Environment

Shun single-use plastic, carry own bags to market, says Amit Shah

Shun single-use plastic, carry own bags to market, says Amit Shah

The Home Minister also stated that it is the responsibility of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers to create awareness about the har...Read More

Don't use plastic, don't be plastic: Salman Khan urges fans to quit use of plastic

Don't use plastic, don't be plastic: Salman Khan urges fans to quit use of plastic

Superstar Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif and Madhuri Dixit have supported Prime Minster Narendra Modi's clarion call to end use of plastics b...Read More

Oxygen Manifesto to Nirvana in Corporate Suit: 5 books that are just out

Oxygen Manifesto to Nirvana in Corporate Suit: 5 books that are just out

Oxygen Manifesto is a story of the triumph of ordinary people over the might of the establishment in their battle to save the environment.

Coal India's 54 mining projects facing delays

Coal India's 54 mining projects facing delays

State-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL's) 54 coal mining projects are facing delay due to various reasons such as contractual issues and delay i...Read More

MBMC flouting rules on waste segregation in own premises

MBMC flouting rules on waste segregation in own premises

Saddled with a daunting task of managing a quantum of nearly 500 tonnes of garbage per day, only 60 percent is segregated at source.

Indore: Functions held to make students aware about environment

Indore: Functions held to make students aware about environment

The World Environment Day was celebrated at the Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport on Wednesday.

Consider appointing more experts to Tree Authority:  Bombay High Court to BMC

Consider appointing more experts to Tree Authority: Bombay High Court to BMC

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday said to keep larger public interest in mind and to safeguard the environment, the BMC should cons...Read More

Bhopal: Harit Sambhag Abhiyan: 11L saplings to be planted in division

Bhopal: Harit Sambhag Abhiyan: 11L saplings to be planted in division

Bhopal: Divisional Commissioner Kalpana Shrivastava said that 11 lakh saplings will be planted in the division under Harit- Sambhag Abhiy...Read More

Packaging industry should focus on safety, environment and reusabilty

Packaging industry should focus on safety, environment and reusabilty

New Delhi: The fast-growing Indian packaging industry needs to focus on key areas such as safety, environment protection, reusability and...Read More

Carol Andrade Column: Of diapers and common sense, for baby’s sake

Carol Andrade Column: Of diapers and common sense, for baby’s sake

Listen, just 35 years ago in India, brand new baby in my arms, if you asked me what I absolutely desired, the answer would be disposable ...Read More

Farmers come up with their own manifesto for freedom

Farmers come up with their own manifesto for freedom

New Delhi: In the election time, the farmers have also come out with their own ‘Manifesto for Freedom’ for the political parties to adopt...Read More

First walking robot to navigate without GPS

First walking robot to navigate without GPS

London: Scientists claim to have developed the first walking robot that can explore its environment and find its way home without GPS or ...Read More

Tech Mahindra commits to 22 pc reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

Tech Mahindra commits to 22 pc reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

New Delhi: IT firm Tech Mahindra today said it is committed to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 22 per cent by the year 2030, fro...Read More

Electronic waste produced every year weighs more than all airlines ever built: WEF report

Electronic waste produced every year weighs more than all airlines ever built: WEF report

Davos: Indicating a major health and environmental crisis, the amount of electronic waste produced every year is set to grow to 120 milli...Read More

Space microbes are adapting to survive

Space microbes are adapting to survive

New York: Genetic evidence has shown that despite its seemingly harsh conditions, bacteria on the International Space Station (ISS) are a...Read More

How locusts switch colours in different settings found   

How locusts switch colours in different settings found   

Beijing: Scientists have discovered how locusts change their body colour to adapt to different environments.The findings, published in th...Read More

Ujjain: Former scientific advisor Prof Pandey participates in symposium on environment

Ujjain: Former scientific advisor Prof Pandey participates in symposium on environment

Ujjain: Symposium on ‘Rising Temperature and Environment’ was organised at Vikram University on Tuesday. Symposium programme was part of ...Read More

South Korea bans single-use plastic bags at supermarkets

South Korea bans single-use plastic bags at supermarkets

Seoul: South Korea has announced a ban on big-time supermarkets and retailers nationwide from using disposable plastic bags in an attempt...Read More

Over 2,000 evacuated as 5.8 earthquake strikes Tibet

Over 2,000 evacuated as 5.8 earthquake strikes Tibet

Lhasa: More than 2,100 people were evacuated after a 5.8-magnitude earthquake jolted Xigaze city in Tibet autonomous region early on Mond...Read More

Over 2,000 evacuated as 5.8 quake strikes Tibet (Lead)

Over 2,000 evacuated as 5.8 quake strikes Tibet (Lead)

Lhasa: More than 2,100 people were evacuated after a 5.8-magnitude earthquake jolted Xigaze city in Tibet autonomous region early on Mond...Read More

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