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INDIA: Real 'Avatar' Tribe Deals Fatal Blow to Vedanta Mine
Environment  (tags: mining, native rights, India, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, GoodNews, green, politics )

- 830 days ago -
India's Dongria Kondh tribe has overwhelmingly rejected plans by notorious British mining giant Vedanta Resources for an open-pit bauxite mine in their sacred Niyamgiri Hills, in an unprecedented triumph for tribal rights.
POLLUTION IN INDIA: The Other Side of the Taj Mahal
Environment  (tags: water pollution, India, healthconditions, water, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, green, politics, protection, world )

- 928 days ago -
What remains of the Yamuna's once mighty flow is a black, noxious stream that offers little comfort to the livestock, children and stray dogs that can be seen wading through it on a hot afternoon.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Illegal Mining in India's National Parks
Environment  (tags: world, India, mining, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, humans, protection )

- 946 days ago -
Stop illegal gypsum mining in India's wildlife sanctuaries and national park areas
India Declares a New Tiger Reserve in Tamil Nadu
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, India, Tiger, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 953 days ago -
ndia, home to the world's largest population of wild tigers, created a new protected area for the big cats. The Indian government declared the forests of Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary a Tiger Reserve on March 15, 2013.
Tell India- Choose Tigers Over Coal ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife, tigers, India )

- 965 days ago -
13 coalfields covering over 4247 square miles in Central India threaten the sustainable, long term survival of the Bengal tiger. The massive deforestation for coal mining threatens the Royal Bengal tiger with extinction.
Coal Mining Poses Threat to India's Royal Bengal Tiger
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, tigers, India )

- 1211 days ago -
One of the biggest threats to tigers comes from coal mining. The solution, which would also help to avert another repeat of the massive blackouts that have hit India this week, would be to invest in renewable energy.
Tigers Vs. Coal in India: When Big Energy Meets Vanishing Cats
Environment  (tags: India, tigers, protection, pollution, overdevelopment, mining interests, corporate greed, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, animals, wildlife, nature, humans, green )

- 1214 days ago -
Burning coal fuels climate change, causes acid rain, and spreads toxic pollutants into the environment, but now a new Greenpeace report warns that coal may also imperil the world's biggest feline: the tiger
WATER POLLUTION IN INDIA: Impure Flows the Ganga
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, Ganges River, India, world, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, nature, green, government, healthconditions )

- 1226 days ago -
Environmentalists claim the severe pollution of the Ganga, and the destructive impact of big dams are increasingly destroying India's "lifeline".
Caught: Taiwanese Vessels
Environment  (tags: India, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, nature, habitatdestruction )

- 1368 days ago -
Caught: Taiwanese vessels, pretending to be Indian [1], stealing fish and the livelihoods of Indian fishers.
Revealed: The Child Victims of Pesticide Poisoning in India
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, nature, humans, pesticides, India, world, protection, environment, destruction, habitat, green, ecosystems, politics )

- 1424 days ago -
Endosulfan is the pesticide of choice for farmers in rural India trying to control insects threatening cashew nut and other crops - but the chemical can have devastating health impacts
Coal Mining Destroying India Tiger Habitat, Says Report
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, destruction, tigers, India, protection, wildlife )

- 1466 days ago -
Mines are coming up in critical tiger habitat, resulting in fragmentation of large blocks of contiguous forests needed for tigers to roam in, said a report Tuesday, urging that no new mines in tiger areas should be given forest clearance.
INDIA: 'Poisonous Red Mud' Pours From Vedanta Refinery
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, India, sludge, environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy, humans, healthconditions, protection )

- 1689 days ago -
Toxic sludge has poured out of FTSE 100 Vedanta Resources' waste pond at its controversial alumina refinery in Orissa, east India, according to local reports.
Girls Shouldn't Have To Go To School In Raw Sewage ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, sewage, India )

- 1797 days ago -
Students and parents in India are protesting against a planned sewage treatment plant to be built only 50 feet from two girls' schools in Porur, a city in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, the Times of India is reporting. Ironically, the same families won
INDIA: Monks Lead Marathon March to Save Himalayas
Environment  (tags: conservation, activists, India, ecosystems, GoodNews, climate-change, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, wildlife, world, protection, humans, forests, environment, endangered )

- 1815 days ago -
For those living in Darjeeling, banner-led political processions are quite an ordinary sight, but as a large contingent including monks and nuns who embarked on a marathon march on foot to save the Himalayas from environmental damage...,
Stop Radioactive Investments: India to Build Nuclear Reactors in Earthquake Zone With Help From BNP Paribas
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, nuclear reactors, India, habitat, nature )

- 1818 days ago -
As French president Nicholas Sarkozy visits India in his role as salesman for the nuclear industry, Greenpeace activists today visited the headquarters of France's BNP Paribas bank to tell it to stop its radioactive investment in new nuclear reactors.

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