JAIPUR: Eminent scientists who spoke on the theme of climate change on the opening day of the annual session of the National Academy of Sciences India(NASI) here on Thursday warned of a greater impact of the

Jaipur: Noted agriculturist and father of

KOCHI: The architect of Green Revolution, M S Swaminathan, has put his weight behind the ban imposed by the Pollution Control Board on use of endosulfan in the state.

On the sidelines of the sixth Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning here, Swaminathan said the hazardous aspect of using endosulfan in the farming sector should be analysed in other parts of the country also.

Though endosulfa


PANJIM: Those who love to have fish on a daily basis may have to do without it on October 29, 2010.

KOCHI: The National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) & Kerala Swathanthra Matsya Thozhilaly Federation (KSMTF) are getting ready to organise continuous protests in all coastal states of the country which come under the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) 2010, from October 29.

Rejecting the draft CRZ notification in toto, they said that it is only marginally different from the pre-draft which was rejected by

CHENNAI: The fate of 67 lakh fishermen across Indian coast hangs in balance with the government

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The National Fish Workers Forum (NFF) and the Kerala Swathanthra Matsya Thozhilali Federation (KSMTF) rejected the draft Coastal Zone Regulation (CRZ) Notification-2010.

In memorandums submitted to Ministry of Environment and Forest, President Pratibha Patil, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Ghandhi, they have listed out reasons for the rejection of th

Latest draft has triggered fears of indiscriminate construction along shorelines

Twenty years, 25 amendments, several committees and notifications after, the issue of regulating development along India's coastlines remains under debate.