Rajnish Jain 54 Founder and CEO of Avani Bio Energy, Uttarakhand
Pine push

A day after being criticised by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) for preparing a report that "lacked data and analysis", IIT-Delhi scientists who authored the study came out in support of it.

With poachers and depleting green cover already posing threats, the critically endangered tigers now have excavators for company in a Karnataka forest.

Fear is a five-letter word deep inside Bijnor forests. You can sense the presence of the tiger.

Gairaha is not a place that usually attracts media attention. But something unusual was under way as the new year entered its second week.

Power plants, highways, railways and seaports, meant to be the engines of India's economic growth, are now its Achilles heel.

Queen Elizabeth was invited to open the extension of the London School of Economics on November 5, 2008.


Even as Tamil Nadu grapples with a poor monsoon and water shortage, people of Coimbatore have taken it upon themselves to ensure not a single household suffers from a shortage of drinking water.

The phrase 'clean as a whistle' could well have been coined for Mysuru-literally and metaphorically.