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The Yamuna River--India's Unholy Mess
Environment  (tags: pollution, water, world, India, water pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, humans, politics, protection )

Cal
- 75 days ago - ipsnews.net
the Ganges' largest tributary, the Yamuna - also one of the most polluted in the world and which provides the capital city of Delhi with 70 percent of its water needs
India - Now Nuclear and Environmental Dissent Is a Crime
Environment  (tags: dissent, acitvism, India, law, overdevelopment, development, govenrmentecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, pollution, radia-active, protection, world )

Cal
- 77 days ago - theecologist.org
In modern India any form of dissent from the neoliberal corporate model of development is being criminalised,
Climate Change Induced Heat Wave Sparks Riots in India
Environment  (tags: climate-change, Heat Wave, Rioting, India, Global Problem, Fossil Fuels, Pollution, Weather, Water, World, globalwarming, healthconditions, habitat, humans )

Betsy
- 98 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Under relentless heat, India is reaching the breaking point. As the country tries to keep cool, the power grid is failing. Rioting protesters in the north of the country set fire to electricity substations last weekend and held power workers hostage.
World Environment Day (June 5): India's Green Mission Caught in Funds' Crunch
Environment  (tags: World Environment DAy, forests, budget, India, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, conservation, politics )

Cal
- 107 days ago - indiatvnews.com
India's ambitious plans to fight climate change by enhancing the forest cover at a cost of Rs. 46,000 crore by 2020 have been stuck with no funds available since it was cleared by the Prime Minister's Council on Climate Change in 2011.
INDIA: Real 'Avatar' Tribe Deals Fatal Blow to Vedanta Mine
Environment  (tags: mining, native rights, India, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, GoodNews, green, politics )

Cal
- 396 days ago - survivalinternational.org
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.
Ganges, Nile and Amazon Seen Suffering More Floods From Warming
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, dirty energy, fossil fuels, emissions, flooding, Ganges, river, India, Amazon, South America )

Brian
- 467 days ago - trust.org
As man-made climate change accelerates, flooding will become more common in many regions around the earth.
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 )

Cal
- 494 days ago - ecowatch.com
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 )

Cal
- 512 days ago - forcechange.com
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 )

Frans
- 519 days ago - worldwildlife.org
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 )

Cher
- 531 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
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.
India Signs Mandatory GMO Labeling Into Law
Environment  (tags: gmo, genetically modified, Monsanto, planet, food, people vs corporations, warning, cancer risks, tumors, health, environment, India, gmo labeling, law )

Brian
- 591 days ago - naturalsociety.com
"Paving the way for other nations to introduce similar legislation and inform consumers what they're really putting into their mouths, the labeling of products containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) within the nation of India is now law."
Coal Mining Poses Threat to India's Royal Bengal Tiger
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, tigers, India )

Cher
- 777 days ago - greenpeace.org
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 )

Cal
- 780 days ago - news.mongabay.com
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 )

Cal
- 792 days ago - ipsnews.net
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 )

Carolina
- 934 days ago - greenpeace.in
Caught: Taiwanese vessels, pretending to be Indian [1], stealing fish and the livelihoods of Indian fishers.
 

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