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May 08, 2017
Drought in the Western Ghats Part 1: Urbanisation demands see hills sacrificed to whims of mining, industry lobbiesThe towering Western Ghats, one of the world's largest natural areas of biodiversity, and providing magnificent green cover over south India, is under threat. And with its destruction, south India is becoming more and more parched every year
Apr 29, 2017
Kerala drought: Preservation of Western Ghats key to prevent water crisis in the long runThe rain god has spurned Kerala, endowed with 44 rivers and many backwaters, but the disaster is as much to do with nature as with humans.
Mar 03, 2014
AAP begins campaign in Kerala: Will it affect Cong or CPM?The enthusiasm generated by the announcement of just two AAP candidates and the CPM’s desperation to lure the Christians and the Church show that the equations are changing fast.
Jan 07, 2014
In Kerala, LDF MLAs continue protest against Western Ghats reportThirteen MLAs belonging to CPI-M led LDF Opposition in Kerala on Tuesday staged a sit-in in front of the Assembly complex demanding rejection of the "anti-farmer" recommendations of the Kasturirangan report on Western Ghat conservation.
Dec 05, 2013
Narayan Rane called Parrikar, sought Nitesh's release from jailThe GOA CM denied having gone soft on the son of Industries Minister of Maharashtra.
Nov 20, 2013
Kerala govt to convene all-party meet to discuss Western Ghats reportWith protests continuing in the hill ranges over Centre's move to implement key recommendations of the Kasturirangan report on Western Ghats conservation, Kerala government on Wednesday decided to convene an all-party meeting to arrive at a consensus on the matter.
Nov 18, 2013
Chandy flays LDF for hartal over Western Ghats reportTerming as "politically motivated" the strike by CPI-M led LDF over Kasturirangan report on Western Ghats conservation, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy warned that the government would deal with the situation firmly.
Oct 28, 2013
'Fragile Western Ghats prone to disaster if conservation delayed'The extremely fragile Western Ghats region is highly prone to natural calamities and chances of an Uttarakhand-like tragedy in the region cannot be ruled out if scientific conservation initiatives are not being implemented at the earliest, says a leading environmentalist.