The crocs of Bhitarkanika: A problem of plenty? (With Image)

May 21st, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhitarkanika (Odisha), May 21 (IANS) It is a tiny piece of heaven on the Odisha coast. The Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary is where the world's largest living reptile, the estuarine crocodile, ... Read more...

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In UK, one baby in four born to migrants

July 22nd, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): One bay in four born in the United Kingdom is born of migrant mothers.An official breakdown found that 24.7 per cent of children born last year have mothers ... Read more...

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Fashion fraternity wakes up to population menace (With image)

July 10th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) With India's at approximately 1.2 billion and climbing by the minute, on the eve of World Population Day July 11, a large section of the capital's fashion ... Read more...

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UK more crowded than India, China

July 9th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): Statistics reveal that Britain is more crowded than India and China.According to the Overpopulation Index, England is the most crowded country in Europe and the fourth most ... Read more...

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World Snake Population Decline Could Have Serious Consequences to Ecosystems

June 15th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A study which was recently released by the British Royal Society has shown an 'alarming' decline in the world's population of snakes, which could lead to serious ... Read more...

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Restrict movement of heavy vehicles in Shimla: High court

November 2nd, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 2 (IANS) Shimla is to decongest its roads by regulating traffic and streamlining the movement of heavy goods vehicles during peak hours. The Himachal Pradesh High Court in an interim order ... Read more...

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‘Overpopulation’ fear makes Rebecca Romijn say no more babies

September 12th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 12 (ANI): Actress Rebecca Romijn has revealed she has no plans of having more children in fear of 'overpopulating the world'.The 'X-Men' star, who looks after her eight-month-old twins with ... Read more...

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Drum beats in Shimla call for encroachments removal

August 9th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 9 (IANS) The old practice of making important official announcements by beating drums has once again come alive in the "Queen of Hills" these days. Civic officials are seen moving ... Read more...

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Shimla to go on anti-encroachment drive

August 5th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 5 (IANS) Armed with an order from the Himachal Pradesh High Court, Shimla's municipal corporation is to go on a drive to clear encroachments in the city's various markets including ... Read more...

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Shimla’s British heritage losing sheen (With Image)

May 19th, 2009 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, May 19 (IANS) The imperial grandeur of buildings that were once institutions of power when this hill town was the summer capital of British India is slowly fading into ... Read more...

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Overpopulation is world’s No.1 environmental issue

April 18th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 18 (ANI): The faculty of a US university has determined that an overpopulated planet is the biggest problem that we face today, followed by climate change and a need for ... Read more...

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Peta under fire over ‘putting down animals’ claims

April 5th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 5 (ANI): People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the animal rights group famous for its 'I'd rather go naked than wear fur' campaigns, has come under fire for ... Read more...

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