User: nnhs Topic: nilgiri_biodiversity
Category: Nilgiris Biodiversity
Last updated: Nov 09 2017 01:14 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The ‘white’ brothers of Nilgiris 8.11.2017 Hindu: National
The first ‘white’ tiger found here a few months ago has a brother who’s also white
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The hit filmmaker who left it all to tend cows 3.11.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Filmmaker Mansoor Khan turned his back to the movies, to live a simple life off the land. He has another passion now -- Mother Earth.
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In astounding Australia 2.11.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Sometime back, nine of us close friends planned a visit to Australia. It was a 12-day trip which covered Sydney, Cairns, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Melbourne. Our tour was organised by Chariot World Tours Ltd. We were a group of 24 members, all from Bengaluru. After an 11-hour-journey, Singapore Airlines took us to Sydney via Singapore. On landing there, the local guide welcomed us and helped us check into the Great Southern Hotel. The next morning, we had a guided tour to the Sydney Opera House. Our next visit was to the spiral-shaped aquarium which houses 700 species of fish and other aquatic animals. Sydney Tower, which offers a 360-degree-view of Sydney city, was next on our list. On our way back, we visited Bondi Beach, Harbour Bridge and Darling Harbour. As night fell, we went on a Sydney show boat cruise with dinner, which we thoroughly enjoyed. The following day, we left for the Blue Mountains. After a journey of two hours through the country side, we reached Jenolan Caves known for its Calcium ...
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Tour package to soak up Neelakurinji 31.10.2017 Hindu: Kerala
Tourfed’s initiative to be open from December 26
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New rail project to cause least ecological damage 31.10.2017 Hindu: News
DPR on Thalassery-Mysuru line by Dec 31
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The Grey Forest in the Western Ghats 25.10.2017 FrontLine: Environment
The Naraikadu Forest managed by the Dhonavur Fellowship in the Western Ghats is a classic case of unconventionalcitizen-government cooperation. Text & photographs by IAN LOCKWOOD
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Fluttering about gaily in tiger reserve 19.10.2017 Hindu: Home
60 experts from Kerala took part in survey which found 201 rare butterflies in Parambikulam
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Kuruva islets under stress 17.10.2017 Hindu: News
Greens urge govt to restrict anthropogenic activities on the freshwater islands
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109th anniversary of NMR celebrated 16.10.2017 Hindu: Coimbatore
The 109th anniversary of the heritage Nilgiri Mountain Railway (NMR) was celebrated at the Udhagamandalam Railway Station on Sunday, with domestic as well as foreign tourists being welcomed with cake...
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Threat to wildlife sanctuaries too 14.10.2017 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
Wild growth of invasive plants in the sanctuaries could lead to food shortage for herbivores
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Kuruva island open to tourists from Nov 1 12.10.2017 Hindu: National
The Tourism Department earmarks ₹42.28 lakh for the beautification work
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Mass journey by insects across ocean 9.10.2017 Hindu: News
NBR, Coimbatore witness Globe Skimmer migration
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‘Kings’ fly down to Coimbatore 6.10.2017 Hindu: Cities
In what appears to be a healthy sign of vulture population in the Nilgiris Biosphere Reserve (NBR), a couple of King Vulture or Red-headed Vulture (Sarcogyps calvus) was spotted in Coimbatore forest ...
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Vandalur zoo gets storks and bears 2.10.2017 Hindu: Chennai
They are part of exchange programme
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Evergreen forests may become a hotspot for man-animal conflicts 30.9.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Former employees of tea estate encroaching on parts of reserve forests
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Industrial activities banned in Karnataka sanctuary 28.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
In an attempt to save wildlife and for overall conservation, the central government on Thursday declared Karnataka's Nugu Wildlife Sanctuary an Eco-Sensitive Zone (ESZ), prohibiting all industrial and mining activities there.
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Solitude in the hills 27.9.2017 Hindu: Travel
Banasura in north Wayanad is a great getaway if you like the idea of a solo trek, a picnic with friends or just some moments of peace
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The gifts you bear 26.9.2017 Hindu: Life & Style
Let your gifts this festive season be meaningful. From breakfast cereals and hand crocheted beauties to plants and superfoods, the gifts are not just exclusive, but they are also with conscience as many of them support homemakers, the underprivileged and the eco system. They beat recycling assorted sweet boxes
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Native advocacy 22.9.2017 HBL: Home
Arming herself with the forest rights law, an indigenous woman fights for justice and self-respect for the Nilgiris tribes
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Speak up, India 22.9.2017 HBL: Home
As cries for a national language grow shrill, a linguistic survey finds that many native tongues have already gone silent, and more will soon. The tapestry of dialects is up against the forces of modernisation and commerce
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