Migration: I am biased, for people

India, Jan. 13 -- We must not build a divisive agenda on migration, otherwise it will lead to endless spread of hatred It is not possible to be neutral in these times. I believe the Citizenship (Amen... Read More

Taal volcano creates emergency in the Philippines

India, Jan. 13 -- Taalis located 60kilometres south of Manila, on the island of Luzon and is one of the smallest volcanoes in the country The Philippines government evacuated people from capital Mani... Read More

A dolphin paradise, in the middle of chaos

India, Jan. 13 -- Barely 45 minutes away from Varanasi, is a patch of the Ganga that is dolphin heaven The Ganges River Dolphin ( Platenista gangetica ) or Gangetic Dolphin, known as Sauns in Uttar P... Read More

Global Eco Watch: Major ecological happenings of the week (January 6 - 12, 2020)

India, Jan. 12 -- Down To Earth brings you the top happenings in the world of global ecology Wolf pack discovered in Colorado 7 decades after extinction The Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) that ma... Read More

New estimates show 14.8 million children globally are HIV-exposed but uninfected

India, Jan. 12 -- While many children who are HIV-exposed and also HIV-uninfected are growing and developing well, some face greater risks In many countries with a high HIV prevalence, at least 95 pe... Read More

Court Digest: Major environment hearings of the week (January 5-10, 2020)

India, Jan. 11 -- Down To Earth brings you the top environmental cases heard in the Supreme Court, the high courts and the National Green Tribunal through the week Air pollution in Kerala The southe... Read More

Could invisible aliens really exist among us? An astrobiologist explains

India, Jan. 11 -- A popular suggestion for an alternative biochemistry is one based on silicon rather than carbon Life is pretty easy to recognise. It moves, it grows, it eats, it excretes, it reprod... Read More

Pulses production in 2019-20 will reduce due to erratic monsoon: IPGA

India, Jan. 10 -- Trade body also demands of removal of import restriction and quota on green peas India's pulses output for 2019-20 will take a hit due to erratic rains and will miss the government'... Read More

Students protest cases nearly doubled between 2014 and 2018, shows NCRB data

India, Jan. 10 -- Kerala still continues to top list but Haryana, UP, Bihar, Himachal account for 40% incidents Unrest has grown among India's youth, data from 2018, released recently National Crime ... Read More

Strength from perpetual grief: How Aboriginal people experience the bushfire crisis

India, Jan. 10 -- Any bushfire recovery policy must be culturally sensitive to the aboriginal people How do you support people forever attached to a landscape after an inferno tears through their hom... Read More