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Kutch's Ajrakh craft suffers, as declining water table, excess iron hamper artists' practice
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Kutch's Ajrakh craft suffers, as declining water table, excess iron hamper artists' practice

Ajrakh from Gujarat, a 16-stage, water-intensive block printing technique that uses natural dyes, is once again facing its major nemesis — poor quality of groundwater.

Supreme Court's decision banning sale of fire crackers a knee-jerk reaction to a serious problem
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Supreme Court's decision banning sale of fire crackers a knee-jerk reaction to a serious problem

How will one day's crackers change pollution levels? And why limit such genius solutions to just the capital when it is demonstrably true that the issue of air pollution and pollution in general is one that affects all of India?