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Jun 11, 2019
In MP's Panna district, villagers launch initiative to restore local water bodies as successive droughts give rise to malnutrition, migrationHaving faced subsequent droughts, residents of Kalyanpur village in Panna district of Madhya Pradesh's Bundelkhand region have been working day and night to restore a local lake to end the water crisis in the area, a result of which has been increase in cases of malnutrition, anaemia, TB and silicosis and migration of youths
Mar 29, 2019
Residents of MP's Kota Gunjapur were promised electricity but govt's Saubhagya scheme is yet to reach themVillage Kota Gunjapur, located within the Panna tiger reserve, does not have two basic amenities.
Mar 09, 2019
In search of a tiger: Wildlife encounters and the humbling, raw grandeur of natureMadhya Pradesh boasts of many tiger reserve forests and the three on our itinerary were at Pench, Bandhavgarh and Panna.
Jan 20, 2019
Meghalaya mining tragedy lessons go unheeded in MP as labourers face death and disease in quest for diamondsEven as nearly 20 died in separate incidents over the past few weeks while illegally mining coal in Meghalaya, similar operations continue to endanger lives in Madhya Pradesh.
Nov 13, 2018
No straight fight for Congress and BJP in Bundelkhand; SP, BSP add new twists and turns to Madhya Pradesh pollsIt's not only the geographical and social features that sets the Bundelkhand region apart from the rest of Madhya Pradesh, leaders believe the electoral politics is also much different here
Oct 03, 2018
The Rise and Fall of the Emerald Tigers: Raghu Chundawat's book raises valid concerns, but disappointsThe Rise and Fall of the Emerald Tigers: Ten Years of Research in Panna National Park, by Raghu Chundawat is the story of a passionate wildlife scientist and one of the better-known tiger reserves in the country.
Oct 01, 2018
A shining tale of happenchance from Panna: A farmer stumbles upon a 12-carat diamondIt is the first time in his 32 years of farming in the diamond-rich Panna region that something like this has happened with Prakash.
Sep 22, 2018
519 projects cleared in 'protected areas' since 2014; activists say hasty decisions risk endangered speciesNo more than 1.1 percent projects were rejected, on average, annually between June 2014 and May 2018, dropping from 11.9 percent under the previous UPA government.
Jul 03, 2018
Shrinking space, fear of territorial fights prompts Rajasthan to relocate tigers to Mukundra from Ranthambore reserveThe Rajasthan forest department has identified two tigresses, T-99 and T-102 from Ranthambore tiger reserve to be shifted to Mukundra, yet another tiger reserve in the state.
Jun 26, 2018
In MP's Panna, a village grapples with the lack of potable water, against the pre-existing twist of untouchabilityIndia has more people in rural areas – 63.4 million – living without access to clean water, than any other country, according to a report by WaterAid, a global advocacy group on water and sanitation. Arsenic or iron contamination, pollution of groundwater, the lack of piped water, and depleting aquifers are just some of the causes of this shortage of potable water in villages.