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Thursday, May 19, 2022



#ChalkOfShame: Unique plogging campaign creates awareness about effects of cigarette butts, tobacco litter

February 01, 2022 12:21 pm

"Instead of picking them (litter) up we plan to talk about this issue," said techie-turned-full time environmentalist Vivek Gurav

Padma awardees of Karnataka: Barefoot environmentalist, orange seller who built school, hockey champion and others

November 10, 2021 6:32 pm

Tulasi Gowda, known as the 'Encyclopedia of forests', has planted more than one lakh saplings. Harekala Hajabba built a school by selling oranges. MP Ganesh was a member of the Indian hockey team that won many laurels.

Karnataka: Noted environmentalist DV Girish attacked by drunken youths

September 02, 2021 8:17 am

According to police sources, the accused passed lewd comments at a woman colleague of DV Girish and when he protested, the duo was attacked.

Environmentalist and organic farming proponent Radha Mohan dies at 78

June 11, 2021 6:25 pm

Mohan was suffering from bronchial asthma along with other comorbidities and was admitted to the hospital earlier this week after his health deteriorated.

Chandigarh environmentalists urge administration to halt practice of putting lights and using nails on trees

January 30, 2021 5:18 am

Objecting to the practice, several environmentalist asked the UT Administration to look into the matter and get the nails removed.

Go vegetarian to save wildlife and the planet: Sir David Attenborough

January 16, 2021 2:06 pm

The naturalist Sir David Attenborough, who gave up eating meat four years ago, said, "We must change our diet. The planet can’t support billions of meat-eaters."

Honduras: Indigenous activist killed in front of family

December 29, 2020 2:31 pm

A group of armed men entered the home of environmental activist Felix Vasquez and killed him in front of his family, according to Honduran police.

Our world doesn't need a hero with a licence to kill. We need people with courage to create: Pierce Brosnan

November 21, 2019 8:59 am

The James Bond actor shared in the video how passion has the potential to drive change.

Tamil Nadu: Activist missing for five months found in Tirupati, handed over to CID

July 07, 2019 7:52 pm

Mugilan, who had protested against government projects and the alleged involvement of top police officials in the violence during the anti-Sterlite demonstrations, was spotted at Tirupati railway station.

A World Upside Down

February 16, 2014 1:10 am

They may seem like lurking vampires, but bats are good for us.