Ramesh recommends ban on low-altitude flying in tiger reserves

Environment Ministry has recommended a ban on low altitude flying in tiger reserves.

`Creating reserves alone won`t help protect tigers`

Creating reserves is not the only way to conserve tigers, Vijay Mallya said .

Two bn tonnes of coal reserves found in Pakistan

At least two billion tonnes of coal reserves have been discovered in Pakistan`s Sindh province, an official said.

HC reserves order in case of nexus of gutka barons with Dawood

The Bombay HC reserved its order on a plea by gutka barons challenging issue of non-bailable warrants against them by a special court in a case of alleged nexus with the underworld.

24 tigers died in 3 yrs in various reserves, MP Assembly told

Madhya Pradesh Forest Minister,
Sartaj Singh told the State Assembly that a total of
24 tigers, including 14 cubs died in various reserves in the
State in the last three years.

Turtles inhabit better in suburbs than in reserves: Report

While rapid urbanisation have put the existence of many wild animals in danger across the world, scientists have found that turtles living in the suburban habitats of Australia are doing better than it does in natural reserves.

India`s forex reserves at $279.910 bn as on Sept 25

India`s foreign exchange reserves fell to USD 279.910 billion as on September 25, from USD 280.770 billion a week earlier, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said in its weekly statistical supplement on Friday.

Mexico to receive USD 4 bn from IMF to bolster reserves

Mexico will receive some USD 4 billion in special drawing rights, or SDRs, from the International Monetary Fund to bolster its reserves and liquidity, the country`s central bank said.

IMF to inject $250 bn into members` forex reserves

The International Monetary
Fund on Thursday said it would inject USD 250 billion into foreign
exchange reserves of member nations to boost liquidity amid
the global economic crisis.