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Mar 07, 2017
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams temple wants to rear endangered civet cats: Here's whyA shortfall of civet oil or Punugu Thailam has triggered a major row between the temple administration and the Forest Department of Andhra Pradesh
Feb 26, 2017
Kaziranga-BBC row: Do we need to rethink how we conserve an endangered species?The controversy over Kaziranga forest department officials allegedly shooting poachers on sight prompts the question: Is there a way to protect animals, and human life?
Feb 11, 2017
Liverpool ban 'The Sun' journalists from Anfield over Hillsborough disaster coverageLiverpool have banned The Sun's reporters from their stadium and training ground over the tabloid's coverage of the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, a source familiar with the matter confirmed.
Feb 11, 2017
Ajay Tyagi to head capital markets regulator Sebi, to take charge on March 1Tyagi, a 1984 batch IAS officer of Himachal Pradesh cadre, is at present Additional Secretary (Investment) in the Department of Economic Affairs and handles capital markets, among others.
Feb 07, 2017
Chennai oil spill: NGT to hear pleas seeking compensation for victimsThe National Green Tribunal on Tuesday transferred to its Southern Bench two pleas seeking compensation to people affected by the recent oil spill off the coast of Tamil Nadu and seizure of the vessels involved.
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.
Dec 29, 2016
Boko Haram leader rubbishes Nigerian president's claims, says group safe, not crushedBoko Haram, which last year pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, has been in the grip of a power struggle.
Dec 17, 2016
This winter, severe anti-cyclone situation might escalate Delhi pollution, says CSE executive directorTo decode the plan and understand its efficacy, Debobrat Ghose of Firstpost speaks to Anumita Roychowdhury, executive director (Research and Advocacy) and head, air pollution and clean transportation programme at Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), one of the stakeholders in the planning process.
Dec 15, 2016
Muslim women respond to a hate crime by handing out roses at Forest Hill stationArray
Dec 15, 2016
'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' movie review: For fans tired of the ‘formula’ in the franchiseRogue One had a lot to live up to. No only did it have to contend with matching up to the cultural phenomenon of the original trilogy, but also with the acclaim of last year’s The Force Awakens which created whole new bunch of young Star Wars fans. Luckily Rogue One does something The Force Awakens was too scared to — it ventures into new territory and traverses into a bold and dark new direction while still delivering the massive scale and action adventure mood. It’s huge, it’s action packed and it’s solid entertainment.