The scenario in the fishing industry is alarming. The state of straddling fish stocks is a global disasaster and overfishing is a major problem. The structure of the fishing industry has
A grassroots level fight is on in the Philippines against big trawlers fishing in other people's waters, and related problems
For the Chinese fish- erfolk operating in certain areas of the East China Sea and the Yellow Sea, it will be another 2-month wait before they can reach for their nets, as the ban on fishing has been
A United Nations conference reveals the sense of desperate urgency concerning the oceans' rapidly depleting fish stocks
Once liquour sodden, the fisherfolk of a Kerala village are replacing destroyed natural reefs with artificial ones
A unique fishing cooperative in Bihar's Madhubani district boosts the confidence and economic independence of the local women
The country's deep sea fishing policy has run into troubled waters. Acceding to protests by fisherfolk against forays by multinational companies into the Indian seas, the government has frozen the
Indian fisherfolk are up in arms against the foreign trawlers that have been permitted to fish in India's coastal waters by the Indian government. The leaders of fisherfolk associations from 9
The Ganga Mukti Andolan is endeavouring to free a stretch of the Ganga and the exploited fisherfolk that derive their livelihood from it from the clutches of landowners and mafia gangs.
ECOLOGISTS have opposed the proposed 31-km Colombo-Katunayake expressway, writes Mallika Wanigasundara in a Panos report. They claim it will dislocate approximately 2,500 families, affect the
Epidemiological study on effect of air pollution on human health (adults) in Delhi
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Coal mines to get automatic nod for first expansion