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Will he, won't he? MP governor's 'resignation' keeps everyone guessing

Feb 27, 2015

Will he, won't he? MP governor's 'resignation' keeps everyone guessing

Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav kept everyone guessing all of Thursday after the media jumped the gun to announce his resignation. #Politics #India #BJP #NewsTracker #Bhopal #Madhya Pradesh #Ram Naresh Yadav #MPPEB forest guard scam #MP assembly
Don't celebrate rising numbers just yet: Indian tigers are not out of the woods

Jan 22, 2015

Don't celebrate rising numbers just yet: Indian tigers are not out of the woods

How many tigers can our forests hold? If the numbers keep increasing, can they be managed? With the government's prime focus being 'development', will forests become a casualty? #ConnectTheDots #forest #Tiger #Prakash Javadekar #man animal conflict #Wildlife conservation
Greenpeace activist offloaded: How did the IB issue a look-out circular?

Jan 15, 2015

Greenpeace activist offloaded: How did the IB issue a look-out circular?

What compelled the government to get the Greenpeace campaigner Priya Pillai offloaded at the New Delhi airport from a London-bound flight on January 11? #ConnectTheDots #Intelligence Bureau #Forest Rights Act #Delhi government #Greenpeace #Modi government #Priya Pillai #Foreign NGOs
Tropical forests absorb more CO2, says new NASA study

Jan 02, 2015

Tropical forests absorb more CO2, says new NASA study

Tropical forests may be absorbing far more carbon dioxide in response to its rising atmospheric levels than many scientists thought, a new NASA-led study says. #NewsTracker #Nasa #Carbon dioxide #atmosphere #Rain forests #tropical. absorb co2

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200 crore roadside trees  How Nitin Gadkari's math is flawed

Jun 22, 2014

200 crore roadside trees How Nitin Gadkari's math is flawed

Not just highways, every road in India will have to be lined with trees to achieve Nitin Gadkaris target. Will his government then turn to claim natural forests in the name of development? #HowThisWorks #BJP #Nitin Gadkari #MNREGA #Ministry of Environment and Forests #Trees #200 crore trees #Rural development ministry
Elephant deaths in Jalpaiguri Why speed limit is not the solution

Nov 15, 2013

Elephant deaths in Jalpaiguri Why speed limit is not the solution

Railways cant sacrifice efficiency by making trains crawl through forests. Monitoring of wildlife movement cant be foolproof along long stretches of railway tracks. But symbolism is cheaper than investment. #ConnectTheDots #Forest Department #Railways #Elephants #North Bengal #Jaldhaka Bridge #Elephant deaths