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Elephant cries after he is freed from captivity

Jul 08, 2014

Elephant cries after he is freed from captivity

A fifty-year-old elephant, was recently rescued from its owners in Uttar Pradesh. #India #Raju #Cruelty to animals #Elephant #Wildlife #Elephant rescued #Elephant Raju
Maharashtra gets its 6th tiger sanctuary at Bor, off Nagpur

Jul 03, 2014

Maharashtra gets its 6th tiger sanctuary at Bor, off Nagpur

The announcement was made by Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar in New Delhi. #India #Environment #Wildlife #Prakash Javadekar #Wardha #New Bor Sanctuary
Wildlife poacher Bheema, wanted in several cases, arrested

Jun 11, 2014

Wildlife poacher Bheema, wanted in several cases, arrested

A notorious wildlife poacher, wanted in a number of cases by several states has been arrested by the officials of Lansdowne forest division of Uttarakhand. #India #NewsTracker #Uttarakhand #Wildlife #Lansdowne #Wildlife Crime Control Bureau
Can the Modi sarkar chart a green road to growth?

May 31, 2014

Can the Modi sarkar chart a green road to growth?

Striking a balance between growth imperatives and green concerns is not impossible. It requires sincerity in politics, economy and science. The key challenges before the Modi sarkar #Environment #Narendra Modi #Wildlife #Prakash Javadekar #PM Modi #PM Narendra Modi #Environment-friendly growth
Assam: Activist awarded for conservation efforts amidst insurgency

May 28, 2014

Assam: Activist awarded for conservation efforts amidst insurgency

Sunil Sarkar's effort to preserve flora and fauna in the Manas National Park at the height of the insurgency in the 1980s and 90s has now fetched him national laurels. #NewsTracker #Assam #Manas National Park #Sunil Sarkar #Mahindra Wildlife Warriors Awards 2013

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India's latest conservation fix: dehorn rhinos, deport leopards

Mar 10, 2014

India's latest conservation fix: dehorn rhinos, deport leopards

Assam minister mulls cutting off rhino horns to save them from poachers. Maharashtra lawmakers seek removal of all leopards from Mumbai's Aarey colony to resolve conflict. #India #Environment #NewsTracker #Assam #Conservation #ULFA #Wildlife #Aarey Colony
Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Mar 02, 2014

Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Our weak and complicated green clearance norms help neither development nor environment. But instead of making the process simple and robust, the UPA has been busy undercutting it. #Manmohan Singh #Environment #POSCO #Veerappa Moily #Wildlife Trust of India #Lok Sabha polls #Green clearance

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Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Jul 08, 2014

Bad Trip: Travel’s Misadventures

From getting lost at a foreign airport to unexpected encounters with wildlife, many trips are defined by the sometimes maddening, sometimes hilarious, things that go awry...
Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Jul 06, 2014

U.S. reverses proposal to list wolverine as threatened species

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service official has ordered federal biologists to withdraw their conclusion that the last 300 wolverines in the continental United States deserve threatened species status...
Green clearance: PMO can always step in but not to mess it up further

Jul 03, 2014

African wildlife-hunting cheerleader Kendall Jones targeted by critics

A cheerleader for Texas Tech University with a growing following for hunting African wildlife has found herself in the crosshairs of critics who want her banned from the continent...