70% afforestation achieved in Arunachal Pradesh
70% afforestation achieved in Arunachal Pradesh

Setting an example, the Arunachal Pradesh Environment and Forest Department has achieved 70 per cent afforestation in the state at a time when forest areas are decreasing alarmingly in the country.

Need to balance development and bio-diversity: Jairam Ramesh

Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Friday called for a conservation mechanism that balances both human aspiration and bio-diversity, emphasising that unchecked consumer expansion would be a recipe for ecological disaster.

Need to balance development and bio-diversity: Jairam Ramesh

Emphasising that unchecked consumer expansion would be a recipe for ecological disaster, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Friday called for a conservation mechanism that balances both human aspiration and bio-diversity.

India facing loss of bio-diversity

India, one of the 17 identified mega-diverse countries of the world, is facing a high rate of loss of bio-diversity due to human settlements, mining, industry and associated infrastructure, according to a Government report.

Kerala announces strict measures against bio-piracy

The Kerala State Biodiversity Board (KSBB) Wednesday announced strict measures to prevent bio-piracy.

India to host UN conference on bio-diversity next year

Hyderabad has been chosen as the venue to host the conference.

UN meet on bio-diversity loss

UN conference aimed at ensuring the survival of diverse species and ecosystems kicked off in Tokyo.

Sikkim Govt committed to preserving bio-diversity: Chamling

The Sikkim government is committed
to making sustained efforts for protection and preservation of
the rich bio-diversity in the state, Chief Minister P K
Chamling said on Thursday.

O Mother Earth! Will we be able to repay your debt?

The purpose of Earth Day, perhaps, is towards making an effort to save our mother, who gives us a platform to carry on with the process of creation.

O Mother Earth! Will we be able to repay your debt?

The purpose of Earth Day, perhaps, is towards making an effort to save our mother, who gives us a platform to carry on with the process of creation.

Bio-diversity of Munnar should be preserved: JD-S

Political parties
should jointly work for preserving the distinct and rich
bio-diversity of the Munnar hill station, Janata Dal-Secular
senior vice president Varughese George said on Sunday.