04 December 2010

Dhansiri river in Dimapur Assam placed in ‘polluted river’ category
India scores major success at Cancun climate talks
Sterlite copper smelting plant in Thottukudi, Chennai endangering human health and environment: Results of a study
Google unveiled a powerful new mapping tool at the Cancun climate talks on Thursday that allows scientists to monitor changes in the Earth's environment as climate change accelerates
Mount Everest soil polluted by dangerous levels of arsenic, cadmium
The protocol of vested interests India Together

03 December 2010

Madras high court on Thursday banned quarrying in Tamirabarani river flowing across Tirunelveli and Thoothukudi districts of Tamil Nadu for five years to help restore the river system
Sand miners set their sites on the tributaries of the Tamirabarani river in Tamil Nadu
Uniform sand mining policy opposed by Sand Contractors, Sand Boat Owner-Workers and Building Materials Transporters Joint Action Committee (JAC)
India Backs Protocol on Regional Water Management in the Himalayan River Basin Countries
Scavengers make their voices heard, tilting with big corporate players in a tug-of-war over the world’s dumpsites in the global arena on Climate Change negotiations, Cacun, Mexico
Cancún climate change summit 'excludes poor countries' say activists
Fish species in Northeast facing threat

02 December 2010

An Indian proposal on how rich and poor nations report their actions to fight global warming could help get the United States on board for a broad agreement on climate change, India's environment minister Jairam Ramesh said on Thursday
Industries asked to shut down or stop discharge into Ganga
Adi Tribe fears Arunachal dam will extinct its people
Its business as usual for the sand dredging mafia in Thane district, Maharashtra, who continue to fill in 600 trucks of sand a day
Government plans a permanent ban on mining in the Western Ghats
March for clean and green Himalayas - Buddhists walk for a green cause

01 December 2010

Ecology of the river Godavari