India's coastal regions are under threat. Despite that, many forestry officials and rangers in charge of them don't view active environmental protection as their task. A special course on the Andaman Islands aims to raise their awareness.
A stampede at a train station in Mumbai has killed at least 22 people, according to local officials. Police are investigating the exact cause of the stampede and authorities say the death toll is likely to increase.
The Indian coast guard, apparently tipped-off by intelligence agencies, intercepted a drug-laden vessel off the Gujarat coast. The street value of the heroin is estimated at almost $550 million.
He had planned to go to India, but Christopher Columbus discovered America. Columbus Day on October 12 reminds Americans and Spaniards of that fact. However, it reminds indigenous people of a brutal history of conquest.
Longevity may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of clams but some of the squishy creatures can live for centuries — if we let them.
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