Science Tech  /  Published 25.07.22

Wild Man

A report prepared for the United Nations over four years by 85 experts from 33 countries is the most comprehensive look yet at the pathways for using wild species sustainably or in ways that do not le...
By Elena Shao

World  /  Published 29.04.22

20% of reptiles face extinction

About 20 per cent of reptile species risk extinction, mainly because people are taking away their habitats for agriculture, urban development and logging, according to the first global reptile assessm...
By Catrin Einhorn

Opinion  /  Published 15.04.22

Letters to the Editor: Governments must take concrete steps to arrest the ongoing mass extinction of species

False hope Sir — Anthropogenic activities and climate change have led to an acceleration of species extinction. Environmentalists have urged governments to prioritize the preservation of biodiv...
By The Telegraph

World  /  Published 14.07.21

Plants, animals at risk of extinction due to destruction of Amazon rainforest

More than 10,000 species of plants and animals are at high risk of extinction due to the destruction of the Amazon rainforest - 35% of which has already been deforested or degraded, according to the d...
By Reuters in Sao Paulo, Bogota

Education  /  Published 16.02.21

Farming is an endangered profession

YES Standard of living These days, a lot of jobs offer a high standard of living. The farmers work very hard to earn money so that they can send their children to schools and make them capable enoug...
By The Telegraph


Entertainment  /  Published 15.12.20

In search of the extinct

Why did you choose to search for extinct animals for your Extinct or Alive series? How difficult is it to keep yourself motivated? My area of expertise as a biologist is working with creatures on the...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

North East  /  Published 17.02.20

66 NE bird species face bleak future: Report

Their plumage may make things around brighter, but their future looks quite bleak.Altogether 66 bird species in the Northeast are stated to be in the “high-conservation concern” category, accordin...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 20.06.19

Many marine species may die out, and we're to blame

Sir — Research shows that many large species of fish might go extinct as the oxygen levels in the oceans decrease owing to rising temperatures. This is alarming, and human beings are the only ones t...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.19

Friends of frogs seek kiss of life for species

Frogs, the underrated ecological warriors of the amphibian world, may have become Calcutta’s latest cause, thanks to a global summit dedicated to these creatures in a city where you would ...
By Rith Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 30.01.20

Namibia wind in cheetah sail

A cheetah conservation agency in Namibia has expressed enthusiasm for India’s proposal to reintroduce the cheetah in India but cautioned that the process will be long and difficult.The Cheetah Conse...
By Our Special Correspondent


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