Doctoral Candidate, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, Bangalore
Fire in the mountains
Researchers studying bird communities in Kumaon Himalayas detail the devastating effects of Uttarakhand's forest fires on wildlife and …
Hills of despair and hope
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Assam and its notion of nationhood
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Invasion of tiger reserve
Are religious pilgrimages only about faith and religion?
Mined to death: an elegy for the rivers of Meghalaya
The rivers in the Jaintia Hills have turned deep blue; mines and cement factories have killed all fish and aquatic life in them
How clean are our forests?
The inordinate focus on cities and towns seems to suggest that garbage doesn’t occur elsewhere. But that is hardly so