The control of Naxalites over forests is total and overwhelming

Left helpless, the affected states have started demanding amendments to the fca. About a year ago, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh wrote to the prime minster requesting changes

The status of cancer data in India is as scary as the killer itself. The most recent data on cancer by the Indian Council of Medical Research is 13 years old. With little data on hand, battling cancer has become doubly difficult

The data is rudimentary. The analysis is poor. And is kept secret

The death of India s cancer control programme and the rise of cancers

the forest department in Gujarat has adopted a novel method to curb teakwood smuggling. Not only has it step

Winds of change in the scented wood

A new legislation has been introduced in Cambodia to curb illegal logging. As per the new rules, offenders can be imprisoned for up to 10 years and fined as much as us $2,500. The country's

Only poachers profit from rules and regulations that alienate local people from natural resources

Ban on harvesting of timber may not solve the problem of deforestation in Pakistan s North West Frontier Province