US President Barack Obama has lamented the slow progress in combating the threat posed by climate change as he discussed global warming and pressing environmental issues with celebrated British naturalist Sir David Attenborough.
With the NDA Government planning to establish 100 Smart Cities throughout the country, noted environmentalist R K Pachauri Wednesday underscored the necessity for these upcoming cities to be environmentally responsible.
The Govt. has proposed
establishing a National Green Tribunal for quick and effective
disposal of cases relating to environmental issues, Union
Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh said Saturday.