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Emperor penguins are more willing to relocate

Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 09:47

Researchers have offered new insights on the long-term future of emperor penguins by showing that the penguins may be behaving in ways that allow them to adapt to their changing environment better than expected.

UN chief to visit three African countries: Spokesman

Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 09:01

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon is scheduled to start a visit to Namibia, Equatorial Guinea and Kenya Monday.

Word `delay` is deleted under Narendra Modi govt: Prakash Javadekar

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 22:22

"Consider word `delay` has been deleted." This was the message by Prakash, Minister for I&B Minister, as he sought to assure all concerned that Modi govt would ensure speedy implementation of tasks.

Nanoparticles in dietary supplements can be harmful to environment

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 13:47

Nanoparticles, which are becoming omnipresent in our food and personal care products, could cause problems in our digestive system, which can result in release of the potentially harmful substances to the environment.

India has right to grow, carbon emissions may rise: Prakash Javadekar

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 18:53

Prakash Javadekar, India`s Environment minister has taken a bold stand on the carbon emissions issue and stated a stark and inevitable truth.Though he emphasised on the fact that India is committed to reduce carbon emissions, it may increase in the process of development and poverty eradication.

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar holds first `janata darbar`

Last Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014, 19:13

Pitching for wider participation of people to increase green cover in cities, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday held his first "janta darbar" where he listened to concerns about depleting forests and suggestions to check the trends on the issue.

Jairam Ramesh says Greenpeace is funded domestically

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 01:11

Former environment minister Jairam Ramesh on Thursday virtually backed the NGO Greenpeace in the backdrop of an Intelligence Bureau report warning that the NGO is a threat to the country`s economic growth.

Dia Mirza to create eco awareness among children

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 19:40

Actress-producer Dia Mirza will attend the Kids for Tigers camp initiative, to be held during the coming weekend in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh.

How Earth avoided global warming in the past

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 16:26

A new study has revealed that development of a huge mountain range in the middle of the ancient supercontinent, Pangea helped Earth to avoid huge rise in atmospheric CO2 last time.

Ozone peaked to dangerous levels in Delhi: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 23:01

Even as residents in Delhi continue to battle the soaring temperature this summer, the Ozone has also peaked to dangerous levels in the national capital.

Goa CM meets Environment Min over mining issues

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 15:47

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today met Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar and discussed the issues arising from the ban of mining activities within a kilometre of national parks and sanctuaries.

`India to have proactive role in global events on environment`

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 23:07

India would have a proactive role in the international events related to environment in the days to come, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said.