Death on the highway

This article was published in The Hindu Survey of the Environment 2009 (pages 113 – 118) without the supporting footnotes. The original article with footnotes and photographs is reproduced here. Crunch! Splat! Thud! A daily massacre is occurring under the wheels of our vehicles. Thousands of lives are snuffed out tragically, instantaneously, and yet, we hardly […]

Saving Wild Ferns

The whistle of the pressure cooker was yet to blow and it seemed an endless wait. In the meantime, my cell phone rang. Divya Calling…… Divya: Hello… Me: Yes Divya, tell me.. Divya: Hey, where are you man? Me: I am at home, tell me.. Divya: See, near the 30th hairpin bend, people from the […]