Thousands of Monkeys Take Over Government Buildings in India

India’s government has literally gone ape. In New Dehli almost 5000 red-faced rhesus macaque monkeys are hanging around New Dehli’s government buildings wreaking such havoc such as stealing food, damaging power lines and stealing documents through windows, according to Reuters. One local animal rights activist said this is a problem that will work itself out…

India Environmentalists Oppose More Development in Mumbai

After Mumbai’s state government enacted changes to a special development district for the Seawoods development in the city, Asian Age quotes a spokesman with the Navi Mumbai Environment Preservation Society said the move is a way to benefit developers at the expense of lands of ecological importance. At issue is the construction not only more…