala. Some of the suggestions made by the Kerala Finance Minister are discussed below. The note suggests that tu...

Category: India: Union and All Budgets

by Rakkee Thimothy | On 02 Feb 2021

IMF and Big Business for Universal Vaccination Better Red, than Dead

The me-first policy on vaccine sharing will bring losses of $203 billion to $5 trillion to rich countries, while the returns are the highest if they support global universal vaccination.

Category: COVID and Associated disaster and pandemic literature

by Prabir Purkayastha | On 01 Feb 2021