'Did the blackbuck and chinkara commit suicide?'

There’s a lack of seriousness in prosecuting offenders under the Wildlife Protection Act

Increasing tree cover in drylands can ensure food security, solve water crisis

The world’s drylands must be restored as they provide habitat for biodiversity, protect against erosion, help combat desertification and contribute to soil fertility

Vegetarian and dairy-based diet can ensure optimal use of agricultural land

A research in USA finds that shifting to lacto-vegetarian diet can provide for 1.3 to 2.6 times more people

I spent the past seven years counting white sharks – the findings are troubling

South Africa’s white shark population faced a rapid decline in the last generation and their numbers are too low to ensure their survival

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Director General of Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) and the Editor of Down To Earth magazine. She is an environmentalist who pushes for changes in policies, practices and mindsets

Coffee that will keep the Cauvery flowing

It is time we thought long and deep about the origins of our rivers. Their birth …

Brexit exposes globalisation's fatal flaw

It is clear that the world desperately needs a globalisation model that will …

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  • Drilling in details
  • Drilling in details

    Hartman de Souza decodes Goa's mining machinery, which has defrocked the state's environment

  • Eat Dust is a scathing commentary on the ravenous greed of mining barons and the willful silence of the state government "

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Why I Should be Tolerant

Through the cacophonony of current public discourse comes Sunita Narain's refreshingly well-argued collection of essays on critical environment and development issues 

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