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Jan 22, 2017
Winter is coming: Unusual chill is a reminder we urgently need to combat climate changeNow more than ever, we need innovative solutions to the climate change crisis
Jan 19, 2017
Jallikattu ban: BJP backs people of Tamil Nadu, blames UPA for depriving state of traditional sportOn 27 November 2010, the Supreme Court permitted jallikattu under the provisions of TNRJA, for a period of five months starting 15 January of any year.
Jan 19, 2017
2016 was the hottest year ever recorded: World Meteorological OrganizationThe world witnessed the hottest year on record in 2016, surpassing the exceptionally high temperatures of 2015.
Jan 16, 2017
Petition against illegal mining draws attention to poor resource management, environmental impactThe Mines Minerals & People (MM&P) is a growing alliance of individuals, institutions and communities who are concerned and affected by mining.
Jan 15, 2017
Trump's plan for Day 1 in White House: Scrap Obama orders, deport illegalsRolling back Obamacare and industry regulations. Deporting undocumented immigrants. Scrapping trade deals. And of course, building that border wall.
Jan 15, 2017
Watch: TM Krishna reclaims the word 'poromboke' and urges to 'Save Ennore Creek'The new video features TM Krishna sitting at various spots along the East Coast Road in Chennai which have seen rapid 'development' over the years — concrete replaces sand, trees and anything from the Earth.
Jan 08, 2017
China announces new 'environmental police' to tackle smog issueOfficials in Beijing have announced a new environmental police squad to root out illegal burning, the latest government response to the widespread public anger over China's persistent problems with smog.
Jan 05, 2017
Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat hits out at Modi govt, urges Centre to approve Bhagirathi ESZ planUttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday hit out at the Narendra Modi government accusing it of meting out "step-motherly treatment" to the state and asked it to immediately approve the proposed zonal plan for Bhagirathi eco-sensitive zone (ESZ).
Dec 28, 2016
Poaching at all-time high, but tiger numbers still rose in 2016Its not been a great year for wildlife. More tigers and leopards were poached in 2016 than in any year of the previous decade, pangolins were killed in the hundreds while thousands of marine animals perished — this, due to the debilitating effect of climate change. Yet, the good news is that the number of tigers still rose.
Dec 26, 2016
China to levy new tax to curtail environmental pollutionattling recurring pollution enveloping its cities, China has passed a new law to levy environment tax on polluters, specially on heavy industries.