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Urban birds can be the ideal ‘canary in the mine’ if we are willing to accept their signs
A strong mesh of urban birders will be able to collate data in real time and alert administrators about the health of the environment.
शहर में प्रकृति के करीब जीवन (in Hindi)
शहर में भी कम खर्च में बिजली और पानी का प्रबंध सुचारु रूप से किया जा सकता है
Darjeeling Himalayas gets a people-centric early warning system for landslides
All it takes for the system to work is a tipping bucket rain gauge, a rainfall threshold chart, whistle, mobile messenger and a billboard.
Delhi's social Butterflies: Why the city's citizen scientists are counting butterflies in crowded residential areas
They flutter like eyelashes, dip like fish, or float languidly in an undulating rhythm that is mesmerising to watch, like ripples on a lake.
Pride of Place
The transformation of a waste-picker's dark and ill-ventilated house into a bright, airy and safe home.
E-rickshaws in Jaipur: Freedom on three wheels
Housewives and young girls from slums in Jaipur are finding their freedom on three wheels
Open a door: No room for discrimination and communal profiling in West Bengal
(They) intervene in cases where people complain of discrimination and mobilize the locals to eliminate discrimination.
KSEB aims to generate 500 MW electricity from rooftop solar plants
Offer to install roof top panels at maximum number of residential and commercial buildings across the state (12 sq. meter area required for 1 kW).
An alternative school in rural Kerala is teaching tribal children life lessons
Gothrathalam school aims at preventing Dalit and Adivasi students from being isolated