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In the ongoing World Trade Organisation (WTO) negotiations on trade and environment, it is being explored whether environment-friendly products should be brought in the ambit of environmental goods for the purpose of reduction of trade barriers. There are pros and cons of extending the scope of environmental goods, beyond pollution abatement...

The 55th round of the National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO ? June-July 2000) reported that around 51 per cent rural households, corresponding to 70-80 million families, burn kerosene in lanterns for light. Although 87 per cent of villages have been declared electrified, barely 43 per cent of rural households actually have power connections,...