Vol 8 Issue 47, Nov 17, 2017 - Nov 23, 2017.

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  • Nature cure

    Nature cure

    The Kerala government is considering tax concession on ayurveda medicines and other steps to promote the traditional system of medicine, Chief Minister Oomen Chandy has announced.
      Posted    14-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 6
  • Wild survivors

    Wild survivors

    With several big-time poachers behind bars, and effective patrolling strategies in place, tiger poaching has dropped in India by nearly 60 percent in 2011, says Sanjeeb Baruah
      Posted    09-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 5
  • India lauded

    India lauded

    United Nations Industrial Development Organisation Director General, Kandeh K. Yumkella, tells Rohit Vaid that India needs to export its green technologies to Africa and Latin America
      Posted    07-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 5
  • Seed sharing

    Seed sharing

    Farmers have woken up to the threats from modern agricultural techniques and are developing, preserving and sharing seeds that hold the key to their future. Manu Moudgil checks out the trend
      Posted    06-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 5
  • Conservation at home

    Conservation at home

    When nature lover Anand Deval was told he can’t cut the trees he had planted in his backyard, he went to court. Pragya Krishna talks to his daughter, a forest official, about the curious case
      Posted    26-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 4
  • Painless pluck

    Painless pluck

    Resettlement was so painless for the people of three villages in Melghat Tiger Reserve, thanks to a good compensation plan, that many others want to move out of the forest, says Ashwin Aghor
      Posted    12-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 2
  • Private Forest

    Private Forest

    If you’re a nature lover you will love The Kikar Lodge, says Nivedita Sharma, who reached the place - which is also India’s first private forest reserve - after a 2 hour drive from Chandigarh
      Posted    11-Jan-2012    Vol 3 Issue 1
  • Mission turtle

    Mission turtle

    Nature lovers are meeting for a 3-day turtle festival at Vengurla beach in Maharashtra, where they will camp at villagers’ homes, eat their food and save as many turtle eggs as possible
      Posted    27-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 51
  • Green run

    Green run

    In an amazing effort, IT major Infosys is leaving no stone unturned to achieve its ambitious goal of turning totally green and becoming carbon neutral by 2017, says Ankur Paliwal 
      Posted    26-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 51
  • Guests at Zoo

    Guests at Zoo

    The Delhi zoo that’s spread over an area of 240 acres has been overrun by painted storks that have come from Himachal Pradesh and Kashmir, where the rivers are frozen, says Prathiba Raju
      Posted    14-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 49
  • The price of greed

    The price of greed

    A chilling piece on the condition of Aravallis in Rajasthan, which has been damaged beyond redemption due to the indiscriminate marble mining in the region
      Posted    03-Dec-2011    Vol 2 Issue 48
  • Harbouring birds

    Harbouring birds

    There is good news from Kashmir. Srinagar is harbouring 6 lakh migratory birds at Hokersar Bird Reserve, and hundreds of purple moorhens have moved in permanently, says Sheikh Qayoom
      Posted    29-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 47
  • Garuda returns

    Garuda returns

    An endangered species of stork, Greater Adjutant or Garuda, has now an ideal nestling place in Bihar’s Bhagalpur, where their number has grown from 78 to 300 in four years, says Imran Khan
      Posted    17-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 46
  • Restore tanks

    Restore tanks

    Citing the restoration of Pammal tank in Chennai as an example, Sushmita Sengupta says if all the 2359 temple tanks in Tamil Nadu are cleaned up, they would recharge groundwater in the State
      Posted    15-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 45
  • Solar beats

    Solar beats

    A rock band currently in India promotes the green cause through its music, and practises what it preaches by generating solar power for its concerts from the solar panels installed on its van
      Posted    14-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 45
  • Joy in cycles

    Joy in cycles

    Bangalore is all set to have dedicated bicycle lanes covering a total length of 42 km in Jayanagar, an upscale residential area, which is home to the likes of IT icon Narayana Murthy
      Posted    12-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 45
  • Day of the dolphins

    Day of the dolphins

    The population of the endangered Gangetic river dolphin has grown to 223 from about 175 last year at the Vikramshila Gangetic Dolphin Sanctuary, India's only dolphin sanctuary, located in Bihar
      Posted    12-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 45
  • The challenger

    The challenger

    The youth of Caurem, a tribal village in Goa, led by 24-year-old Nilesh Gaonkar, are locked in a dangerous battle against the mining mafia, which has been plundering the region for years
      Posted    04-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 44
  • A Bodo volte face

    A Bodo volte face

    Territorial Army jawans in Bodoland! Do you conjure up images of conflict, shooting and killing? No, the ‘135 Eco Task Force’ is out there rejuvenating the Chirang forest, that too by employing the Bodo villagers, says Kavita Kanan Chandra
      Posted    20-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 42
  • Green drive

    Green drive

    An ambitious project that would involve about 1 lakh youth to increase the country’s forest cover from the existing 20 percent to 33 percent within 10 years is ready for implementation soon
      Posted    18-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 41
  • Giving life

    Giving life

    This is the amazing story of Bhaiyaram, a 40-year-old farmer in Uttar Pradesh who turned to planting trees after he lost his wife and only son. Bhaiyaram has planted over 30,000 saplings
      Posted    18-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 41
  • Betray, in short Bt

    Betray, in short Bt

    That all claims about GE crops are humbug has been proved once again through research by Navdanya and US Union of Concerned Scientists, says Vandana Shiva, who explains how it helps only MNCs
      Posted    29-Sep-2011    Vol 2 Issue 39
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