User: omshivaprakash Topic: western-ghats
Category: western-ghats
Last updated: May 27 2018 01:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Ahoy, it’s the Navy 26.5.2018 Hindu: Home
Aboard the Indian Naval Academy, where men and women train hard to wear the whites of an officer
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Unnao Girl, 9, Allegedly Raped; Sent From One Police Station To Another 25.5.2018 NDTV News - Latest
A nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped and left to bleed by a 25-year-old man in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao on Wednesday. The assault was just the beginning of the girl and her family's ordeal. When her...
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Sowing season expected to pass off smoothly 25.5.2018 Hindu: News
Forecasts from the India Meteorological Department have said that monsoon this year will be normal
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Flow meters to be installed at Yettinahole to measure water yield 24.5.2018 Hindu: Home
Decision taken as per instructions of National Green Tribunal, MoEF
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Farmers in Belagavi preparing their land for sowing 24.5.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
They are hoping for a normal monsoon
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Rare hill palm spotted in Kollam 23.5.2018 Hindu: Health
Road widening is threatening the palm seen at a tea estate near Thenmala
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Integrated approach needed to clean Ganga: Nitin Gadkari 23.5.2018 General News
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday inaugurated a workshop on "Ganga and its BiodiversityAddressing the gathering at the inauguration function, Gadkari underscored the need to approach the challenges of cleaning river Ganga through an "integrated approach and with synergy between development and ecology.Citing examples like making paper from bamboo, Gadkari said: "Such activities will not only generate employment in areas near river Ganga but will also encourage local communities, some of whom have joined the clean Ganga mission as Ganga Praharis and Ganga Mitras, to ensure conservation of river's biodiversity. We are increasing activities like plantation on the river bank, boating, construction of Mukti Dhams and Ghats. These will increase employment opportunities and will mobilise public participation of the local residents in the task of cleaning Ganga".Gadkari also released a status report on Ganga Bio-diversity and
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‘Environment protection not the duty of govt. alone’ 23.5.2018 Hindu: Cities
At Biodiversity Day celebrations, Governor appeals to citizens to be responsible
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MSSRF’s gift to birders 22.5.2018 Hindu: National
Sets up birding trail to aid science education
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How To Make Quick Kokum Sharbat At Home? 22.5.2018 NDTV Food - Latest
Since kokum is easily available in the market, you can make kokum sharbat at the comfort of your home without any preservative or additives
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Welcoming the ‘Mahabali’ of frogs 21.5.2018 Hindu: Home
While flower carpets welcome Kerala’s mythical King Mahabali from the netherworld every Onam, it is a plastic and glass clearing drive that is welcom
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‘Encroaching’ windmills usher in trouble in Karnataka 20.5.2018 Hindu: National
The Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has come down on forest and other government officials for allowing five windmills to encroach upon ove
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Census confirms tiger presence in Mhadei; nature lovers upbeat 20.5.2018 General News
The ongoing census has indicated the presence of tigers in Goa's Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary, thus giving a boost to the demand for declaring it as a dedicated reserve for the striped animal. As per the All India Tiger Estimation, which began in Goa on May 1, "tiger pugmarks, scats and scratches" were found during the week-long (first phase) field survey in the sanctuary. The survey was still on. Some images of tigers were also captured in cameras installed in the sanctuary, located in the Sattari taluka of North Goa district, a senior forest official said. The surveys since 2002 have indicated the presence of tigers in the Mhadei region, consisting of forested border areas of Goa, Maharashtra and Karnataka. But, the successive Goa governments have been a bit reluctant in declaring the area as a 'tiger reserve'. The recent survey and camera images again indicate that the region could be a favourable habitat for tigers, say officials. "During the field survey, we came across
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'Can't Bulldoze Our Homes': Varanasi Residents On Upcoming Kashi Corridor 20.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The ambitious Rs 600-crore project in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi that seeks to construct a corridor between the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple and the ghats along...
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Ganja smugglers’ bank accounts under surveillance 19.5.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Attempt to track money flow route and kingpins; possibility of Maoists having a share not ruled out
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Western Ghats need more attention: IUCN 18.5.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
The mountain range and Manas Wildlife Sanctuary are sites of ‘significant concern,’ says global body
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Bound to Nature 18.5.2018 Hindu: Internet
Ahead of World Biodiversity Day on May 22, meet the eco-warriors of the city who are making a concerted effort to preserve its rich ecosystem
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Rain helps improve water level at Baje 17.5.2018 Hindu: Mangalore
Udupi City Municipal Council unlikely to resort to water rationing
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Summer drive-aways for the last-minute non-planner 16.5.2018 Hindu: Rx
Just pick your car wisely and take these road trips to escape from the city for a weekend of fun family bonding
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Vehicles seized 14.5.2018 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Sand was smuggled to Kerala throughout night
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