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IN PHOTOS: 10 most endangered species

The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature on Tuesday released a list of 100 species closest to extinction. More than 8,000 scientists......

President Pranab's address to Parliament: The transcript

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday addressed the first joint sitting of Parliament as mandatorily required under the Constitution after the general elections. The address is the political,......

How the media whitewashes Narendra Modi

Make no mistake: Modi is incurably authoritarian and will brook no dissent, says Praful Bidwai. When Indira Gandhi imposed the Emergency in 1975, the vast majority of Indian academics,......

Full Text: What Prez Obama said at the State of the Union Address

Read the full transcript of President Obama’s State of the Union address on Wednesday at the US Capitol in Washington. As prepared for delivery - Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of......

Human life is obviously cheaper in India than in the US

How on earth did Dr Manmohan Singh and his ministers conclude that the casualties of a disaster in a nuclear plant would be fewer than the deaths and injuries caused by the Bhopal gas tragedy? And......

Copenhagen: 10 'flagship' species at risk named

A report released at the Copenhagen climate change conference by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has listed ten species likely to suffer huge losses due to global......

Controversial deal to redevelop Jaipur lake before apex court

The dispute over the way in which the Rajasthan government is seeking to re-develop Jaipur's historic Mansagar lake and its environs, may come up before the Supreme Court today, report Paranjoy......

LNG - Pipe dreams vs reality

India and Japan issued a joint statement in September 2013 seeking to form a multilateral group of liquefied natural gas buyers to eliminate the premium that Asian importers pay to buy the fuel.......

Why govt should scrap Adani's Mundra plan

By refusing permission for the proposed ship-breaking facility, India can send a categorical message to the foreign ship owning countries that they should keep their own waste and recycle it, feels......

Why Bellary is to bleed again

It’s sleepless nights again for the residents of Kamtur village. Located on the fringes of the Kumaraswamy forest range, one of the six iron ore-bearing mountaintops in Karnataka’s......

  People speak for international union for conservation of nature

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ambuj kumar
Q. which flower gives worst smell? is it the largest flower of the world?
Ambuj Kumar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-flower-gives-worst-smell-is-it-the-largest-flower-of-t/21673311/answers/

ambuj kumar
Q. full form of IUCN Related to animal?
Ambuj Kumar:  A. International Union for Conservation of Nature. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/full-form-of-iucn-related-to-animal/21673311/answers/11730095

khan
Q. Expand IUCN, the world's main authority on the conservation status of species.
Khan:  A. International Union for Conservation of Nature more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/expand-iucn-the-worlds-main-authority-on-the-conservation-st/11730064/answers/13144561

Shinning Star
Q. What is the nests size of the red wood ant?
Shinning Star:  A. Red Wood Ants are usually considered by colony. One colony can consist of as many as half a million individuals, but is still generally considered...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-nests-size-of-the-red-wood-ant/13144558/answers/10446821

  Web results for International Union For Conservation Of Nature
Centre planning dedicated varsity on Ganga rejuvenation

To give an impetus to the Ganga rejuvenation programme, the Ministry of Water Resources is considering setting up a dedicated university for the... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=69538
Union Water Resources to Visit Arsenic Affected Districts Uma Bharti Inaugurates International Conference on Natural Treatment System for Safe and Sustainable Water Supply

The Minister said diminishing ground water level all over the world is matter of concern. She expressed the hope that experts from all over the... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3615201
The Game Changers

Schools, colleges and institutions of higher learning are not what they used to be five years ago. Today's classrooms are undergoing a huge... ...

http://digitallearning.eletsonline.com/2014/09/the-game-changers/
Speak out against destruction of Nature, academics told

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Noted poet and environmental activist B. Sugathakumari has urged the academic community to enlighten... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Thiruvananthapuram/speak-out-against-destruction-of-nature-academics-told/article6418695.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Conservation blooms in W Ghats

Research institutes, including city's ARI, have been reintroducing endangered species into Ghats for 5 years to prevent them from dying out Even... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/pune/civic/Conservation-blooms-in-W-Ghats/articleshow/42646289.cms

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