Opinion  /  Published 05.12.22

Strange logic: Centre's afforestation plan

Union environment ministry thinks that the loss of forest in Great Nicobar Island can be compensated by afforestation in the Aravalli Range...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 02.03.22

A mountain of concern

How would limited resources and the fragile ecology of the hills contain the many-fold increase in tourists?...
By Shruti Jain

News  /  Published 01.03.22

Study reveals 30 per cent dip in Kolkata forest cover in 10 years

The India State of Forest Report 2021 shows the city last year had about 1.8sq km of forest cover, less than 1 per cent of its area...
By Jayanta Basu in Ballygunge

News  /  Published 20.12.21

Issues that dictated voters’ choice in Kolkata civic body polls

The civic polls have put the limelight on ‘local issues’...
By Debraj Mitra, Subhajoy Roy


Opinion  /  Published 14.04.21

Save them: Goa losing forest cover

Readers' speak: Sitalkuchi firing; Covid-19 and face masks...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.03.21

Steel city squatters damaging trees

District administration plans another eviction drive on March 18 amid tight security...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshdepur

India  /  Published 25.04.20

Return of the natives

Could it be that Corona is the vaccine, and humans the virus? Could it be that the pandemic is a caution against man’s unbridled violations of Planet Earth?...
By Judhajit Dasgupta

North East  /  Published 11.03.20

Things look black for Namdapha greenery

Namdapha National Park was declared a tiger reserve under Project Tiger scheme in 1983...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

Opinion  /  Published 23.02.20

Another blow

Reader's Speak: Concerns over whale shark numbers in the Indo-Pacific; deforestation for Jewar Airport; stray dog hazard Guwahati...
By The Telegraph


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