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PHOTOS: Incredible India's heritage sites

The Great Himalayan National Park conservation area, a rich biodiversity in Himachal Pradesh and home to several rare and threatened species of flora and fauna, was on Monday approved for......

Questions India needs to ask on world biodiversity day

India is the chair of Convention on Biological Diversity till 2014. India has the chance to lead the world with setting high standards on biodiversity protection within India and with operations......

In PHOTOS: Endangered species fight for survival

Some of the most unique animals today are at the risk of becoming extinct. In 2010 -- the International Year of Biodiversity -- the United Nations wanted efforts to slow the accelerating pace of......

Why I would not support a ban on meat

Banning meat is cruel demonetisation. It is stealing from the poor, nothing less, writes Sunita Narain. Recently at the release of our book First Food: Culture of Taste, which discusses the link......

7 new frog species found in Western Ghats

Seven new miniature frog species, which can comfortably sit even on a child's thumbnail, have been discovered by Indian scientists in the Western Ghats after five years of extensive exploration.......

What other farmers can learn from Manipur's Devakanta

Potshangbam Devakanta from Manipur shows the way in conserving the biodiversity of the state, farming around 100 traditional varieties of paddy and rare medicinal plants, finds Manu A B/Rediff.com.......

Rich-poor divide comes to fore at biodiversity meet

It was a virtual throwback to the rhetoric of the North-South divide. As the delegates at the United Nations Convention on Biodiversity here struggled to arrive at an agreement on how to find......

NBA to file case against developers of BT Brinjal

The National Biodiversity Authority (NBA) is all set to file the country's firstever bio-piracy criminal case against companies involved in developing BT Brinjal by using its local variety, a top......

World Bank nods $23.5m biodiversity loan for India

The World Bank on Thursday approved a $15.36 million credit and $8.14-million grant for a project to conserve high-value forest areas while improving the livelihoods of forest dependent communities......

Jairam talks tough before global meet

Inclusion of human pathogens in biodiversity and the use of derivatives of bio-resources are the non-negotiables for India at the upcoming Convention on Biological Diversity, wherein the country......
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Pink flamingos take flight from Mumbai's first biodiversity center in Airoli

Calling it one of its kind centre that will not only prove significant for students and researchers but also tourists to understand the need for... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/photo-gallery-pink-flamingos-take-flight-from-mumbai-s-first-biodiversity-center-in-airoli-2423419
international scientists appeal to Trump on his first 100 days

US President Donald Trump has called global warming a “ hoax ” perpetrated by the Chinese and appointed a foe of environmental... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/international-news/yes-climate-change-matters-international-scientists-appeal-to-trump-on-his-first-100-days-59342.html
Tribals up in arms after govt links Niyamgiri Suraksha Samiti with Maoists in Odisha

On 25 April, hundreds of tribals and several members of various civil society organisations protested outside the Vedanta's refinery plant in... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/tribals-up-in-arms-after-govt-links-niyamgiri-suraksha-samiti-with-maoists-in-odisha-59113.html
Arunachal Pradesh monastery sets aside forest area as CCA

A Buddhist Cultural Society and a confederation of over 20 villages in Arunachal Pradesh have set aside a sizeable forest area, belonging to a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/arunachal-pradesh-monastery-sets-aside-forest-area-as-cca-117042800337_1.html
NGT initiates suomotu proceedings

Kozhikode: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has initiated suo motu proceedings over the widespread damage caused to the bio-diversity of Munnar... ...

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