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Jan 18, 2019
At Arunachal Pradesh's Basar Confluence, a celebration of Galo culture, an ecofriendly way of lifeThe Basar Confluence of Arunachal Pradesh provides a glimpse into the way Galo people eat, fish and practice art. The festival also focuses on causing no damage to the environment, which is central to the Galo culture
Oct 01, 2018
Bamboochi: Handcrafted and customisable, bicycles made out of bamboos are in for the long haulIt’s been five years now that Pathak has been creating bicycles out of bamboo, a passion-driven enterprise he’s christened, ‘Bamboochi’.
Aug 21, 2018
IKEA looking at West Bengal as a sourcing hub, says West Bengal finance minister Amit MitraSwedish furniture retail company IKEA has evinced interest in sourcing products from West Bengal, state Finance Minister Amit Mitra on Tuesday said
Aug 13, 2018
Kin of Odisha elephant attack victims to receive speedy compensation, says Principal Chief Conservator of Forests Debabrata SwainThe PCCF stressed the need for awareness programmes in schools, colleges and villages to reduce man-elephant conflict in Odisha.
Dec 16, 2017
Narendra Modi unveils key connectivity projects in Mizoram, Meghalaya to boost development in North EastNarendra Modi inaugurated crucial connectivity and power projects in Mizoram and Meghalaya to accelerate development in the northeastern states, a focus area of his government's Act East Policy
Dec 13, 2017
India can answer its environmental woes by involving local communities under Biological Diversity ActOne example of citizen participation comes from the Mendha Lekha village in Maharashtra, which recorded and tracked its biological wealth in 2004.
Sep 01, 2017
Watch: End of the line for Cambodia's homegrown 'Bamboo Train'With a wooden platform jerry-rigged to a small engine, Cambodia's one-of-a-kind "Bamboo Train" delights tourists as it clatters through bucolic countryside — but its days are numbered as the Southeast Asian nation plans a railways overhaul.
Jul 30, 2015
Whoa! Panda accused of faking pregnancy to get five-star treatmentPandas are generally associated with being lazy. But a panda at Taipei zoo in Taiwan pulled a clever one on zoo worker's.
May 20, 2015
Giant pandas have not evolved to eat bamboo, says studyDespite two million years of munching almost exclusively on bamboo, the giant panda's gut has not adapted to eating the plant - putting the creatures in an "evolutionary dilemma", scientists said.
Oct 17, 2011
Wacom Launches New Bamboo Edition TabletsThe new multi-touch and pen tablets are targeted at those wanting to create personalised digital content like drawings and other forms of art.