Sundarbans, Dec 12
Imagine buying a plot of land only to see it vanishing into the river gradually after a few years!Thousands of farmers living on the banks of the islands in Sundarbans are struggling to pro...
Hyderabad, Dec 9
State level recovery plans have been proposed to save the Great Indian Bustard species from extinction.
Following suggestions by the Ministry of Environment and Forests, all bustard range...
Hyderabad, Nov 26
The latest International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Birds (2013) shows that fifteen bird species in India continue to be Critically Endangered (CR). Three other...
New Delhi, Nov. 22
NTPC Ltd said the power producer along with Indian Oil Corp Ltd (IOC) has set up a pilot plant for bio-fixation of carbon dioxide at the Faridabad power station.
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 18
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has said that Monday’s State-wide hartal has exposed the Opposition CPM’s doublespeak on the Kasturirangan panel report. Chandy told newspersons here that CP...
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 17
It is feared that the interests of the farmers in the spice and plantation-growing Idukki and Wayanad districts will be adversely affected if the recommendations were implemented.
Mumbai, Oct 9
The Bombay Natural History Society has urged for the support of human intervention in the conservation of species such as the Great Indian Bustard, Bengal Florican and Black breasted Parrotbill. T...
Rome, Sept 11
One third of the food produced worldwide is wasted, costing the global economy around $ 750 billion a year, a new report by the UN food agency said today. The Rome-based Food and Agricul...
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec. 15
‘The Centre has rejected the Gadgil report due to pressure from mining companies, real estate lobbies, timber lobbies and other corporate sectors.’
Hyderabad, Dec. 9
State-level recovery plans have been proposed to save the Great Indian Bustard species and protect them from extinction.
Following suggestions by the Ministry of Environme...
Bangalore, Nov 28
Waste management should be a social responsibility first and then a business proposal and companies should move towards zero waste discharge.
This was among the observations made at...
Nagapattinam (TN), Nov 23
Migratory birds have started arriving at the Point Calimere sanctuary on the Vedaranyam coast here with authorities taking extensive measures to ensure their protection following a steady decline...
Dello (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 20
Two eastern hoolock gibbons were captured and released from Dello village in Arunachal Pradesh to a safer and more suitable habitat in the Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary in the state.Continuing e...
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 15
Chandy appeals to settlers for calm
Lakhimpur Kheri (UP), Oct 10
Tourists visiting the world famous Dudhwa Tiger Reserve in the district this season will have to follow some new rules, including a ban on the entry of private vehicles into the jungle.
September 27, 2013
Investors want returns. Eco-warriors want to preserve forests and prevent poaching. Issuing bonds is the answer.
Kolkata, Sept 11
Canadian companies are looking for joint venture opportunities in small run-on-the-river hydroelectric capacities and biomass-based power generation projects in Eastern and North-Eastern States.