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LG Manoj Sinha Confers Chetna Awards For Contributions In Social Transformation

LG Manoj Sinha Confers Chetna Awards For Contributions In Social Transformation

On the occasion, Sinha handed over awards to 32 change-makers for rendering their continuous selfless services to society.

23 May 2022
Global Warming Needs To Be Urgently Brought Under Control: Union Environment Minister

Global Warming Needs To Be Urgently Brought Under Control: Union Environment Minister

Approximately 40 per cent of the world's economy is based on biological products and any effort at conserving biodiversity would be able to succeed only by...

22 May 2022

Sustainable Traveller: Why This Skincare Essential Has A Harmful Impact On Marine Life

You carry it every time you hit the beach or high altitudes or when the weather shows bountiful summer sun rays. But few people know that sunscreens may...

Cheap Fix For Climate Change? Bring Tourists To Check Smuggling Of Forest Trees In J&K

Cheap Fix For Climate Change? Bring Tourists To Check Smuggling Of Forest Trees In J&K

Hanifa Begam, a sarpanch from the Gurrwatt area says a large number of forest trees were cut over the years. But after the road was constructed through the...

18 May 2022

Climate Change: When Heat And Flood Play Havoc

The climate crisis is raising its ugly head as heatwaves, wildfires and sudden flooding wreak havoc with the loss of lives and livelihood. Climate scientists...

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14 May 2022
Delhi Grapples With Water Shortage Amid Severe Heatwave

Delhi Grapples With Water Shortage Amid Severe Heatwave

The level in the Wazirabad pond has dropped to 670.70 feet, the lowest this year. It was 671.80 feet on Thursday. The pond level had dropped to 667 feet...


13 May 2022
Heatwave Sweeps Western Rajasthan; Barmer, Jaisalmer Worst Hit

Heatwave Sweeps Western Rajasthan; Barmer, Jaisalmer Worst Hit

Barmer recorded the highest day temperature of 48.2 degree Celsius on Thursday while the mercury soared to 47.2 in Jaisalmer. The Meteorological Department has...


12 May 2022
Delhi Government To Plant 10L Saplings To Improve City's Green Cover

Delhi Government To Plant 10L Saplings To Improve City's Green Cover

The budget was approved during the meeting of the Expenditure Finance Committee (EFC) held recently.  "The Kejriwal government is determined to provide clean...


12 May 2022
Electric Buses Resume From Manali To Rohtang Pass

Electric Buses Resume From Manali To Rohtang Pass

Passengers aboard these buses also do not require the online permit to visit the Rohtang Pass 


12 May 2022
Demolition Politics Ignores The Ecological Impact Of 'Development'

Demolition Politics Ignores The Ecological Impact Of 'Development'

Construction and demolition (C and D) waste is considered to be one of the top sources of pollution and environmental degradation globally. It has been...


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20 May 2022
Can India Keep Its Net-zero Emissions Pledge?

Can India Keep Its Net-zero Emissions Pledge?

A brutal heatwave that has exacerbated India’s power crisis is threatening to short-circuit New Delhi’s COP26 commitments


07 May 2022
NGT Clears Decks For Inland Waterway Project On Ganga River From Prayagraj to Haldia

NGT Clears Decks For Inland Waterway Project On Ganga River From Prayagraj to Haldia

The NGT bench noted that there is no scope for the tribunal to consider the matter as the Allahabad High Court has already decided the issue


04 May 2022
Warning Bells Toll For Corals As New Study Finds The Adverse Effects Of Rising Ocean Temperatures

Warning Bells Toll For Corals As New Study Finds The Adverse Effects Of Rising Ocean Temperatures

Rising ocean temperatures are causing coral bleaching all over the world. A new study promises to provide vital interventions


28 April 2022
Social Entrepreneur Zeeshan Khan Joins Hands With 5ire To Create A Sustainable Environment For Future

Social Entrepreneur Zeeshan Khan Joins Hands With 5ire To Create A Sustainable Environment For Future

As a responsible citizen, the India-based social entrepreneur realised that it was crucial to conserve the environment. Connecting people with innovative...


26 April 2022
Bikers Troop Bengaluru: Riders On A Mission

Bikers Troop Bengaluru: Riders On A Mission

The riders create memories and remove trash wherever they go


22 April 2022
Earth Day 2022: Here Is All You Need To Know About This ‘Environment Carnival’

Earth Day 2022: Here Is All You Need To Know About This ‘Environment Carnival’

Since 1970, Earth Day has been mobilising masses globally to find ways towards eco-friendly, sustainable and biodiversity conservation.


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22 April 2022
No Plan(et) B: Plant A Tree From Your Home This Earth Day

No Plan(et) B: Plant A Tree From Your Home This Earth Day

You can name the tree, pick where it is planted and get regular updates about its wellbeing


11 April 2022
Delhi Pollution: Rai Unveils Summer Action Plan, Anti-Open Burning Campaign From Tuesday

Delhi Pollution: Rai Unveils Summer Action Plan, Anti-Open Burning Campaign From Tuesday

The Public Works Department will set up a special taskforce to map areas where green belt is required to be developed on the roadside. The government will also...


11 April 2022
Shivani Movaliya and Surali Ribadiya Co-founders of ‘Shurui Studio’ Talk About Their Lab Grown Diamond Jewelry Brand

Shivani Movaliya and Surali Ribadiya Co-founders of ‘Shurui Studio’ Talk About Their Lab Grown Diamond Jewelry Brand

Sisters-in-law, Shivani and Surali share more than just an ordinary familial bond. They are co-founders who joined hands to revolutionizing the diamond...


01 April 2022
McLeodganj, Himachal's Prized Tourist Destination, Sitting On A Time Bomb

McLeodganj, Himachal's Prized Tourist Destination, Sitting On A Time Bomb

Mindless construction, deforestation and chaos have cut short the life of Mcleodganj, the spiritual abode of monks, by several years.


30 March 2022
RMZ One Paramount: Positive Culture Equals To A Productive Workforce

RMZ One Paramount: Positive Culture Equals To A Productive Workforce

RMZ One Paramount comes with an architecturally impressive space with a range of amenities, including optimal car parking, a variety of F&B options, the best...


29 March 2022
Antarctica Heatwave Breaks All Historic Records

Antarctica Heatwave Breaks All Historic Records

The coldest place on the planet suffers from its worst ever heat wave


26 March 2022
‘Earth Hour’ Today, Here Is All You Need To Know About ‘Grassroots Environment Movement’

‘Earth Hour’ Today, Here Is All You Need To Know About ‘Grassroots Environment Movement’

Earth Hour event was started by World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in 2007 to encourage people globally about energy conservation.


16 March 2022
Holi 2022: 5 Reasons Why People Are Choosing Organic Colours To Play Holi This Year

Holi 2022: 5 Reasons Why People Are Choosing Organic Colours To Play Holi This Year

Cheap and easily available Holi colours are mostly made of industrial dyes or oxidized metals mixed with oil that can not only harm your skin but are also a...


16 March 2022
Sustainable Travel: 10 Car-Free Cities For Your Travel Bucketlist

Sustainable Travel: 10 Car-Free Cities For Your Travel Bucketlist

Tired of vehicular noise and pollution? This year, why not try visiting a city without cars, where people travel by boats or gondolas. Or cities where cars are...


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