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Forest guards are always under lockdown: Why Sashidhar Vempala wants you to spare a thought for them

Sashidhar Vempala founded Guardbook about seven years back. He talks about what he has been doing to help forest guards execute their work better and what is their condition during the lockdown 

Published on 15th April 2020
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Quarantine wards set up at Corbett Tiger Reserve to protect wildlife from Coronavirus

As a tiger was tested positive for Coronavirus at a zoo in the US, the authorities in the reserve have started making necessary arrangements to protect the animals at Corbett

Published on 12th April 2020
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What did we achieve? Here's why Dr S Janakarajan is tired of inaction after decades of climate campaign

Prof Janakarajan did his Post-Doctoral work at the Cornell University and has been a visiting professor at the Oxford University. He is a dedicated climate warrior who continues to bat for the cause 

Published on 23rd March 2020
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World Sparrow Day: Meet the youngsters who are bringing sparrows back to Odisha's Nayagarh

Youngster Soumya Ranjan Biswal from Odisha, who is already involved in the conservation of Olive ridley turtles, is lending a helping hand for other conservation efforts as well. Read the story here

Published on 20th March 2020
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World Sparrow Day: Learn how to make a sparrow a home in 35 minutes flat

S Ravi Kanth Reddy talks to us about the reasons for the decline in the sparrow population and how it can be revived with simple readily available household products

Published on 20th March 2020
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NGT asks IIT-M to deal human-animal conflict on campus through innovative means 

The National Green Tribunal chose to put the onus on IIT-M to mitigate the death of black bucks and deer with innovative means. Official records show 291 deaths in last decade

Published on 27th February 2020
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Bird population in India sees a dip, but peacocks stands apart with a dramatic rise in population

House sparrow population has gone up in rural areas, although declining in metropolitan cities, according to the State of India's Birds Report 2020

Published on 18th February 2020
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My government is ensuring development happens without harming environment: PM Modi

The Prime Minister also said that India is one of the few countries whose actions are compliant with the Paris Agreement goals

Published on 17th February 2020
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Meet the University of Queensland researchers who're hustling hard to find a vaccine for Coronavirus

The researchers at the University of Queensland have already started working towards this. The vaccine will probably be ready for human trials in six months, if their plans work out

Published on 6th February 2020
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Chant Tara mantra to contain coronavirus: Dalai Lama tells the Chinese

The Dalai Lama has lived in India since fleeing his homeland in Tibet in 1959. The Tibetan administration-in-exile is based in the Dharamsala town in Himachal Pradesh

Published on 29th January 2020
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From politics to frogs, Goa's Republic Day tableau has netizens 'hopping'

With 15 out of 40 MLAs in the Goa legislative assembly having hopped parties, social media posts seem to sarcastically suggest that the frog is more representative of  that

Published on 27th January 2020
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Meet this Coimbatore-based artist who has drawn over 50 species of birds and animals

B Lenin Dani Raj's 'Our tangled love' featuring a pair of Common rose butterfly on a Heliconia species bagged the award. Seven of his artworks were displayed in the Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bengaluru

Published on 23rd January 2020
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I want to help people fall in love with the natural world through my work: Grammy Award-winning composer Ricky Kej

Grammy award-winning musician made a decision very early on in life. He made a commitment that every single piece of music he creates would be to make the world a better place

Published on 8th January 2020
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Malnourishment made in India: How Sudharak Olwe's frames will compel us to understand hunger better

Olwe also runs a foundation, Photography Promotion Trust, through which they are working on a few collective projects that shed light on Mumbai’s water crisis and other issues

Published on 23rd December 2019
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Ever considered escaping to a farm or a forest? Check out these great places in Odisha

A recent by travel company Luxury Escapes India stated that the present generation wants to be more sustainable when they travel and have lower-carbon-footprint holidays

Published on 11th December 2019

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