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Insurance scheme for cattle lost to tigers mooted

🕔11:12, 31.Jul 2019

News The Union Environment Ministry and the Department of Livestock and Animal Husbandry are exploring a scheme to devise an insurance policy that will compensate people who lose their livestock to tigers. More in News A day after India declared

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Scientists decode genome of ‘miracle plant’

🕔15:03, 24.Jun 2019

Download PDF News Scientists from the University of Kerala have decoded the genetic make-up of Arogyapacha (Trichopus zeylanicus), a highly potent medicinal plant endemic to the Agasthya hills. More in News The project was undertaken in the State Inter-University Centre

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Delhi University Scientist Discover A New Species Of Paddy Frog In Asam

🕔12:18, 12.Jun 2019

Download PDF A team of scientists from Delhi University and the Wildlife Institute of India, in collaboration with researchers from Indonesia and the US, have discovered a new species of ‘paddy frog’ from Northeast India, primarily Assam. More in News

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