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Mar 21, 2018
Airbnb to partner with Central government to promote tourism and livelihood opportunities in North East IndiaAirbnb train core teams of the NERLP and NERCORMP, which will further train existing and potential hosts on home sharing.
Feb 26, 2018
Mumbai's Mangrove Warriors: Meet the citizens who're working to reclaim city's lost mangrovesMumbai and Navi Mumbai were built on land 'reclaimed' from the sea — and wetlands and mangroves were the collateral damage
Feb 18, 2018
India dealing with environmental crisis but govt in denial, says lawyer Ritwick DuttaMultiple studies conducted recently have shown that India is dealing with an environmental crisis.
Feb 13, 2018
Taj Mahal entry fee hiked by govt; Rs 200 charge introduced to access main mausoleumThe tourists visiting the Taj Mahal will have to shell out extra from 1 April as the government has decided to introduce Rs 200 charge for seeing the main mausoleum and also raise the entry fee to Rs 50 from Rs 40
Feb 07, 2018
Vietnam jails environmental blogger Hoang Binh for 14 years; US 'deeply troubled' by convictionA court in central Vietnam jailed a prominent environmental blogger on Tuesday for 14 years for abusing his democratic freedom and opposing officials on duty
Jan 25, 2018
Narendra Modi's Davos speech: Land, labour reforms are key to nudge investors to put money on the tableModi was more a salesman than a statesman at the world stage, telling the big business leaders about the changes his government has brought about in the last three and a half years to make India the best business destination
Jan 11, 2018
Donald Trump says US could return to Paris climate agreement, claims he has 'no problem' with dealDonald Trump said that US could "conceivably" return to the Paris climate accord, although he stopped short of signaling any move in that direction.
Jan 03, 2018
Andhra Pradesh, Telangana fight over Godavari, Krishna waters, but who will save the rivers?In modern India, political regimes of Telangana and Andhra have fought tooth and nail for the monopoly of the water source of both rivers.
Jan 02, 2018
ASI to restrict number of tourists visiting Taj Mahal to 40,000 daily, put a three-hour cap on each ticketThe Archaeological Survey of India is likely to restrict the number of tourists visiting the Taj Mahal to 40,000 daily, and put a three-hour cap on each ticket holder to tour the 17th-century Mughal monument in a bid to preserve the heritage site, a source in the culture ministry told PTI.
Dec 31, 2017
Environment in 2017: Questionable policies, climate change apathy are no longer options2017 has taught us several things about escalating carbon emissions, the real impact of global warming and the responsibility that rests on the shoulders of our elected representatives #YearInReview