Assam News

House sparrow. Photo by B Balaji/Flickr

It takes a village to save the sparrow

All the 65 households at Borbali Samua, a little village in the Lakhimpur district of Assam, share their homes with a chirpy, industrious, oft-beleaguered creature: the house sparrow. Forty-seven-year-old Jayanta…
House sparrow. Photo by B Balaji/Flickr

Light pollution on the rise in India: Study

In the ongoing Amsterdam Light Festival, illuminating the city’s waterway, a Serbian artist duo’s installation of an LED version of Vincent Van Gogh’s iconic painting ‘The Starry Night’ has drawn…