in march 2006, Himachal Pradesh gave the go-ahead to proposals denotifying four sanctuaries and redrawing boundaries of 15 areas, including protected areas. Not surprisingly, the areas are required

A local deity of villages in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh recently ordained that the construction of a hydroelectric power project should be stopped. Bowing to the divine importunations of

Floating islands have fascinated us since ancient times

Forest evaluation is an established practice worldwide

Wanted: a fresh approach to forest conservation

A conference for the common good the mainstream media ignored

In an unprecedented development, the members of a gram sabha in Himachal Pradesh exercised rights conferred on them under the fifth schedule of the Constitution and disallowed the Rs 7,759 crore Karcham Wangtoo Hydroelectric Power Project

South Asia's only open-air natural ice skating rink in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, now lies in a decrepit state, with environmental degradation and neglect threatening its very

Depleting honeybees threaten biodiversity

SC comes down heavily on corporates and HP government, slapping a Rs 5 crore fine for defacing rocks in Rohtang Pass