Bihar to form 16,351-km-long human chain to spread awareness about environment conservation

It may be recalled that first human chain, which was 11,292-km long, was attempted in 2017 with 2 crore people and the second human chain in 2018 was 14,000-km long.

Jan 19, 2020, 08:04 AM IST

Know about the advantages of Metro Project in Mumbai

Know about the advantages of Metro Project in Mumbai. Watch to know more.

Sep 19, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Dia Mirza in Delhi for UN conference

Actress-producer Dia Mirza, who has been vocal about environmental conservation and protection, is in the Capital for an important UN conference on climate change.

Sep 09, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Deshhit: Watch top 20 Deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings top Deshhit stories of the day. Watch this video to know top stories of the day.

Sep 09, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

DNA: How is Plastic affecting 'Human Health' and 'Environment'

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you DNA test on plastic, which is affecting human health and environment. It has become one of the major concerns in India now. Watch full video to know more. #PlasticPollution #HumanHealth

Aug 16, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

Eat less meat, reduce food waste and you'll help save Earth: UN

Food waste and meat consumption are big contributors to global warming, with food waste producing between 8% and 10% and livestock 14.5 per cent of global emissions, according to the World Wildlife Fund. 

Aug 09, 2019, 08:09 AM IST

Land under pressure from humans, climate change: IPCC report

"Governments challenged the IPCC to take the first ever comprehensive look at the whole land-climate system. We did this through many contributions from experts and governments worldwide," said IPCC Chair Hoesung Lee.

Aug 08, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Multiple genes to blame for risk of asthma, eczema

The study, published in the journal Human Molecular Genetics, shows that the risk of developing asthma, hay fever or eczema is affected by genes, environment and lifestyle factors.

Aug 07, 2019, 15:10 PM IST

Google to neutralise carbon emission for device shipments by 2020

The tech giant reportedly uses post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic in its portfolio of Nest thermostats, with the new pledge set to boost its use of the material, as well as recycled metals.

Aug 06, 2019, 16:19 PM IST

Students with greater sense of belonging are helpful

This indicates that parents might be able to play a proactive role in increasing their child's sense of belonging at school by focusing on improving family belongingness.

Jul 31, 2019, 14:59 PM IST

India-built cryostat base ready for installation in France

The biggest fusion machine in history, counting at least one million pieces of equipment, aims to complete through first plasma in 2025 -- the first stage of operation for ITER as a functional machine.

Jul 22, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

25,000 trees in 5 years: How a 72-year-old is turning Madhya Pradesh green

Dr Rajesh Agrawal's mission began after he noticed that the government spent lakhs on building shops in the transport town but missed to plant a single tree for shade. 

Jul 16, 2019, 07:31 AM IST

Education institutions declare climate emergency

Talks about a three-point plan that includes going carbon neutral by 2030 or 2050 at the latest, mobilising more resources for action-oriented climate change research and skills creation, and increasing the delivery of environmental and sustainability education across curricula, campus and community outreach programmes.

Jul 11, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

World not doing enough about climate change: UN

The natural environment is deteriorating at an alarming rate: sea levels are rising; ocean acidification is accelerating; the last four years have been the warmest on record; one million plant and animal species are at risk of extinction, and land degradation continues unchecked.

Jul 11, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

Human waste an asset to economy, environment: Study

We typically think of sanitation as degrading the environment, but we find ways it could actually help improve it while bringing benefits for people.

Jul 11, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

Modi's 'Environment Protection' mantra for New India ?

Modi's 'Environment Protection' mantra for New India ? Watch Debate

Jul 06, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

Robert Downey Jr announces new project dedicated to environment

However, the actor didn`t reveal more details about the project.

Jun 05, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

World Environment Day: Beat air pollution with IIT-Delhi alumni's low-cost solution

Launched by IIT-Delhi alumni, Nanoclean Global Pvt Ltd is an Indian start-up, providing low-cost solutions to tackle air pollution. It had won the prestigious Startup National Award for their effort. #WorldEnvironmentDay #BeatAirPollution #IIT

Jun 05, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

India and China lead the way in increasing Earth's green cover: NASA report

That spike in human population is detrimental to Earth's green cover is a notion that has been busted by both India and China.

Feb 12, 2019, 16:43 PM IST

Haryana farmers reduce stubble-burning, claims government

Farmers in Punjab continue to burn stubble while the Haryana government claims that stubble-burning has gone down in 2018. 

Oct 25, 2018, 21:10 PM IST