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  • Climate change altering farming in Spiti

    November 14, 2018

    In the short summer of Spiti valley, when the snow melts on high peaks, there is a spurt of intense agricultural activity around the sparsely populated villages in the cold desert of Himachal Pradesh – for four months between May and August every year. Spiti, the ‘middle land’ between Tibet and India, is classified as […]

  • Review: An opening in the mountains

    November 09, 2018

    An anthology of writing from the eastern Himalayan region, edited by Namita Gokhale, provides a unique and powerful perspective on a region that is increasingly interconnected and open to the world

  • Tackling the great smog of India

    November 07, 2018

    Siddharth Singh, author of “The Great Smog of India”, speaks in an interview on the drivers of air pollution, the intersection of economics, transport and pollution, as well as what can be done

  • Ganga loses its steadfast champion in GD Agarwal

    October 11, 2018

    GD Agarwal, a doyen of India’s environmentalists, breathed his last at a Rishikesh hospital after a 111-day fast demanding action to revive uninterrupted flow in the critically polluted Ganga

  • Asia’s climate arsenal: are biofuels back?

    October 09, 2018

    Biofuels will dominate future growth in renewables and are essential for decarbonizing the most difficult sectors; China and India should lead the way, argues new EIA report