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Illegal mining destroys forest cover in Karnataka

Vicky Nanjappa reports on how Karnataka is fast losing its flora to mining Illegal mining has wiped out 2,800 acres of forest land in Karnataka, according to the probe report by Lokayukta Justice......

Kathak school in US wins prestigious grant

A California-based Kathak school on Monday got a $120,000 grant from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to help support the spread of the Indian classical dance form.Chhandam Chitresh Das......

Fire in Uttaranchal forests spreading

A fire that broke out in the evergreen forests of Uttaranchal last week continues to spread, destroying rare species of flora and fauna in the region, official sources said on Tuesday.The fire has......

'Unpardonable sin to build a city on the banks of a river!'

'They are acquiring agricultural land almost free of cost promising an illusory rise which is worse than a chit fund scheme.' 'When I went there on a fact-finding mission, we found that one third......

Ruskin Bond: If I can't write, I might as well be dead

'I like the thought that I am competing successfully with writers much younger than me,' says Ruskin Bond. Ruskin Bond, the writer of over 130 books, at his home in Landour.Photograph: Seema......

'Climate change may cause extinction of rare NE flora, fauna'

A number of rare and endemic species of flora and fauna found in the North East may soon be extinct due to climate change unless conservation efforts are accelerated warns a new report."Species......

Gates, Hewlett earmark $9.1 mn for Indian kids

The William and Flora Hewlett and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundations announced a $9.1 million grant for Pratham, a non-profit organisation, recently to help 60 million children in India get added......

Bengal gets Rs 400 crore to develop Sundarbans tourism

Bengal's tourism department officials said the eco-tourism hub would have five star resorts, budget hotels, cottages, swimming pool, lake, club house, among others. The West Bengal government is......

The sad business of smuggling red sanders wood

According to sources, around 3,000 people are involved in the shady business, notes T E NarasimhanIn a small room with asbestos sheets for a roof in Aathimur village, Pavithra, 23, recently......

How India can reap the benefits of nanotech

This technology has potential uses in many sectors but India needs to invest more in R&D to reap the benefits of this fantastic science, says Surinder Sud. India was a late starter in exploiting......

Box Office: Dum Laga Ke Haisha, Ab Tak Chhappan 2 fail

The dry spell at the box office continues. Movies like Dum Laga Ke Haisha and Badlapur have got some great reviews but poor openings at the box office, adding to the list of unsuccessful movies......

Box Office: Badlapur fares below average

The dry spell at the box office continues. Badlapur got the thumbs up from critics but fared poorly at the box office. Trade analyst Vinod Mirani gives us the box office verdict......

No miracles for MSG, Roy at the box office

The dry spell at the box office continues. Riding on Ranbir Kapoor's shoulders did nothing for Roy. The Arjun Rampal-Jacqueline Fernandez starrer was a confusing, never-ending tale that had a......

Gurmeet Ram Rahim: Nothing in MSG is offensive

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh ‘Insan,’ who became an overnight Youtube sensation with his music video Love Charger, has kicked up quite a storm with his acting debut.......

Classic Revisited: Arjun, Sunny Deol's BEST action film

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Sunny Deol and Dimple Kapadia starrer Arjun (1985). The angst and frustration of Arjun Malvankar resonated with an......

India at Asian Games: Mary Kom leads women boxers charge into medal round

MC Mary Kom. Photograph: PTI Olympic bronze-medallist M C Mary Kom led the charge as Indian women boxers packed a powerful punch by assuring themselves of medals in each of the three weight......

India's schedule at the Asian Games on Sunday

India's schedule on the ninth day of the competitions at the Asian Games in Incheon on Sunday. ARCHERY: (All timings in IST) India v Japan: Recurve Women's Team Bronze Medal Match (06:30 am):......

Sports Shorts: First female coach of major men's team leaves job

Helena Costa, the first woman to be appointed coach of a men's team in the top two divisions of European football, has quit before taking charge of French club Clermont. "Helena Costa has decided......

Arnold Palmer, the king... 50 years after his final Masters' victory

Arnold Palmer essentially said while he was right in the mix at several majors, probably some deep psychological reasons sapped his ambition to cross the hill and win. May be he sub......

Soumyajit makes the cut at World TT Championships

India's Mouma Das, K Shamini and Madhurika Patkar have entered the main draw of the women's singles event while Soumyajit Ghosh too made the cut in the men's competition at the World Table Tennis......
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Now, Interpol to track wildlife crime

According to highly placed sources in the environment ministry, the increase in wildlife crime involving lesser known species would now be tracked... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/wildlife-crime-interpol-environment-ministry-poaching-illegal-trade/1/422112.html
A strawberry treat for strife-torn Karbi Anglong

Guwahati: Assam's strife-torn Karbi Anglong district is now savouring a fruit associated with gaiety and festivity. The district is producing sweet... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/A-strawberry-treat-for-strife-torn-Karbi-Anglong/articleshow/46448332.cms
Neolithic Weapons Recovered from the Chalakkudy River Basin

THRISSUR: A pair of ancient stone axes (Kanmazhu) were found from the bed of Chalakkudy River here on Tuesday. The recovery not only sheds light on... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Neolithic-Weapons-Recovered-from-the-Chalakkudy-River-Basin/2015/03/04/article2696668.ece
A trek to sing the glory of the armed forces

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Commandant, MRC, Brigadier S. Suresh Kumar flagging off a trekking expedition at Wellington on Tuesday.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/a-trek-to-sing-the-glory-of-the-armed-forces/article6957056.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
It's time to get serious about wildlife …

New York, March 4 (WAM) Illegal wildlife trade undermines rule of law, degrades ecosystems and severely hampers the efforts of rural communities... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/time-serious-wildlife-crime-un-213217686.html

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