A NORTHEAST TAPESTRY: SIX DOCUMENTARIES ON THE NORTHEAST BY INDEPENDENT FILMMAKERS. Produced by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). India International Centre, New

Jhum farming destroys forest cover in northeast India

Farmers care for the hill slopes only when the hills provide livelihood a simple lesson that has been forgotten

Science needs to come home scientists need to address the concerns of the local communities

this is an interesting monograph. It combines historical ethnography with archaeo

Avian diversity in the Northeast is better off with shifting cultivation than selective logging and monoculture forests

The Union government asks the Supreme Court to lift the interim ban on tree felling amid growing pressure from the northeastern states

THE book is a compilation of 42 papers contributed by social, physical and environment scientists who are working with issues that confront the Himalayas. The first three papers deal with the

The Central government's recent announcement that an action plan has been formulated to safeguard the pristine forests in the north-east -- in collaboration with the states of the region -- has not