User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Protection :: National Parks
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In documentary ‘Tigerland’, two men, two countries and the fight to save the big cat 29.7.2019 Scroll.in
The two-hour film has been directed by Oscar-winning director Ross Kauffman.
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Trump administration plan for Bears Ears slammed as 'recklessly' weakening protections 27.7.2019 Reuters: World News
The Trump administration on Friday released a plan for the newly reduced Bears Ears National Monument that it says would protect the Utah site's cultural resources, but some Democratic lawmakers and environmental groups said the plan would leave sacred sites vulnerable to ...
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Rare Rhinos Among More Than 200 Animals Killed In Assam Floods 24.7.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Forty percent of Kaziranga National Park in Assam has been left under water following 10 days of torrential rains that have also killed more than 71 people in the northeastern state.
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Singapore seizes ivory from nearly 300 elephants in record haul 23.7.2019 Reuters: World News
Singapore said on Tuesday it had seized 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory, a record haul by authorities in the city-state, which conservation groups say is a transit point for the illegal wildlife trade.
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Korean Actor Catches Endangered Giant Clams On TV, Gets 5 Years In Jail 6.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A South Korean actress faces up to five years in a Thai jail for catching endangered giant clams in a reality TV stunt, an official said Saturday, despite the show's extensive apology.
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Trump Casts Himself, Army, Republicans As Stars Of Fourth Of July Pageant 4.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
With US military armored vehicles parked nearby, workers set up a red-carpeted stage on Wednesday for President Donald Trump's planned July Fourth speech, as critics accused him of hijacking a...
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Trump casts himself, military, Republican VIPs as stars of July 4th pageant 3.7.2019 Reuters: World News
U.S. military armored vehicles stood near Washington's majestic Lincoln Memorial on Wednesday as President Donald Trump pushed ahead with an elaborate Fourth of July production with him at the center, as critics accused him of hijacking a nonpartisan celebration of America's Independence ...
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Encroachment killing forest in the state 1.7.2019 Assam Times
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Over 500 Rare Vultures Die After Eating Poisoned Elephants In Botswana 21.6.2019 NDTV News - Latest
More than 500 endangered vultures died of poisoning after eating the carcasses of three elephants killed by poachers in Botswana, the government said in a statement.
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New initiative to engage forest fringe people in conservation 10.6.2019 The Assam Tribune
New initiative to engage forest fringe people in conservation
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Rally at Bagori tomorrow against SC directive 9.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Rally at Bagori tomorrow against SC directive
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How a scholar proved Yeti footprints were made by bears – and why he thinks it lives on as a symbol 30.4.2019 Scroll.in
Daniel C Taylor spent decades researching the mythical Yeti. In this excerpt from his book, he writes that two Yetis exist – a footprint maker and an ideology.
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Corrected: 'Dream come true': Two new national parks born in Chilean Patagonia 27.4.2019 Reuters: World News
(Chilean forest service CONAF corrected currency in 5th paragraph to 350 million pesos ($518,000) from $350 million dollars)
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'Dream come true': Two new national parks born in Chilean Patagonia 27.4.2019 Reuters: World News
The foundation created by the late creator of U.S. clothing brands Esprit and The North Face turned over 407,000 hectares (1 million acres) of forest, mountain, lakes and glaciers in Patagonia to the government of Chile on Friday, the Tompkins Conservation Foundation ...
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3 World-Renowned Mountaineers Presumed Dead In Canada Avalanche 19.4.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Three world-renowned professional mountaineers -- two Austrians and an American -- were missing and presumed dead after an avalanche on a western Canadian summit, the country's national parks agency...
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Riff Raff the South African elephant dodges death sentence 5.4.2019 Reuters: World News
Riff Raff the South African elephant who had faced a possible death sentence for knocking down fences and trampling on farmland has secured a reprieve after activists intervened.
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Singapore seizes record haul of pangolin scales enroute to Vietnam 4.4.2019 Reuters: World News
Singapore has seized 12.9 tonnes of pangolin scales found in a shipping container destined for Vietnam, the biggest seizure of its kind globally in five years, authorities said on Thursday.
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Coffee Board Activates Blockchain Based Marketplace in India 28.3.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Commerce Secretary,Dr.AnupWadhawan activating coffee e-marketplace in New Delhi Commerce Secretary,Dr.AnupWadhawan, launched blockchain based coffee e-marketplace through video conferencing in New Delhi today.
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River ecosystems: India’s most precious national asset is crying out for legal protection 11.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Only river stretches passing through national parks and sanctuaries enjoy robust protection.
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The biggest threats to wildlife in India: Forest fires and an ‘unhealthy’ plantation model 8.2.2019 Scroll.in
All that is needed to restore Indian ecosystems is protection, not plantation.
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