Veteran actor-director Amol Palekar is waiting for Bollywood to wake up and stop treating environment as an untouchable subject.Aug 28, 2015, 17:43 PM IST
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.Jun 28, 2015, 18:08 PM IST
India and Egypt decided to form a Joint Working Group for cooperation in the field of environment, climate change, urban waste management and environmental education.Mar 07, 2015, 15:23 PM IST
While most Americans say the US ought to take a leadership role in combating global warming, they personally show low concern for it in comparison to other environmental issues, a survey has found.Dec 13, 2014, 23:14 PM IST
The government and corporations in China managed to hijack the issues concerning air pollution, raised by online activists in social media, a study suggests.Dec 03, 2014, 18:07 PM IST
NGO Greenpeace International, which is under the scanner of intelligence agencies, today alleged activists associated with it are being denied entry into the country.Nov 07, 2014, 22:47 PM IST
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.Aug 06, 2014, 21:22 PM IST
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar met Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar here on Thursday.Jul 03, 2014, 11:11 AM IST
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.Jun 04, 2014, 16:29 PM IST
India has been ranked at a low 155th position in a global list that evaluates countries on how well they perform on high-priority environmental issues.Jan 26, 2014, 21:43 PM IST
Matt Damon has expressed concern for the forthcoming generations and the environmental issues they are going to face.Aug 04, 2013, 13:57 PM IST
An inter-ministerial panel, headed by Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, is likely to discuss various environmental issues related to coal mining projects next week.Feb 14, 2013, 17:57 PM IST
Proper study needs to be undertaken to identify negative impacts of harmful waste.Jun 05, 2012, 16:12 PM IST
The Polavaram project on Godavari river was conceived as
a multi--purpose scheme providing irrigation to 4.36 lakh
hectares, water supply to towns and villages en route.
Proper study needs to be undertaken to identify negative impacts of harmful waste.Jun 07, 2011, 17:08 PM IST
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.
Seeking intervention, the Environment
Committee of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly today
asked the state government to take up issues related to
environment on priority.
The European Union`s rigid stand
on inclusion of social and environmental issues in a free
trade agreement with India may delay finalisation of the pact.