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By Anjali Nambissan: India is regarded as a leader in banning plastic bags, with Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur and Vasco as some of the major cities with blanket bans. Enforcement, as ...
under the dome

By Anjali Nambissan: But this time the documentary in question has nothing to do with India. Chinese journalist, Chai Jing, retired from the TV news business a while ago.  But ...
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By Anjali Nambissan: Remember how all the tigers disappeared from Sariska, Rajasthan in 2006? That really shook things up. Everyone, from the top official at the National Tiger Conservation Authority ...
Pictures Courtesy: Srijan Lokhit Samiti

By Parth M.N: Under normal circumstances, someone who has endured the trauma of displacement twice would shudder to think of another such prospect. Not if you are a resident of ...
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By Anjali Nambissan: Here’s assuming that the disintegration of our natural systems and the death of lions, human beings, polar bears and other animal species makes a difference to you. ...
Coal

By Anjali Nambissan: There’s a lot of international pressure on India to act a certain way regarding our commitment to reducing the amount of carbon emissions in the atmosphere, causing ...
GDP growth

By Brototi Roy: It’s that time of the year again. The annual Rail Budget is already out, and the Union Budget of the new government is just hours away from ...
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By Shambhavi Saxena: Presently, a tensed junction exists between an Indian municipal act permitting the culling of stray dogs and the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1960. As a ...
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By Anjali Nambissan:  First up, this post has nothing at all to do with climate science or Dr. Rajendra Kumar Pachauri’s decade-long career of researching and collating pivotal climate research. ...
Picture Credit: Jean-Etienne Minh-Duy Poirrier

By Anjali Nambissan:  Yeah, yeah we’ve all read about it now. Everybody is talking about how high the particulate matter in Delhi’s air is. How everyone is choking on PM ...
Linear projects include roads, power lines, highways, bridges, canals and pipelines.

By Anjali Nambissan: The National Green Tribunal, you may have read, has been heralded for upholding the cause of wildlife conservation overruling the BJP government’s subversive tactics to declaw the ...
Mars-Singh3

By Anjali Nambissan:  Dusty red mountains for landscape, an almost negligible atmosphere with 95 per cent carbon dioxide for ambience, and an average temperature of minus 50 degrees Celsius. Your ...
climate change talks

By Anjali Nambissan: “People who talk about saving the planet, do little else. They just talk.” My brother-in-law and I were engaged in a heated ideological argument about ‘tree-huggers’ (his generalisation ...
rahul gandhi

By Anjali Nambissan: Rahul Gandhi’s all guns blazing response to former Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan’s allegations of his interference in her work as MoE does not make him the good ...
Periyar-Tiger-Reserve

By Utsarjana Mutsuddi: Humanity is truly an enigmatic creation of nature, isn’t it? First, it spends centuries killing animals for various purposes like the valuable skins, tusks, horns and of ...
Indian Minister of Environment and Fores

By Moumita Ghosh:  “Over the last 11 months, I have suffered the most excruciating mental agony, and have been continuously attacked, wrongly vilified and defamed in the media, and exposed ...
modi and obama

By Anjali Nambissan: The recent US-India bonhomie has the potential to set in motion some real climate action. As the world reflects on what US President Barack Obama’s three day ...
Climate protest in Dublin

By Shradha S: In Naomi Klein’s recent book ‘This Changes Everything’, she quotes Yotam Marom, an organizer with Occupy Wall Street in New York, who wrote in July 2013 – ...
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By Utsarjana Mutsuddi: Imagine- a huge portion of your favourite seafood disappearing from your platter; the bedrock for the next big medical discovery gone; more than 25% of an ecosystem, ...
dolphin

By Susmita Abani: When holders of powerful positions throughout the world turn a blind eye on matters of our ailing environment, blinkered towards nothing but business interests, it never fails ...
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By Ezra Rynjah: In the words of our Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, “no one can usurp tribal land”. This statement was made in Jharkhand at an election rally in response to ...
MaD1014

By Abhishek Jha: “Whether it’s photography or activism, it requires involvement. If you want to be a good photographer, then you must familiarise yourself with photography. If you want to ...

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