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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......

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.......

Stunning Images from the Underwater Photographer of the Year contest

The Underwater Photographer of the Year competition has announced the winners of this year’s contest, with France’s Gabriel Barathieu being named Underwater......

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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Temperature drop led to mass extinction 35 million years ago

Scientists have found the first evidence of mass extinction of Australian animals caused by a dramatic drop in global temperatures 35 million years... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/temperature-drop-led-to-mass-extinction-35-million-years-ago-117032400302_1.html
Indonesia increases estimate for cruise ship reef damage

Indonesia said today a cruise ship on a voyage organised by a British company had damaged about 18,900 square metres of coral reef, increasing the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/indonesia-increases-estimate-for-cruise-ship-reef-damage-117032201047_1.html
Majuli all set to become India's 1st carbon neutral district

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched initiatives to develop Majuli, world biggest river island, as India's first carbon neutral... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/assam-cm-sarbananda-sonowal-majuli-all-set-to-become-india-s-1st-carbon-neutral-district-55207.html
Bid to make Majuli carbon neutral

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal addressing the International Day of Forests celebration function, in Guwahati on Tuesday. UB Photos GUWAHATI,... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=mar2217/at056
Macron's French presidential bid gathers pace as minister joins campaign

The backing of ecology party lawmaker and biodiversity minister Barbara Pompili is expected to be followed by more defections from the government... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-macron-s-french-presidential-bid-gathers-pace-as-minister-joins-campaign-2361862

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