Institutions are now focusing on teaching students the importance protecting the environment, finds Prachi Rege.
Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan Saturday said it was her mandate to protect forests and she would strain every nerve to shield them.
Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi said today the conservation of the environment has become a challenge in the state which needs to be taken seriously.
The Friends of Kerala Sasthra Sahitya Parishad works for the popularisation of science and environment protection.
Nordic carrier Finnair will launch its first long-haul flight powered by bio-fuels to Asia, where India is a strategic market, to show its commitment towards environment protection and sustainable air transportation.
Sparrows are disappearing from many parts of the country, and specially in Assam.
China also plans to invest nearly $540 billion in environment protection.
China on Friday announced plans to invest over USD 400 billion in the next four years for environment protection as a new survey showed that the country had become the top emitter of greenhouse gases.
Malaysia currently maintains more than 50 per cent of its land under forest cover, according to the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry.
Former president APJ Abdul Kalam has lauded efforts of Himachal Pradesh government in conserving and protecting the environment.
Day in Pics: 3rd September
Showbiz World - September 3, 2014
Celebrities welcome Ganapati