User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Biodiversity :: Species Loss
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India, 12 others vow to double tiger numbers by 2022 ! 25.11.2010 Zee News : Science and Technology
UN-led alliance to fight wildlife crime has pledged to double tiger numbers by 2022.
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UN alliance to save tiger population 25.11.2010 New Kerala: India News
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India, 12 others vow to double tiger numbers by 2022 25.11.2010 Deccan Herald: International
India, 12 others vow to double tiger numbers by 2022
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India, 12 others vow to double tiger numbers by 2022 25.11.2010 New Kerala: India News
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LDA will be armed with powers to protect lakes 25.11.2010 DNA: Top News
Reviewing the increasing threat to city lakes, the rising deaths of fish and loss of biodiversity, the environment and ecology department is now mulling over the idea to give more power to the Lake Development Authority.
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Higher coffee replanting subsidy mooted to boost mechanisation 25.11.2010 HBL: Agri-Biz & Commodities
The Coffee Board may request bodies such as Rainforest Alliance – an international NGO that certifies coffee produce for environmental attributes such as biodiversity and tree cover – to alter their tree cover norms for
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Scientists discover new parrot on the edge of extinction 24.11.2010 DNA: Evolutions
A new, critically endangered species of ground parrot in Western Australia has been identified by a team of Australian researchers involving DNA experts from the University of Adelaide.
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To save world's tigers, save their preys: UK Scientists 24.11.2010 DNA: Evolutions
Chris Carbone of the Institute of Zoology in London pulled together population data for 11 carnivores and examined how they were affected by changes in numbers of their prey.
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To save world's tigers, save their preys: Scientists 24.11.2010 New Kerala: India News
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Scientists discover new parrot on the edge of extinction 24.11.2010 Oneindia.in: News
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A new, critically endangered species of ground parrot in Western Australia has been identified by a team of Australian researchers involving DNA experts from the University of Adelaide.
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Putin offers Russia's tigers to revive species 24.11.2010 Hindu: News
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has offered to share his country's growing tiger population with other countries to help save the big wild cat from extinction. “Tiger...
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Bigger brains make dogs friendlier than aloof cats 24.11.2010 Deccan Chronicle: International

London, Nov. 23: Domestication by humans helped dogs evolve bigger brains making them more friendly than their feline counterparts and other solitary species, say scientists.

The reason, they suggest, is that dogs evolved bigger brains because friendly, social mammals need more grey matter than solitary, aloof ones.

The findings come from a study into the brain size of more than 500 species

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Bigger brains make dogs friendlier than cats ! 23.11.2010 Zee News : Science and Technology
Domestication by humans helped dogs evolve bigger brains making them more friendly than their feline counterparts, say scientists.
Vladimir Putin seeks deal to save the tiger 23.11.2010 DNA: Top News
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will try to thrash out a deal with Asian leaders on Tuesday to double the world's wild tiger population by 2022 and save it from extinction.
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Bigger brains make dogs friendlier than cats 23.11.2010 New Kerala: India News
Animania sets in 23.11.2010 DNA: Top News
Taking inspiration from mythology, a graphic art show titled Animania, features 12 mythological animals in a modern avatar created by various artists from Mumbai and around the world.
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Large dams pose threat to Brahmaputra dolphins 23.11.2010 PTI: All news
Large dams pose threat to Brahmaputra dolphins
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Large dams pose threat to Brahmaputra dolphins 22.11.2010 The Assam Tribune
Large dams pose threat to Brahmaputra dolphins
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Large dams pose threat to Brahmaputra dolphins 22.11.2010 TOI: All Headlines
Large dams pose threat to Brahmaputra dolphins
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Large Dams Pose Threat to Brahmaputra Dolphins 22.11.2010 Outlook Wires
Construction of large dams on the Brahmaputra and its tributaries, being opposed by many quarters, is also facing criticism for posing a serious threat to river Dolphins which are almost on the verge of extinction.
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