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Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019
Bharati Chaturvedi

Bharati Chaturvedi


Bharati Chaturvedi is an environmentalist and writer. She is the founder and director of Chintan Environmental Research and Action Group.

articles by Bharati Chaturvedi (138 results)
Sep 16, 2019 01:24
A rich forest may be reduced to a barren hill, or, even, a sparse cold desert turned into a green grove. Both these will cease to be the homes they once were for bio-diversity, and one could call them alien in their own context. read more
Sep 02, 2019 01:38
Desertification is one of the threats in India as we intensify real estate and plan infrastructure. read more
Aug 26, 2019 05:12
If Indians are torn up over Brazil’s environmental catastrophe, then the rest of the world can be expected to be-mourn our big environmental losses. read more
Aug 12, 2019 01:29
India can begin to work on its air pollution problem and roll out NCAP innovatively because public outrage is currently contained. This is the season to put in plans. read more
Jul 15, 2019 07:40
The South Asia Network on Dams, River and People reports that in 2018, 28 people died across India in sand-mining violence. Not all were officials. read more
Jul 07, 2019 22:06
The budget, in many ways, is the meat of policy. read more
Jun 24, 2019 07:00
So Elon Musk says he believes we are heading for a human population collapse because the world is aging. We’ll be like an inverted pyramid by 2050, he fears. read more
Jun 02, 2019 22:13
Fires are not unusual or new, but the scale and frequency is new, as is the trend of villagers watching these as if they are bystanders. read more
May 13, 2019 08:16
The Down to Earth, quoting the Lancet, points out that cancers have gone up by 112% between 1990 and 2016. Also, that India’s share in cancer deaths is over 8%. Air pollution is among the causes. read more
Apr 15, 2019 00:45
Anyone who went on that strike would be hollow if they still ate meat, or if they are not pushing their entire families to use less private transportation read more
Mar 18, 2019 07:51
Today, citizen environmentalists are much more active than ever before, as is the scale and pace of environmental destruction. Many know less than they need to–they seek nuances. Even going to court requires a fine understanding of the issue one wants... read more
Mar 11, 2019 06:20
In this era of severe climate change, such collaterals from India’s best art event offer should set us thinking. read more
Feb 17, 2019 23:52
Kerala’s unforgivable error is being repeated in Haryana, where the government is amending the Punjab Land Preservation Act, excluding a chunk of the Aravallis from protection, making it available for real estate and similar development. read more
Dec 10, 2018 07:56
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) pointed out that climate change will be leading cause of loss of species. read more