Chipko Movement
Opinion  /  Published 05.06.21

Gandhians North and South

For all its other achievements, the Gandhian movement in independent India has never paid adequate attention to the threat posed to the Republic by the rise of Hindutva majoritarianism. (Sun...
By Ramachandra Guha

Opinion  /  Published 26.05.21

Editorial: Life lessons

Sunderlal Bahuguna — he fell to Covid-19 recently — may no longer be around. But death cannot erase his life and work. In 1974, he pioneered the Chipko movement, a non-violent agitation ai...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 25.05.21

Great loss: Sunderlal Bahuguna passes away

Sir — The demise of the noted environmentalist and a key architect of the Chipko movement, Sunderlal Bahuguna, as a result of Covid-19 marks the end of an era of Gandhian activism in the subcont...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 22.05.21

Covid claims protector of trees

By Jayanta Basu

India  /  Published 21.05.21

Environmentalist Sunderlal Bahuguna no more

Environmentalist and Chipko movement pioneer Sunderlal Bahuguna died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences here on Friday after battling Covid-19 for several days. He was 94. He breathed his...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Rishikesh

Opinion  /  Published 27.04.21

Missing link

About a decade back when the world was just waking up to the threat of climate change and people’s action to protect greenery was being put forward as a possible prescription, I had a chance to ...
By Jayanta Basu

Opinion  /  Published 06.04.21

Himalayan blunder in Uttarakhand

The unfortunate disaster that struck Rishiganga-Dhauliganga Valley in early February is a sad reminder of the consequences of undermining the natural vulnerability of the Himalayas. We should not delu...
By Maharaj K. Pandit


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