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World Environment Day: Here's how Bollywood stars are doing their bit!

World Environment Day: Here's how Bollywood stars are doing their bit!

They also made sure that the right message gets disseminated to their fans.

World Environment Day 2016: A look at the sordid business of illegal wildlife trade

World Environment Day 2016: A look at the sordid business of illegal wildlife trade

This World Environment Day, the United Nations Organisation (UN) has pledged “Zero Tolerance for the Illegal Wildlife Trade”, making it the theme for 2016.

World Environment Day, 2016: How animal extinction influences our health!

We all are aware how animal extinction alters the environment, but, what many are seemingly clueless about is, how this affects human health.

Value of environmental crimes reaches $258 bn: UNEP report

Environmental crimes have surpassed illegal trade in small arms in terms of profits accrued and the sophistication of perpetrators.

World Environment Day, 2016: UN pledges to end illegal wildlife trade

World Environment Day, 2016: UN pledges to end illegal wildlife trade

Elephants, Rhinos, Turtles, Whales are just some of the species that are mercilessly killed and smuggled for their meat, fur, skin, tusks etc.

World Environment Day: ZEE, Bhamla Foundation unite for environmental awareness

World Environment Day: ZEE, Bhamla Foundation unite for environmental awareness

ZEE and the Bhamla Foundation will be organizing a star-studded event at the open-air amphitheatre at Carter Road, Bandra in Mumbai on June 05, 2016. 

DNA: Delhi or Beijing- Which city has the worst air quality?

On this World Environment Day, let's find out: India or China, whose capital city has the worse air quality?

Army, Navy mark World Environment Day

On the occasion of World Environment Day, Navy today set itself a goal of reducing paper consumption at all its establishments by 10 per cent this year while the Army planted one lakh saplings in Kumaon hills in record 19 minutes.

'Sustainable livelihood should be linked to sustainable ecology'

 Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today said sustainable livelihood activities of the people in the state should be linked to "sustainable ecology" in the context of concerns over issues related to climate change and global warming.

Bhopal gas victims protest against Centre over toxic material

A group of 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy victims held a rally here on World Environment Day on Friday to highlight the Centre's failure to ensure removal of toxic material lying here under the soil for so many years, threatening many lives.

Environment cases to be disposed of in a year: NGT

Chairperson of National Green Tribunal Justice Swatanter Kumar today said the tribunal has set a deadline of one year for disposing of cases pertaining to environmental problems, as he cited Delhi's example where he said children were facing a number of health problems due to "ever increasing pollution".

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Increasing dead bodies in Ganga posing threat to river health: TERI

Increasing dead bodies in Ganga posing threat to river health: TERI

A recent survey by the Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has showed that an increasing dead bodies of human beings and cattle floating in the Ganges pose a threat to the health of the river.

Kolkata hails eco-conservation on World Environment Day

From sporting sustainable textiles to greening public spaces, residents of this eastern metropolis did their bit to spread awareness about ecological conservation on World Environment Day on Friday.

Are we doing enough for our environment?

Are we doing enough for our environment?

"Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed." - Mahatma Gandhi

Delhi govt hardens stance against open burning of trash

Hardening its stance against open burning of trash, the Delhi government has decided to empower officials of its revenue department to crack the whip on the offenders months after a similar move arming the SDMs with the same powers to check growing pollution.

On World Environment Day, Javadekar asks all to opt for 'less'

 Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar exhorted industries and society to adopt the '3Rs' of 'Reduce, Reuse and Recycle' on World Environment Day on Friday and urged all to opt for "less" in order to check the rate of depletion of natural resources.

Maharashtra CM's wife initiates drive to plant saplings

On the World Environment Day, residents of Malabar hill, of South Mumbai and Amruta, the wife of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, initiated a drive of planting saplings opposite the Girgoan Chowpatty(beach).

World Environment Day: Spiritual group plants 10 million trees

World Environment Day: Spiritual group plants 10 million trees

A spiritual group said on Friday that it had achieved its 2011 target of planting 10 million trees across the country.

PM Modi plants Kadamb tree on World Environment Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday planted a Kadam tree at 7RCR on the occasion of World Environment Day(WED) to create awareness for environment.