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Jan 15, 2018
As forests, wildlife and tribals exist in uneasy equilibrium, could lions be prey to sixth mass extinction?We are in the middle of the sixth great mass extinction in Earth’s history. To put this in perspective, Earth lost the dinosaurs in the last great mass extinction event, 65 million years ago — so this is kind of a big deal | #FirstCulture
Dec 04, 2017
Will Haryana dilute Natural Conservation Zone, forest tags for Aravallis? NCR Planning Board meeting todayThe natural conservation zone tag ensures that the Aravallis is earmarked for conservation, rather than real estate. Construction is allowed only for 0.5%. Haryana has been constantly trying to remove this cap.
Nov 13, 2017
Watch: Chinese farmer turned eco-warrior takes on big businessArray
Oct 29, 2017
Narendra Modi hails NGO's 200-day campaign to clean Chandrapur fort, says it sets example of fostering co-operationPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the efforts of an NGO that ran a 200-day campaign to clean a fort at Chandrapur in Maharashtra.
Oct 10, 2017
Researchers create first comprehensive atlas of vertebrate life on EarthScientists have created the atlas of life - the first global review and map highlighting the whereabouts of 31,000 vertebrate species on the Earth.
Oct 09, 2017
President Ram Nath Kovind greets Territorial Army officials on force's 68th Raising DayTop officials of the Territorial Army (TA) met President Ram Nath Kovind on the occassion of its 68th Raising Day, said a statement on Monday.
Sep 16, 2017
The destruction of reefs is bad news for humanity: How we can work to reverse the damageIn the millions of years of their existence, coral reefs have never faced such a combined onslaught of stressors at such a pace as they do today.
Aug 12, 2017
Agra NGO to use radio frequency identification chip to improve plant careSince 2006, the NGO has been planting hundreds of saplings during the monsoon season in the city.
Jul 11, 2017
India should opt for Assam's Eri Silk to avoid murdering baby worms for status symbolMany people who object to wearing leather because it is made by killing and skinning animals, don't think twice about wearing silk.
Jul 06, 2017
France to end sale of petrol, diesel vehicles by 2040 to meet targets under Paris climate accordSeveral European countries, including France, have announced plans to dramatically reduce the amount of polluting petrol and diesel cars on their roads in favour of cleaner vehicles.