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Apr 22, 2019
Earth Day 2019: Restored forests are often poor replacements for natural habitatStudies have found that restored forests survive only for 10 to 20 years.
Feb 27, 2019
Fire in Karnataka's Bandipur reserve that destroyed acres of forestland has been contained, say activistsSix days and more than 30,000 litres of water later, the wildfire in Karnataka’s Bandipur Tiger Reserve is still not completely out.
Feb 12, 2018
Defying global trends, India increases forest cover by 8,021 sq km in two years: State of the Forest ReportThe forest and tree cover of the country has increased by 8,021 square kilometres over the last two years, a latest government assessment said on Monday.
Jan 19, 2018
What The App: The best time management apps for Android smartphonesListed below are four best time management apps we think can help you to become productive this year.
Jun 30, 2017
Watch: China is building world's first forest cityArray
Jun 15, 2017
Video Volunteers: How Goa's Canacona forest reserve was saved from an 'afforestation' projectHow a few determined local residents demanded accountability and challenged decisions taken by a government department. When threatened by the lumbering bureaucratic attitude of Goa’s forest officials, local residents took steps such as filing the RTI and mobilising a public call-to-action based on video proof with scientifically-backed research.
May 19, 2017
Chhattisgarh names forest zone after late Anil Madhav DaveChhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh announced that a developed forest zone in Durg district will be named after the late minister Anil Madhav Dave
May 02, 2017
Maharasthra lost forests 660 times iconic Oval Maidan of Mumbai in seven yearsThe sate of Maharashtra lost 58.81 square kilometres (14,532 acres) of green cover in the seven years from 2005-06 to 2011-12, a first-of-its-kind satellite mapping of the state has revealed.
Oct 25, 2016
PM Narendra Modi warns of action against those who 'snatch' tribal rightsNatural resources in forests should not be exploited at the cost of tribals living there, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said, favouring stringent action against those who "snatch" away their land and rights.
Jul 01, 2016
A train simulator, a new launcher and an exercise in endurance; here are the best apps of the weekApp stores are chock full of apps and they’re everywhere, and they’re not all very good. How does one sift through all the junk and find the gems? This weekly series should sort that out for you.