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Abandoning one’s pet: Could there be a crime bigger than that?

Such scenes are an everday occurence all around many cities across the world. People buy pets, some even pamper them BUT then dump them on the road, at a city shelter in their old age-at an age when they need…

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The Story of Stuff

From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the…

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The Story of Bottled Water

See the movie below For more on the myths and reality of Bottled Water, please click here

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How to behave with Dogs and understand them better? – Part 2

To read the first part of this article, please click here

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How to behave with Dogs and understand them better?

An article by Erika Abrams about how to interact with dogs and read their signals… To read the second part of this article, please click here

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Alien Attack! – Alien invasion poses threat to biodiversity cover (From Livemint.com)

In this well-explained article in MINT, Padmaparna Ghosh writes about protected areas are fighting battles with invasive species (like The  African Black Fish (African Magur) or  Prosopis juliflora, locally known as vilayati/foriegn babul/keekar), all of which were introduced to India either…

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Kindness to Animals: What Religion says?

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Spot a sick and ailing Tree, call the doctor: Delhi gets a Tree Ambulance

News piece in Hindustan Times dated 5th February, 2010 Please click on images to enlarge. Thanks.            

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Differently-abled: The men who man the Janpath lane car parking

Janpath is one street market in that needs no introduction to anyone visiting Delhi, but perhaps the car park at Janpath Lane needs an introduction of some sorts. Janpath Lane is perhaps the only lane in Central Delhi’s Connaught Place region which…

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First Aid tips for taking care of the dog on your street

Volunteer to provide quick medical relief to the dog who guards your street A horrifying number of dogs and cats die because of lack of medical attention.  This is all the more tragic because wounds and injuries are surprisingly simple…

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