`Energy efficiency as important as clean generation`

As the fourth largest consumer of energy in the world, India`s power efficiency management has a bearing on the entire planet and solutions that go beyond the generation stage are equally critical, experts have said.

Army marks environment day with tree plantation drives

The Army which contributes significantly in keeping large tracts of Maidan area in the heart of the city green, today undertook a tree plantation drive at its Ballygunj Military Camp to mark World Environment Day.

30 percent economic activity in Goa at risk due to global warming

Over 30 percent of economic activity in tourism-centric Goa was vulnerable to global warming, a leading academic has said.

Rise in sea level doubled in three decades, say researchers

he rise of sea level in the world is around three millimetres per year, which is double the rate three decades ago, a senior scientist said here today.

Sudarshan Patnaik creates sand sculpture to mark World Environment Day

Marking the World Environment Day noted sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik has created a unique sand sculpture in Puri depicting the importance of protecting the environment and building eco-friendly homes.

World Environment Day: India’s environmental performance

Sixty plus years of Independence yet no freedom from pollution!

World Environment Day: PM Modi urges people to make the planet cleaner, greener

In a bid to promote a healthier and clean environment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday appealed to the countrymen for taking pledge to save the environment on the occasion of World Environment Day.

World Environment Day celebrated across the nation

A cycle rally was organized in Bhopal and an event called `run for awareness` was held in Varanasi to mark the World Environment Day.

A weekend with the fireflies, at Purushwadi

It`s 7 am on Saturday and I`m on my way to Purushwadi, for my first date with the fireflies! 10 million of them!

Global sea level rise: World at threat

A glacier is a persistent body of dense ice that is constantly moving under its own weight. It forms where the accumulation of snow exceeds its melting and sublimation over many years, often centuries.

India`s struggle to free Ganga of pollution– a flowing mess!

For centuries, Ganga is considered as the holiest of the holy rivers, serving as a gateway for souls to escape the cycle of rebirth and attain salvation.

World Environment Day: Climate change and Small Islands

Our Mother Earth - we owe it for our life, existence and much more. We need to preserve it not just for ourselves, but for our future generations as well.

How will you celebrate World Environment Day?

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Kerala to plant one million saplings on Environment Day

Kerala will mark the World Environment Day June 5 by planting a million saplings in an hour, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said Thursday.

Global malnutrition costs `unacceptably high`: UN

The UN report said that malnutrition, including obesity and under-nourishment problems have been raised to `unacceptably high` levels.

Delhi NGO opens office made of waste

In a unique initiative on World Environment Day Wednesday, a Delhi-based NGO has inaugurated its office created from waste sourced from scrap dealers and junk yards across the city.

Fill your beauty cabinet with eco-friendly products

It’s time to revamp your beauty cabinet with natural products on World Environment Day.

"Think, Eat, Save- Reduce Footprint" in Nagaland

Nagaland today joined the rest of the world in celebrating the World Environment Day with enthusiasm under the theme "Think, Eat, Save-Reduce Foodprint".

Debate on development vs environment unnecessary: Natarajan

The development versus environment debate is unnecessary and irrelevant, Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan said Wednesday.

Greens salute evangelist Prasad on environment day

Hundreds of activists, students and members of NGOs Wednesday joined India`s leading ecologists in saluting conservation evangelist M.K. Prasad to mark the World Environment Day here.