The writer is with the Bombay Natural History Society. Her views are personal.
Freeing caged birds is not justice. We need to phase out bird trade
AAP’s 700 litres will create challenges in sewage treatment and groundwater replenishment
The Union Environment and Forests Ministry has asked Madhya Pradesh to immediately withdraw its order,allowing tourists to patrol tiger reserves.
We cant double our tigers. But theres so much else to do
The Noida statue complex for which the Uttar Pradesh government cut nearly 8,000 trees is now all set to get a thick forest cover.
Sariska wants more tourists,and has pinned its hopes and plans on Ranthambhore tigers. But will the cats play along?
The cheetah will run again in India. The Ministry of Environment and Forests today cleared a Rs 300-crore plan to raise 18 cheetahs at three sites.
Enkempt roads,covered with construction waste and dust,are harming us more than just being eyesores.
In an operation that was personally monitored by Union Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh,a male tiger was on Tuesday translocated ...
2010 is the year which will see,for the first time,a number of international summits on the tiger,culminating in the first ever summit of head of states from tiger countries in Russia....
At the gates of Delhi Public School in Indirapuram on Tuesday,two men were on a mission. Before the bell rang to mark the end of school for the day and excited children started rushing out,the men had to catch an unlikely day-boarder an adult king cobra from below the school gates.
The rains over the past few days might have brought the city to a halt,but they have given Delhi a much-needed break from air pollution.
If Project Tiger has its way,there will be no more coal mining in Chhindwara on a forest corridor nestling Pench and Satpura tiger reserves in Madhya Pradesh....
The Delhi government may have shied away from banning private vehicles during the Commonwealth Games,but the Capital will be out of bounds for trucks not headed for the city.
The dog-feeders and dog-haters of Delhi can breathe easy for now. The Animal Welfare Board of India,on the directions of the Delhi High Court,has demarcated spots in colonies where stray dogs can legally be fed.
The Kerala government has filed a petition in the Supreme Court opposing a ban on night traffic on stretches of two National Highways...
It is another international war of words on the Himalayan glaciers,with the same central theme: whose problem,and responsibility,are the Himalayan glaciers?....
There might be a ban on plastic bags in the city,but they form about a third of the huge mountains of plastic waste generated by the three main railway stations and two airports in the Capital every day.
The Delhi government finds itself in a piquant situation over the implementation of the Tribals and Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act.
A Slew of accommodation options are set to hit the airport,but with some green responsibility.