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Your Story: Why the Amazon is being set ablaze; All you need to know

Aug 23, 2019, 08.00 PM (IST)
There are no lights in sight but the night sky glows a dusky yellow, for the Amazon, is burning. Yes, the Amazon rainforests, the biome that sprawls over 7,000,000 square kilometers of the South American basin and generates more than 20% of the world's oxygen, is on fire, and the Western media is frighteningly apathetic about it.