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Mumbai's Last Jungle Under Threat
September 06, 2019

Mumbai's Last Jungle Under Threat

By Angel L Martínez Cantera
A metro project threatens one of the city’s last green spaces and the tribal people who live there.

The Bishnoi: India's First Environmentalists
August 08, 2019

The Bishnoi:
India's First Environmentalists

By Sugato Mukherjee
Since the 15th century, the Bishnoi community in Rajasthan has been devoted to environmental protection.
A Man on a Mission to Save India's Sparrows
May 29, 2019

A Man on a Mission to Save India's Sparrows

By Avinash Giri and Vishal Arora
Sparrows are threatened with extinction. One lawyer from Uttar Pradesh is trying to prevent that.

The Taj Mahal: Monumental Neglect
July 19, 2018

The Taj Mahal: Monumental Neglect

By Neeta Lal
India's top court threatens to “shut down” India's most iconic monument unless action is taken to restore it.

Rooting for the Trees: India’s Capital Awakens to Its Ecological Challenges
July 02, 2018

Rooting for the Trees: India’s Capital Awakens to Its Ecological Challenges

By Krzysztof Iwanek
Recent protests against tree cutting underline Delhi’s problems with pollution.

Assam’s Elephant Emergency
May 15, 2018

Assam’s Elephant Emergency

By Bikash Kumar Bhattacharya
In northeastern India, human-elephant conflict is getting worse as forest resources dwindle.

Dying Young in Mumbai’s Slum Rehabilitation Camp
May 09, 2018

Dying Young in Mumbai’s Slum Rehabilitation Camp

By Priyanka Borpujari
Mahul was supposed to be an escape from the slums. Then the sicknesses started.
The Real Threat to Hinduism: The Slow Death of India's Rivers
November 17, 2017

The Real Threat to Hinduism: The Slow Death of India's Rivers

By Gauri Noolkar
Outrage over the ban on firecrackers should be directed at the destruction of South Asia's natural heritage.

India’s Wildlife Trafficking Epidemic
October 26, 2017

India’s Wildlife Trafficking Epidemic

By Neeta Lal
Poaching and the illegal wildlife trade is on the rise in India.

Meet India’s ‘Tree Doctor’
May 29, 2017

Meet India’s ‘Tree Doctor’

By Vishal Arora
Urban conservationist Vijay Nishanth is on a quest to save India's trees.

Bhopal Gas Tragedy Still Haunts India
April 19, 2017

Bhopal Gas Tragedy Still Haunts India

By Neeta Lal
33 years after the Bhopal disaster, toxic waste at the site continues to ruin lives.
The Chennai Oil Spill: A Lesson for India’s Maritime Agencies
February 08, 2017

The Chennai Oil Spill: A Lesson for India’s Maritime Agencies

By Abhijit Singh
The Chennai oil spill is a wake-up call: India needs a better response to maritime ecological disasters.

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