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Putin’s nature love

Issue Date: Oct 15, 2012
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s widely publicised wildlife stunts, at least some of them, have been stage-managed.

It’s not just about a good holiday

Issue Date: Oct 15, 2012
The devil is in the detail. When land is held in public trust, the question of who constitutes the public needs clarity. In India’s protected areas this question has become pertinent in light of the Supreme Court’s interim decision on tourism. This order requires states to declare buffer zones for tiger reserves. Tourism within the core of the reserves without notified buffer zones has been banned.

Monkey’s tale

Author(s): Diya Das
Issue Date: Oct 15, 2012

Letters - October 15, 2012

Issue Date: Oct 15, 2012
Home remedy For waste Waste management is a problem in all urban centers of the country (‘Stench in my backyard’, September 1-15, 2012). We need to understand that there’s no other way to manage waste except segregating it at the source, that is our homes.

Missing the grass for the trees

Issue Date: Sep 15, 2012
I looked out from the observation hut and took in the soothing vision of lush green grasslands in the autumnal light of an October evening. A male great Indian bustard (GIB) had been displaying in a bare patch, puffing out his neck feathers and bobbing his neck in synchrony with his impressive booming call. Just then, I saw two wolves trotting through the grass about 300 metres from the bustard.

Science and Technology - Briefs

Issue Date: Sep 15, 2012
FOOD SCIENCES Buttery assault

Letters - September 15, 2012

Issue Date: Sep 15, 2012
Baneful Ban

Crown’s folly

Issue Date: Aug 31, 2012
The Spanish branch of WWF has stripped King Juan Carlos of his position as its honorary president after deciding that his recent elephant-hunting safari in Botswana was detrimental to the goal of the conservation group. The king had held the title since WWF was founded in Spain in 1968.

Letters - August 31, 2012

Issue Date: Aug 31, 2012
Organic elitism Big cities and towns are seeing a spurt in restaurants and shops selling all forms of organic products but the story of the livelihood of small farmers remains bleak (‘Organic universe’, July 16-31, 2012).
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