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Saturday, Aug 17, 2019
Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava

Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava

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Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava was part of Hindustan Times’ nationwide network of correspondents that brings news, analysis and information to its readers.He no longer works with the Hindustan Times.

articles by Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava (50 results)
Dec 23, 2016 06:51
India has opposed international guidelines that require free or uninfluenced consent of tribal communities for commercially using their traditional knowledge at the global biodiversity negotiations in Cancun, Mexico. read more
Dec 20, 2016 16:47
India is the third largest importer of the illegally logged timber in the world, shows a study by the International Union of Forest Research Organisations, a world-wide collaboration of scientists and research institutions working on forestry scienc... read more
Dec 17, 2016 01:21
The 17 major biodiversity-rich countries of the world, including India, have blocked the move of developed countries to continue the commercial use of digitally available genetic sequence data of plants and animals from developing nations without sharing... read more
Oct 15, 2016 16:37
India has succeeded in extracting a longer time frame for phasing out hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) gases to allow the transition of its refrigeration industry to cleaner options than the timelines agreed by developed countries and China. read more
Oct 09, 2016 23:23
Distancing itself from China for the first time in climate talks, India has decided to put pressure on Beijing to take the lead in phasing down use of Hydrofluorocarbons read more
Oct 06, 2016 09:07
Some of the indicators that the draft standards, released by BIS on September 30, seek to incorporate to assess services and quality of life are air pollution, carbon emission, renewable energy consumption, per capita GDP, unemployment rate and girl... read more
Oct 05, 2016 13:55
Whether Delhi breaths less toxic air this winter will depend on how effectively policies put in place over the past one year are implemented read more
Oct 03, 2016 14:52
India, the world’s fourth-largest carbon emitter with its population of 1.3 billion people, ratified the Paris agreement on climate change on Sunday to become the 62nd nation to join the deal. read more
Oct 03, 2016 09:42
India seized the highest numbers of tigers and tiger products between 2000 and 2015, indicating that the country’s national animal is the most vulnerable to poaching for international trade. read more
Oct 02, 2016 00:22
India’s membership to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) is not linked to ratifying Paris climate agreement, said environment, forest and climate change minister Anil Madhav Dave, a day before India ratifies the pact. read more
Oct 01, 2016 08:38
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency, Varanasi will need 32 more years to build the 2.3 lakh toilets planned by the Centre for October 2019, a study on the rate of building toilets, by Delhi-based think tank Centre for Science and Environment... read more
Sep 08, 2016 17:17
The Congress government in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday withdrew its petition challenging a recent National Green Tribunal order that stopped a hydropower project in the state until affected gram sabhas cleared it, within a week of filing it in the Supreme... read more
Sep 05, 2016 09:16
In what could come as an embarrassment to the Congress that has been accusing the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) of “diluting” the Forest Rights Act (FRA), the Himachal Pradesh government has opposed an order of the National Green Tribunal... read more