SAARC scientists to review climate change impact on coral reef
SAARC scientists to review climate change impact on coral reef

Several scientists from SAARC countries will come together in Port Blair in Andaman and Nicobar Islands from tomorrow for a five-day workshop that aims to throw light on the impact of climate change on coral reefs and protection of the environment.

Robert F Kennedy Jr leads march in Bihar

Robert F Kennedy Jr, a Congressman and related to the family of late US president John F Kennedy, led a procession of Buddhist devotees in Bihar Wednesday to propagate awareness on environment protection.

IT will help balance environment, development: Javadekar

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar Tuesday said that merit-based and information technology-driven initiatives would help striking a balance between environment protection and development.

Development, environment protection can go hand-in-hand: Prakash Javadekar

The global certification for Kerala's Ashtamudi estuary for sustainable fishing shows that development and environment protection can go hand-in-hand, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said Friday.

Synergy between environment protection and development vital: Javadekar

A synergy between the parameters of environment protection and development is "extremely vital" for balanced sustainable development, Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar said Saturday.

Campuses focus on teaching environment protection

Institutions are now focusing on teaching students the importance protecting the environment, finds Prachi Rege.

Will strain every nerve to protect environment: Natarajan

Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan Saturday said it was her mandate to protect forests and she would strain every nerve to shield them.

Environment protection a challenge in U’khand: Guv

Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi said today the conservation of the environment has become a challenge in the state which needs to be taken seriously.

Dubai to host Children`s Science Congress

The Friends of Kerala Sasthra Sahitya Parishad works for the popularisation of science and environment protection.

India may see Finnair`s first long-haul flight on bio-fuels

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 disappearing from Assam

Sparrows are disappearing from many parts of the country, and specially in Assam.

China to cut 40 percent emission by 2015

China also plans to invest nearly $540 billion in environment protection.

China to spend $400 bn for 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 maintains over 50% of land under forest cover

Malaysia currently maintains more than 50 per cent of its land under forest cover, according to the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry.

Kalam lauds HP govt for efforts in environment protection

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam has lauded efforts of Himachal Pradesh government in conserving and protecting the environment.