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Thursday, Aug 13, 2020
Badri Chatterjee

Badri Chatterjee


Badri Chatterjee is an environment correspondent at Hindustan Times, Mumbai. He writes about environment issues - air, water and noise pollution, climate change - weather, wildlife - forests, marine and mangrove conservation

articles by Badri Chatterjee (2512 results)
Aug 13, 2020 01:01
Though inflated electricity bills for June came as a shock for most city consumers, those who use rooftop solar power have had net-zero electricity bills over the past three months. read more
Aug 12, 2020 14:08
Whale sharks are a protected species under Schedule 1 of the Wildlife Protection Act (WPA), 1972, and also listed as an endangered species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). read more
Aug 11, 2020 15:30
The adoption of these captive animals will help them live in national parks and reserves because the Maharashtra government will continue to own them. read more
Aug 11, 2020 00:58
The animal was spotted close to Kanakia Atrium-2 near JB Nagar by security staff on Sunday early morning, following which trap cages were set up in the abandoned warehouse premises. read more
Aug 10, 2020 12:36
Forest officials said the animal was hiding in a 20-acre area, adjacent to the residential society, which housed Vazir Glass Warehouse, an abandoned factory warehouse, and placed three trap cages there on Sunday. read more
Aug 08, 2020 01:34
Experts said the growth of the two heads was a genetic abnormality similar to conjoined or Siamese twins in humans. read more
Aug 08, 2020 00:44
The proposal from the state mangrove cell to declare Sonneratia alba or mangrove apple, an evergreen mangrove species found along the state’s coastline, as state mangrove tree was approved during a meeting of the recently constituted State Board of Wildlife (SBWL) on Friday. read more
Aug 07, 2020 11:39
The rain tally for August for south Mumbai now stands at 675.4 mm, against the average for the month of 493.8 mm. read more