Online Global Freshwater Biodiversity Atlas

Online Global Freshwater Biodiversity Atlas launched

A new online Atlas of freshwater biodiversity that presents spatial information and species distribution patterns was launched on 29 January 2014 at the landmark Water Lives symposium. The symposium (conference) brought together the European Union policy makers and freshwater scientists. Freshwater that is quite important30

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Union Government has banned cosmetic companies from animal testing

Union Government has banned cosmetic companies from testing on animals. The notification prohibiting testing of cosmetics on animals was issued by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on 27 January 2014. The rules prohibiting testing of cosmetics on animals will become effective within30