Kerala to make 2015 National Games Village eco-friendly
Kerala to make 2015 National Games Village eco-friendly

The Jawarharlal Nehru Tropical Botanical Garden and Research Institute (JNTBGRI), as part of its developmental plans, will spend Rs.50 lakh to turn the 2015 National Games Village eco-friendly.

Rio 2016 Olympics makes low-carbon pledge
Rio 2016 Olympics makes low-carbon pledge

Eco-friendly initiatives will cut greenhouse gas emissions by 500,000 tons during the Rio 2016 Olympics, Games organisers said.

KSBB's People's artificial reef a success

An eco-friendly artificial reef programme initiated by Kerala State Bio-diversity Board here has become a success with fish catch in the area showing a good increase.

Education institutes go green

Being eco-friendly is not only a social responsibility of the corporate, but also education institutes. Prachi Rege scans for environment projects taken up on campuses across the country.

Hugging tree makes me beautiful: Shailene Woodley

Actress Shailene Woodley says hugging trees make her beautiful. The 22-year-old actress follows an eco-friendly beauty regime and has asked people to indulge in tree-hugging, in order to achieve a naturally radiant glow, reportedly.

DRDO unveils eco-friendly complex based on bio-digester tech

DRDO is achieving many successes on technology front and is being recognised for the facilities it has developed for the welfare of people, Avinash Chander, Scientific Adviser to Defence Minister, said on Wednesday.

Woody Harrelson launches eco-friendly paper line

Woody Harrelson is launching an eco-friendly line of paper to save the trees.

Jessica Alba likes eco-friendly house

Jessica Alba prefers using toxic free paint and furniture for her house.

Pamela Anderson selling eco-friendly mansion for USD 5million

Pamela Anderson has reportedly decided to put her Malibu home on the market for USD 5 million.

Delhi government to ban plastic bags

The Delhi government has decided to impose a blanket ban on the manufacture, storage and usage of plastic bags in the capital.

U2’s the Edge’s eco-friendly homes plan rejected by environmentalists

U2 guitarist the Edge has been stopped from building five eco-friendly mansions overlooking the Pacific Ocean and Malibu by the California Coastal Commission.

Waste chicken feathers could be used to produce biodegradable plastic

New research suggests that chicken feathers could be used to produce eco-friendly, biodegradable plastics.

Firth wears eco-friendly clothes at Oscars

Firth and his wife wore environment-friendly outfits at the Academy Awards.

Cotton totes need to used 131 times to be `eco-friendly`

Cotton bags offered by many supermarkets may be less "green" than plastic carriers.

Now, synthetic gasoline that is cheaper, eco-friendly

Synthetic, hydrogen-based fuel that would be more stable in price than oil and would produce no carbon emissions.

Natalie Portman`s engagement ring is eco-friendly

She is one of Hollywood`s most famous vegetarians and actress Natalie Portman`s engagement ring is as environment-friendly as she is.

Japan firm makes eco-friendly electronic rickshaw

A Japanese manufacturer has unveiled an electronic version of a rickshaw.

Generate green power from your balcony!

Greenerator design could be a way to preserve the view while reducing reliance on coal.

S Korea to launch `green credits`

S Korea will launch an incentive system for people who purchase eco-friendly products.

Saying "I Do" the green way

With wedding planners going eco-friendly, tying a green nuptial that is quite a big trend in the west seems to be catching up with Indians too.