Taking cognizance of her petition, a single-judge bench of the Bombay High Court has granted interim relief to Suyash and has restrained defendants from displaying, exhibiting, advertising or utilizing her image in any manner until further order. The court has also directed internet service providers across the country from facilitating access to all websites and apps displaying Suyash’s image/likeness without her consent.
Sustained conservation efforts and awareness campaigns have paid big dividends for the tiger whose population rose from 268 in 1973, when Project Tiger was launched, to 1,468 in 2013 to 2,967 now, as the government announced this week. Here’s a look at some successful conservation projects around the world:Also called the Flying Fox, it is native to Mauritius; now found only on Rodrigues island.What happened? From an estimated 1,000 in 1955, fruit bat numbers shrunk to 70-100 in 1979.Why? Due to hunting and shrinking habitat.Conservation Efforts: Rodrigues Environmental Education Program, the Mauritius Wildlife Foundation and others have led efforts to bring the numbers to sustainable levels.Result: Now there are 25,000 bats in the wild on Rodrigues Island. At least 16 zoos in the US have 180 bats in captivity.
The N95 masks are called so due to their ability to filter out 95% of 0.3 micron particles, making them one of the safest options out there, but there’s a problem with them, due to the respiratory valve on them.
A man in Kerala who drove about 4000 kms during the Covid lockdown to bring his pregnant wife back home has now shared some heartwarming tales of love and care they got along the way. His wife Riya was at her parent's house in Ahmedabad where Covid cases were spiking in early May, and so Jubil Rajan P Dev decided to bring her back to Kochi in spite of the lockdown.
In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, people have been cooped up in their houses. But still the rate of infections is rising steadily. Some of the low risk activities include, opening letters, playing tennis, going to the fuel tank, and restaurant take-away.
India's daily case count is touching new highs every day with the total number of Covid cases topping the one million mark. Now that the economy is on unlock mode, it becomes all the more important that we protect ourselves and our family members from getting infected by observing all safety measures like wearing of mask and gloves, social distancing, use of sanitizer and frequent hand-washing.
According to a report by PTI, scientists have confirmed for the first time that the novel coronavirus behind the COVID-19 pandemic cannot be transmitted to people by mosquitoes, a finding that adds evidence to WHO's claim that the disease is not mosquito-borne.
According to a report by PTI, the world's population is likely to shrink after mid-century, forecasting major shifts in global population and economic power, according to a new study which predicts global, regional, and national populations for 195 countries, and their mortality, fertility, and migration rates.
In light of the pandemic taking over the globe, the demand for precautionary measures against human contact have shot through the roof, one of the popular solutions now seem to be robots, which are on their way to taking over kitchens.
A trial is on in Britain, to see if dogs can be trained to sniff out patients suffering from coronavirus. Dogs have been trained across the world to spot the scent of malaria, cancer and Parkinson's disease.
In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the world has changed fundamentally. No longer are shared work-spaces seen as safe or intelligent. Instead a new aesthetic awaits the world, one which accommodates the coronavirus.
Covid 19 is wreaking havoc all over the world, killing thousands and infecting millions. Unsurprisingly, social distancing has become the new normal. A Times of India poll has also revealed an interesting change in behaviour among the masses.