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Kaziranga National Park inundated, animals being shifted to safe spots

Picture Courtesy : The Financial Express

Incessant rain in Assam has left large parts of Kaziranaga National Park submerged in water. According to a forest official, …

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Confronting the Himalayan Environmental Crisis

    The last 12 months have marked significant progress in global renewable energy development, but the world’s most critical …

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The Dilemma of Rights to Nature

As the central and provincial governments wash their hands off the idea of implementing the rights of rivers as legal …

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Water-based Transport: Perils and Possibilities

Practical and policy difficulties have led to the limited growth of inland waterway transport in India over the past decade, …

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Trump bids goodbye to Paris agreement

US President Donald Trump has made his expected announcement pulling his country out of the Paris climate agreement. He also …

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Woman-led Company Wins Award for Lighting up Nepal

CEO Mina Mahato in her shop in Pratapur, Kailali district, Nepal (Image from Ashden)   A women-led clean energy initiative …

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Water Woes in India: Water level of 91 Reservoirs Plunges to 20% of their Capacity

As summer peaks in India, the water level of 91 major reservoirs goes down by one per cent. According to …

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IMD predicts better monsoon in revised forecast for 2017

The monsoon is likely to be better than earlier expected, according to the Met department which revised its initial forecast …

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Sushma Swaraj slams Trump’s accusations on climate change funding

Rejecting US President Donald Trump’s claim that India signed the Paris climate agreement to get “billions and billions and billions …

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India, Bangladesh Must Tackle Transboundary Floods Together

The flash flood in April submerged the entire region and destroyed the harvest. The photo was taken in Tanaguar Haor …

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