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Thursday, April 09, 2020



CMS CoP 13 concludes: Call for post-2020 global biodiversity framework

February 23, 2020 3:42 am

The “post-2020 global biodiversity framework” is to “effectively address” the conservation needs of endangered species and species with an unfavourable conservation status, whose survival is a key indicator of sustainable development.

Century-old Travancore boat jetty to turn biodiversity museum, says CM Pinarayi Vijayan

July 19, 2017 5:53 pm

Vallakkadavu boat jetty was the hub of trade and commerce in the erstwhile princely state, he said in a facebook post. "The state Biodiversity Museum is getting ready in the state capital. Science on Sphere and a 3D theatre on biodiversity are among its major attractions," Vijayan said.

Wild Side: Catching up with city’s biodiversity

January 23, 2016 5:21 am

The Indian Golden Oriole (Oriolus Kundoo) was once thought to be a subspecies of the Eurasian Golden Oriole (Oriolus oriolus), but is now considered to be a full species.

It Isn’t Easy Being Green

February 14, 2015 4:49 am

A wildlife chronicle that is both a record of India’s heritage and a reminder of what we are likely to lose if we continue on our urbanising spree.

Bio-Diversity Special chugs in Ludhiana for first time

August 03, 2014 3:23 am

Next it will move to Ramnagar in Jammu and Kashmir in this seventh phase of its journey.

Down in jungleland: Love You Like a Love Song

March 20, 2014 1:42 pm

You will find maestros, balladeers and even rock stars among romancing songbirds.

Pawar for crop diversification in Northeast

November 30, 2013 1:50 am

Pawar said the region held tremendous potential in the agricultural front.

Vidarbha tribals help save endangered Lesser Florican

September 30, 2013 1:09 am

The knowledge of the phaseparadhi tribe about local biodiversity is strong but was never used for conservation purpose.

Under fire for reduced green cover in DP,corporators to take final call

July 03, 2013 3:12 am

Only six corporators and a member secretary to have voting rights on panel

Make cities resource efficient: UN report

October 16, 2012 1:23 am

In a report that is of great importance to urban planners,the United Nations Convention on Biodiversity has stated that by 2030 about 60 per cent of the world’s population would be living in urban areas