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Monsanto's GM corn biosafety data raises serious questions

Feature story | January 30, 2013 at 17:46

If you thought the threat from genetically modified (GM) food crops was over with the moratorium Bt brinjal, think again. American biotech giant Monsanto has been conducting final biosafety research and field trials for its genetically modified...

Point of No Return in pictures

Feature story | January 22, 2013 at 18:30

The world is quickly reaching a point of no return for preventing the worst impacts of climate change. Continuing on the current course will make it difficult, if not impossible, to prevent the widespread and catastrophic impacts of climate...

Bharti Airtel makes a move towards sustainability

Feature story | January 18, 2013 at 14:04

Two years ago Greenpeace India and lakhs of mobile phone users like us started asking Bharti Airtel to switch-off diesel. The company has taken the first step by releasing its first-ever sustainability report.

Become a Forest Hero with Greenpeace

Feature story | December 20, 2012 at 16:29

Digital and social media networks have become powerful tools to create awareness and get people to participate in social issues. This is exactly what Greenpeace India is trying to achieve with its latest Facebook application called the ‘Forest...

Will the Climate Change Conference in Doha change our climate?

Feature story | November 30, 2012 at 19:00

As representatives from 195 countries meet in Doha for the Climate Change Conference which began on November 26, Greenpeace urges world leaders to accept that climate change is already a reality and to take corrective measures immediately to...

Activists say NO COAL to the PM, while he talks conservation with the world

Feature story | October 17, 2012 at 11:35

As Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh was addressing the world about biodiversity and the need to protect it at the United Nations Convention on Biodiversity on October 16, Greenpeace India’s online activists were sending him a very special tweet.

Actress Amala Akkineni protests with Greenpeace from Charminar

Feature story | October 8, 2012 at 19:00

The Charminar, was the venue Greenpeace activists chose in Hyderabad to protest against coal mining destroying forests in Central India. On October 8, the first day of the Convention on Biological Diversity being held in the city, activists...

Brikesh Singh bids adieu to the forest

Feature story | October 1, 2012 at 15:36

Greenpeace activist, Brikesh Singh leaves the tree-house in the forests of Chandrapur today, on October 1. This was his home since September 1 when he decided to embark on a tree-top protest to save our forests. He will now make his way back to...

Chandrapur MP visits Brikesh and offers his support to Junglistan

Feature story | September 25, 2012 at 12:59

Brikesh Singh, who is living on a tree in Chandrapur, had a special visitor recently. Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, the Member of Parliament from the Chandrapur constituency came over to Brikesh’s tree house on September 22 and was all praise for his...

Jungle Jam in Bangalore to save our forests

Feature story | September 14, 2012 at 15:36

Bangalore is well known as the rock capital of India but it was after quite a while that an outdoor music event happened here. Greenpeace broke the monotony recently with the Jungle Jam in the heart of the city at the Kanteerva stadium. The...

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