Deteriorating Mangroves of Sundarbans : Assessing the Socio-Economic & amp Environmental Impact

The mangrove-dominated Ganges Delta – the Sundarbans – is the largest mangrove ecosystem in the world extending across India (40%) and Bangladesh (60%). It provides a unique ecosystem and a rich wildlife habitat. Sundarbans mangroves are home to the famous Royal Bengal Tigers; Indo-Pacific region’s largest terrestrial predator. Sundarbans is an excellent example of the […]

Assessing the Human Impact on Olive Ridley Sea Turtles

Assessing the Human Impact on Olive Ridley Sea Turtles The olive ridley sea turtle, also known commonly as the Pacific ridley sea turtle, are the most abundant of all sea turtles found in the world yet some argue they are also the most exploited. Despite their abundant population, the ridley turtles are internationally listed as […]

India-China WATER DISPUTE on Brahmaputra

The construction of several dams along the Brahmaputra river (known as Yarlung in China) on the Chinese side has become a repeated cause of concern for India. As India and China continue to grow demographically as well as economically amid increased consumption among its citizenry, both nations face water constraints and in a race to develop new projects in order to overcome […]

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What is Avian Influenza (AI) or Bird Flu ?

Avian Influenza (AI) or Bird Flu Avian Influenza (AI) or bird flu is a variety of influenza caused by virus adapted to birds. Most common of the virus is H5N1 strain which is detected globally. How it spreads the Infection? Lethal virus is easily transmitted within birds, highly contagious. Birds can shed avian influenza saliva, […]

What is the Central Vista Project ?

Central Vista Project What is the Central Vista Project ? Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for Central Vista Project’s new Parliament building on 10th December 2020. This Central Vista Project is an intrinsic part of the vision of Aatmanirbhar Bharat and will be a landmark opportunity to build peoples’ Parliament for the […]

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There is no greatness where there is no simplicity

“There is no greatness where there is no simplicity” India that is Bharat, is a land of simplicity which is blessed by greatness. India has diverse history, geography and thoughts, exemplified as greatness. It will be no wrong in defining simplicity as sustainability as it is very evident in history as India. India has a […]