Home to half of India's over 1200 orchid species, Arunachal Pradesh starts a novel flower census.
Opposition parties have accused the premier investigative body of carrying out a partisan witch hunt.
The protection of cows, considered sacred by India’s majority Hindus, has been a top priority of the government.
Kaziranga National Park in northeast India is home to the endangered one-horned rhinoceros.
The fire, which started on June 9, forced hundreds of villagers to relocate.
The deputy chief of the separatist United Liberation Front of Assam had been active for over three decades.
Conservationists hope that recognition will lead to regulating mining in the region, among other environmentally sensitive issues.
Arnab Goswami's firm said his arrest was a "vindictive attempt to punish Republic Media Network for speaking truth to power.”
Without the ID, people face difficulty in accessing government schemes.