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RTI activist shot dead near Gujarat HC

A prominent Right to Information activist, who had filed a public interest litigation against illegal mining in Gir forest region, was shot dead by two unidentified gunmen opposite Gujarat high......

Veerappan encounter was fake: Rights activists

Human rights activists have claimed that the Special Task Force had staged-managed the encounter in which forest brigand Veerappan and his three associates were killed in October last......

Coal bill battle in RS, delay may affect power sector

Any delay in passing the coal bill may cause a crisis in the coal sector which would also affect the power sector. Rashme Sehgal reports for Rediff.com The recent coal block auctions of 19 mines......

Travel ban on Greenpeace activist removed by court

The Delhi high court on Thursday set aside the government’s decision to offload Greenpeace activist Priya Pillai from an aircraft to London two months back, saying it was......

Why governments don't like certain NGOs

'There is nothing traitorous about highlighting the poor record of your own government. If the Indian government does something wrong, we all have the right to point this out at any forum,......

Niyamgiri poised for voting on bauxite mining for Vedanta plant

The Supreme Court on April 18 ordered the villagers be provided with basic forest rights in form of the land titles A recent show on a local Doordarshan channel about Dongria Kondhs, indigenous......

Was it right to stop Vedanta?

The Minister of Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh's order stopping Vedanta Aluminium and the Orissa Mining Corporation from mining bauxite in the Niyamgiri hills to feed the company's......

No forest rights violation at Posco site: Orissa

The Orissa government has refuted allegations of the four-member committee of the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) and the Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MoTA), on the issue of violations of......

It's the right climate for change

The new Indian position articulated in Parliament by the minister of state for environment and forests is a mix of pragmatism and principle, says Business Standard.In defining a new and nuanced......

Sounds to come alive on Google Earth

Here's good news for Internet enthusiasts. Ethnic sounds - right from the Brazilian rain forest to Arctic ice sheets - will now accompany the location-sighting venture on Google Earth."Our......

Allu Arjun to star alongside Varun Dhawan in ABCD 2

Get your lowdown on what’s happening in Telugu cinema right here! Image: Allu Arjun   Allu Arjun appears in a cameo in ABCD2, directed by Remo D’Souza.   This......

Golden Globes 2015: The Top 10 Moments

Here's looking at some of the high points in the ceremony! There was something for everyone at the 72nd Golden Globe Awards this year, with surprises to please lovers of twist-endings, bold wins......

Review: Nothing to Roar about!

You'd be naive to go into this one looking for top grade acting or direction, says Paloma Sharma. A wildlife photographer on an assignment in the Sunderbans finds a white tiger cub caught in a......

'Neenaade Naa is a true story'

Popular Kannada actor Devaraj has forayed into film production with his family’s maiden venture Neenaade Naa (I have become you) releasing today, October 17, across Karnataka. Devaraj, who is......

First look: Sushant Singh Rajput as MS Dhoni

A look at the Top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: After Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Mary Kom, get ready for yet another biopic on a sports person. The first look of M S Dhoni is......

Serie A: Totti brace gives Roma draw against Lazio

Francesco Totti of AS Roma celebrates after scoring Photograph: Paolo Bruno/Getty Images Irrepressible AS Roma captain Francesco Totti scored twice to haul the Serie A title challengers back from......

League Cup: Lampard strikes twice in City's magnificent seven

Frank Lampard, right, of Manchester City celebrates with Jesus Navas after scoring. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images Frank Lampard and Edin Dzeko scored twice as holders Manchester City......

Belgian F1 Grand Prix: Rosberg beats teammate Hamilton to pole

Formula One leader Nico Rosberg swept to pole position at the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday with Mercedes team mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton alongside on the front row after a wet qualifying......
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Timely efforts by judge help save newborn monkey in distress

Help arrived in time for a newborn monkey, thanks to the efforts of a local judge here on Sunday. A troop of monkeys was jumping from tree to tree,... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/468868/timely-efforts-judge-help-save.html
Tree Act being misused fear environmentalists

With the State government giving its nod for amendment to Karnataka Tree Act that allows for 26 species of trees to be cut without prior permission... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/468792/tree-act-being-misused-fear.html
10 wildlife photos that'll amaze you

Rathika Ramasamy’s passion for clicking pictures led her to become India's first female wildlife photographer. Click here for her story.... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/travel-10-wildlife-photos-thatll-amaze-you/20150330.htm
Costume design for films is a very hands-on job - Kunal Rawal

A menswear specialist, designer Kunal Rawal is the man behind the stylish looks of B-Town's handsome hunks like Akshay Kumar, Shahid Kapoor, Ranbir... ...

http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/movies/features/type/view/id/8144
RTI reveals 82% of tribal rights entitlement cases are quashed

The Forest Rights Act of 2006 provides land rights to forest-dwelling communities. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-rti-reveals-82-of-tribal-rights-entitlement-cases-are-quashed-2072934

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