Issue Date: Feb 15, 2005
In a commendable move, China has stopped construction work at 30 major projects, a majority of which are power plants, because they failed to follow environmental norms. This was done despite mounting energy crisis in the country. The decision was announced by the State Environmental Protection Administration (sepa) on January 18, 2005.
Recent Supreme Court order in Vedanta case holds hope for tribal community life
Butterflies on the roof of the world is a vivid and engaging narrative of the author's rendezvous with the butterflies and moths in particular, and nature in general