Hate Speech: Internet has to be detoxified without undermining legitimate dissent, says UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Make sure civil society and experts are involved in designing and evaluating regulations.

published on : 21st January 2022

Leverage new forest laws for faster work on development projects: Odisha government

Reviewing the forest diversion proposals pending before the Forest and Environment department, Chief Secretary Suresh Mahapatra advised officials to to develop a software.

published on : 19th January 2022

Walking-cycling track on Shahadra Link drain

Delhiites will soon get a biodiversity zone over the Shahadra Link Drain where not only morning or evening walkers will be able to walk but the cyclists will get to pedal over a 4-km-long stretch.

published on : 16th January 2022

Chennai rains: Here's the list of roads, subways to avoid on December 31

The police have urged the motorists to choose the roads wisely and drive carefully.

published on : 31st December 2021

Hyderabad Biodiversity flyover 2019 crash: Court trial begins

Police found he was driving his vehicle at a very high speed. He also received injuries in the accident.

published on : 28th December 2021

Thomas Lovejoy, biologist who championed biodiversity, dies

He called for restoring forests to encourage the regrowth of native plants and animals and for protecting large tracts of water and land.

published on : 28th December 2021

Taekwondo wins, biodiversity galleries and more from Dehradun

Stories by Dehradun correspondent Vineey Upadhyay

published on : 26th December 2021

Uttarakhand gets first biodiversity icon gallery in Haldwani

Established by funding from Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JAICA), the gallery showcases lesser known aspects of rich bio-diversity of the hill state. 

published on : 19th December 2021

Bio-resources: Amendment bill dilutes BD Act, raises concerns

Offences under provisions that empowered States to punish erring firms decriminalised

published on : 18th December 2021

Inclusion for Diversity: Women in the workforce 

published on : 16th December 2021

Passengers suffer as Tirupati-bound flight takes detour to Bengaluru

The airlines allegedly demanded each passenger to pay Rs 5,000 to let them disembark but ultimately gave up after stiff resistance from the travellers, including Roja.

published on : 15th December 2021

Ex-Minister's appeal on Andhra Pradesh-Telangana water issue dismissed

The petitioner contended that the diversion of Godavari water into Krishna would adversely affect the farmers in the Godavari delta area in Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 11th December 2021

Bharat and India must unite for democracy

The road to democracy is paved with idealistic intentions and the road to governance is paved with the dreams of a nation.

published on : 21st November 2021

Kodagu farmer wins award for conservation of native pepper crop

While ‘Adi Pepper’ was locally known as forest pepper and was used only for domestic purposes by the locals, it has now attained a brand value of Rs 3500 per kilo.

published on : 18th November 2021

Flutter files: A step towards conserving Delhi's biodiversity 

According to a recent study, 71 new butterfly species have now taken refuge in the city

published on : 18th November 2021
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