Rise in deaths of lions in Gujarat: Centre
There has been an increase in number of deaths of Asiatic lions found in the wild only in Gujarat due to both natural and unnatural reasons including road and railway mishaps, Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday .“Asiatic lions are found in the wild only in Gujarat in India.As informed by Gujarat government, there has been an increase in number of deaths of Asiatic Lions in the state,“ environment minister Prakash Javadekar said.
`Born in Italy, but will die in India’
In an emotional response to PM Narendra Modi’s jibes at her Italian origins, Sonia Gandhi on Monday night said India is her home and “it is here that my ashes will mingle with my loved ones“.
GSPC’s overseas dreams run out of gas:
GSPC has wrapped up its overseas operations, resulting in over Rs 1,700 crore going down the drain. The state-owned company has begun the process of relinquishing its only remaining block in Australia.
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