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The Jungle raj

3 May 2014 12:35 AM GMT
AN AUDIT of the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India has shown that an...

Halfway through

23 Jan 2014 10:53 PM GMT
For long they have lived the life of the forsaken in villages tucked away in forests. So in November last year when the Union Ministry of Tribal...

Decoding predatory genes

24 Nov 2013 6:51 PM GMT
TIGERS have evolved to become one of the most ferocious predators in the cat family. At the genetic level, all big cats are quite close. But it is the ...

What are rights without benefits?

9 Nov 2013 12:18 AM GMT
 Over 1.3 million tribals and forest dwellers have got rights over the land they had been using for years under the Forest Rights Act. This can, in...

Dark twist to bright tale

9 Sep 2013 6:21 PM GMT
IT was a hot May evening. Near the south-eastern border of Corbett Tiger Reserve, Gopal was busy lopping off branch after green branch for his cattle...

New wave in statehood agitation

3 Aug 2013 9:33 PM GMT
The United Progressive Alliance’s (UPA) decision to endorse creation of the new Telangana state on Tuesday is likely to lead to more strident demands...

Missing timber for wood

23 April 2013 11:54 PM GMT
For the past five years, Rambharos Kamedia, a farmer in Madhya Pradesh, has been receiving a lot of attention. A dense teak forest he raised on his...

The sinking ship

5 April 2013 1:48 AM GMT
An overwhelmed Jeevabai rushes towards her daughter-in-law to show a photograph of a camel herd swimming in sea water. Curious, other women of the...
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