Amazon forests

  • 'Dedicated my life to the cause of Amazon forests'
    Thiruvananthapuram, January 24 (IANS): Shaji Thomas, a Keralite who landed in Brazil in 1989 on a scholarship, is now a citizen of the football crazy nation. In Brazil, he took a doctorate degree and completed three post-doctoral studies. He has a law degree as well and is the only Indian origin lawyer practicing in the South American country. He has been a major environmental activist and even lived in a houseboat on the Amazon river. The following are some excerpts from an excl