Dharmendra Khandal, Financial Chronicle
21 Nov 2013
This is a season of election in various states of our democratic country. To ensure impartial elections, Election Commission (EC) make suitable arrangements for conducting free and fair polls. During election time, administration is made to halt their regular work and organise election.
The government involves all its officials and uses its infrastructure to aid election. Even district adminis...
Krishnendu Mukherjee, Sunday Times of India
3 Nov 2013
The presence of 19 big cats in north Bengal`s Buxa tiger reserve, as claimed by foresters, may well be a bloated figure, may well be a bloated figure and if not, then they will have to give photographic evidences to the Project Tiger to back their claims.
There is speculation that Buxa may be going the way of Rajasthan`s Sariska Park, which had lost at its tigers by 2005.
Priyam. Bagga, Pune Mirror
2 Nov 2013
While the Western Ghats are recognised as an ecologically sensitive zone, there appears to be a severe lack of data to back up pleas for protecting different parts of the Ghats, especially those serving as home for wildlife.
With this is mind, the Wildlife Research and Conservation Society, Pune, has taken up the task of studying...
Niranjan. Kaggere, Pune Mirror
25 Oct 2013
Bangalore - Much like the numbers of the big cat, volunteers for the Karnataka forest department’s tiger census had drastically fallen. The exercise of counting tigers in the wild is carried out once in four years, but the department’s call for volunteers to help with the process, unlike the previous occasions, had attracted few enthusiasts.
Mirror had rep...