SDGs need to avoid environment-development trade-offs: Report

Efficient use of the available natural resource and minimizing the wastage should be the driving point of the upcoming Sustainable Development Goals, says a new report.

More clean energy, less wastage in last 5 years: Obama

US President Barack Obama has said that his government has been using more clean energy and wasting less power in the last five years but stressed that more needs to be done to address the generational problem.

Need for sustainable waste management: Deepa Dasmunshi

Minister of State for Urban Development Deepa Dasmunshi has advocated an "integrated" and "sustainable" waste management system in the country.

`Curb wastage, pollution to tackle water disputes`

Curbing wastage, reducing pollution and forming joint platforms to assess geological changes were among the urgent steps needed to tackle the growing conflicts on water between countries and within their own boundaries.

`Time to address wastage of food products`

The country had been incurring a loss of more than Rs
50,000 crore annually due to wastage and inadequate facilities
for storage of food products, he said.

Energy drinks just a waste of money: Expert

All those who are spending money on those energy sports drinks are just wasting their money-as they just end up consuming lots of extra calories, warns an expert.

Energy drinks just a waste of money: Expert

All those who are spending money on those energy sports drinks are just wasting their money-as they just end up consuming lots of extra calories, warns an expert.

`Poor storage facilities leading to food wastage`

Lack of adequate or proper storage
facilities is resulting in rotting of foodgrains, Agriculture
and Food Minister Sharad Pawar said on Saturday.