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Safeguarding a crucial habitat

Daroji Sloth Bear Sanctuary is unique for its landscape and typical biodiversity of the Deccan Plateau. Situated between Sandur and Hospet taluks of Ballari district, the sanctuary is the largest sanctuary for Indian sloth bears (Melursis ursinus). Spread ... Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago

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China to build observation station to protect Pamir Plateau

China will build an observation station in the country's northwest Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region to improve the ecology of Pamir Plateau, a busy passage once for traders traveling along the ancient Silk Road.
 DNA1 month ago China to build new scientific observation station in Tibet  DNA1 month ago

9 commandments to boost private funding in India's infra sector

Whilst substantive public allocations have been made in the infrastructure sector, this strategy is plateauing due to the fiscal deficit constraint, capacity limitation of statal implementing agencies, the declining ability of PSUs, and the precarious situation of the Railways’ operating ratio. It is, thus, high time to get the policy compass to point at rejuvenating private sector investments in infrastructure, says Vinayak Chatterjee. The busy winter season for policies, a la the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Shared bikes climb to the 'roof of the world'

China's bike-sharing fever has spread to Tibet, with 500 shared two-wheelers appearing on the plateau.The fleets of bright yellow Ofo bikes have been placed in 22 spots in Xigaze, the region's second largest city, Xinhua news agency quoted Lyu Shuang, the ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Hydrological cycle on Tibetan plateau on rise: Study

Zhang Guoqing, a researcher with the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Center for Excellence in Tibetan Plateau Earth Sciences, was part of a team of domestic and foreign scientists that examined annual changes in lake area, level and volume from 1970s to ...
 DNA2 weeks ago China to conduct large-scale survey of Tibetan plateau  DNA2 months ago

'How Tibetan people survive at high altitudes found'

The people of Tibet have survived on an extremely high and arid plateau for thousands of years, due to their amazing natural ability to withstand low levels of oxygen, extreme cold, exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light and very limited food sources.
 DNA4 weeks ago Genes that helps Tibetans survive at high altitudes  Prokerala4 weeks ago

China's largest desert freshwater lake expands in 2016

The lake, sandwiched between the Muus desert in Shaanxi and the Erdos plateau in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, saw its water level retreat by 30 to 60 centimeters a year since 2006.
 DNA2 months ago

Warming climate threatens stability of Tibetan grasslands

A warming climate could affect the stability of alpine grasslands in the Tibetan Plateau, threatening the ability of farmers and herders to maintain the animals that are key to their existence, warned a team of researchers from the US and China.Though ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago

Digital India: Work in progress

While Digital India, a signature initiative of PM Narendra Modi, took off soon after NDA came to power, it peaked after demonetisation in November 2016 Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Even as former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi got the credit for bringing computers to India in the 1980s, it’s the current NDA government which is top of the mind for its narrative on technology. While Digital India, a signature initiative of PM Narendra Modi, took off soon after NDA came to power, it ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago

Karnataka wants to draw paleo-fossil water. You are not the only one who thinks it's absurd

Karnataka is going through its worst drought in 40 years, leading to acute shortage of water, both for drinking and irrigation purposes. But a freakish and dangerous solution that the Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Minister HK Patil is keen to adopt has ...
 catchnews.com5 days ago
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